Last Updated: Sunday, July 24, 2016For many a traveller, a South American hit list is topped by the likes of Brazil, Argentina or Colombia. Some may opt for Bolivia; others Chile, or Peru. Few are even aware of a country called Guyana.
Last Updated: Monday, December 4, 2017 Summer holidays are approaching and so is financial uncertainty. Politicians have got us in a spin, doom mongers are giving us palpitations and all we really want to know is “where can we go on holiday without filing for bankruptcy?”. This is not a straight forward question because a […]
Last Updated: Monday, February 27, 2017 As a traveller, what would spring to mind when you hear of a country that shares a border with Hungary, Austria, the Czech Republic, Poland and Ukraine? One of the most naturally spectacular destinations any one could ever find themselves in, right?
Last Updated: Saturday, July 9, 2016 The mention of Albania evokes not-so-rosy images in the minds of many, and its slightly checkered history involving communist dictatorships has a lot to do with it. Never mind its status as one of Europe’s least privileged nations in terms of financial riches.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 23, 2016 For some reason that may not be evidently clear, a good deal of people tend to have a prejudice or certain false notion about Poland. Approach it this way and your beliefs will be reinforced (Law of Expectation?).
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 27, 2017 Eastern Europe. There is no place like it in the world. The centuries of history aside, its natural scenery is just breathtaking; the landscapes intriguing.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 4, 2017 To some, Sweden is that beautiful land of Volvos, blondes, Absolut Vodka, and IKEA, never mind a certain legendary ‘70s pop quartet. You know, those worn-out prejudices we’ve grown all too accustomed to.