Africa
By Stephanie Mitchell

10 Amazing January Sale Deals That Will Help You Make 2014 Unforgettable!

This year’s sale deals are, quite frankly, ridiculous. And we mean that in a good way! We’ve got so many deals floating around, that we decided to choose our our top 10 to make your life easier! Heren are our top 10 sale deals that will make your life unforgettable…

Africa
By Lisa Crowther

High Five… High Fives of 2013!

As 2013 draws to a close, we take a look back at some of our favourite blogs from the year’s High Five series. Were our favourites the same as yours? There’s only one way to find out…

Africa
By Lisa Crowther

The Top 5 Ways to Spot the Big 5 in South Africa

South Africa is a wonderland, a part of the world that won’t fail to surprise and astound you time and time again. There are a huge selection of overland trips to help you get up close and personal with the Big Five in South Africa, here are our pick of the top 5 overland trips to spot the Big 5.

Africa
By Cath Millman

Turn your stopover into a start-over

A necessary evil to fly for the best price, stopovers are often best forgotten. Unless you enjoy sleeping on the cold, hard floor of an airport waiting lounge of course. But why not treat it as an opportunity? With a little know-how, the humble stopover can become the start of something amazing.

Africa
By Francoise Daines

Ask the Experts: Where’s best for my next ‘Off the beaten track’ adventure?

Our Experts are back in the hot seat, and this week they’re dishing out advice on why Ethiopia’s a must-see ‘off the beaten’ track destination.

Africa
By Francoise Daines

Why Does Everyone Go to Morocco?

Morocco is a popular choice for a winter getaway, but just what is it about this North Africa country that makes it so appealing?

Africa
By Lisa Crowther

The World’s Best Hostels for Stunning Scenery

If your skimping on your travels and staying in hostels then you should expect very basic, maybe even slightly rundown backstreet sheds right? Wrong! These backpacker hostels are examples of how you can enjoy stunning views and locations on a backpackers budget.

Africa
By Anna Corbett

High Five… Ethiopia!

Ethiopia is one of Africa’s most exciting, and unexplored traveller trails. There’s a huge amount to be gained from a trip to this incredible country – including a whole new understanding of it. Here are our top five reasons why we think Ethiopia should be catapulted straight to the top of your travel list.

Africa
By Lisa Crowther

Ask the Experts: Where Should I Go for Some Sun in November?

It’s time for Ask the Experts and this week Lucy from our Leeds Vicar Lane store steps up to answer the question of another perplexed blog reader. Find out what advice she can offer on where to find some sun this November.

Worldwide
By Francoise Daines

The Complete A-Z of Backpacking the World

If you’re thinking of leaving your home comforts behind, and heading off with a soon to be grubby backpack on your back, then check out our complete A-Z of Backpacking the World.