The Best Christmas Markets in Europe

It’s almost Christmas and while it might be too late for you to plan an overseas Christmas now, it’s never too early to think about next year. There’s lots of reasons why it’s a great idea to spend Christmas overseas, from getting to experience a new culture (and their often fascinating Christmas traditions), to exploring exciting Christmas markets and – of course – visiting friends and family overseas.

One of my favourite things to do… Read more »


Road Travel Tips in the EU

Road trips through Europe are a perfect way to really experience another country, and self-driven holidays are becoming increasingly popular. A survey conducted by the AA found that 11% of members were planning to take their own car on holiday, and even more people rent a car when they are on holiday. There are plenty of guides out there about what to watch out for when driving in Europe – like… Read more »


Tips for Buying Landscape Art

There’s no better feeling than walking away with a new piece of art that you know is going to perfectly match your home, office or business space. A good piece of art can totally transform the feeling of the room, brighten it up and make you feel more at home. Obviously the word “good” is subjective when it comes to landscape art, but we have some suggestions of ensuring you buy landscape art that… Read more »


Fuel Your Wanderlust: UK Edition

All adventure craves inspiration. If you’re already taking afternoon tea and taking “the lift” upstairs, but it’s not quite time to buy that plane ticket yet, get your Brit fix here.  Be careful – you may find yourself a little more polite afterwards.

For those whose knees go weak at good British accent, any of Richard Curtis’s films will have you daydreaming of being swept off your feet…. Read more »


Fuel Your Wanderlust – Europe Edition

All adventure craves inspiration.  These cinematic journeys will let you travel without ever leaving your couch.  Use liberally in treatment for a pervasive itch to explore Europe.  Side effects may include mild worsening of the condition, ranging from browsing plane tickets to purchasing travel guides.

Wander Wide-Eyed With Audrey

Gamine and graceful, Audrey Hepburn makes every moment seem flawless and romantic.  She is the essence of how… Read more »


Fuel Your Wanderlust – India Edition

All adventure craves inspiration.  Whether you’re planning you’re first expedition to the subcontinent or are dreaming of your return, these little pieces of India will fuel your wanderlust to the place Rolland described as “where all the dreams of living men have found a home.”

Watch: Forget Julia Robert’s in an ashram, and try these Indian cinematic experiences instead.  For a lovingly crafted portrayal of India’s strange beauties and elusive quirks, check out… Read more »


Backpacking Chic

Backpacking beauties, meandering mavens, we know you pride yourself on your low-maintenance wandering, devotedly worshiping at the altar of the Goddess of Packing Light.  But it’s important not to forget that you’re a goddess too – and you’re going to want to be ready for that big night out when it comes around.  Redefine essentials with these must-haves for every girl-on-the-go.

A great pair of jeans – We tend to dismiss jeans as… Read more »