5 things you definitely CANNOT do in Dubai.

5 things you definitely CANNOT do in Dubai.

5 gentle reminders for getting the best out of your time in Dubai.

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TripAdvisor leads the way towards promoting responsible tourism.

This week travel giant TripAdvisor took a great leap towards conscious, ethical and responsible tourism. The site announced that it will no longer take bookings for experiences where tourists come … Source: TripAdvisor leads the way towards promoting responsible tourism.

London in the sunshine

London in the sunshine

“Sir, when a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.” – Samuel Johnson (The Life of Samuel Johnson LL.D.Vol 3)

It is well known amongst my friends, that wherever I am in the world, I always return to London during the summer months. When this city  begins to awaken from it’s wintery slumber, there is no place I would rather be. The feeling of walking down a leafy street with the gentle sunlight caressing my face is one of happiness in abundance. This is my favourite time of the year.

Whenever anyone mentions visiting, I always advice that they do so in summer. London is the most visited city in Europe and has a reputation for being one of the most expensive. There is, however, so much to do and see that costs nothing or very little and yet encapsulates everything that London is.

As I…

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11 pictures to prove that Paris is the undisputed city of love.

11 pictures to prove that Paris is the undisputed city of love.

What can be said of Paris that hasn't been said a thousand times? Of it's beauty, food, fashion, culture? A city immortalised by the murmur of a thousand words. On this, my 11th visit to Paris, what can be said that is not an echo of words past? What's to ''see'' in Paris? As I breathe, move, talk, laugh, eat and smile...I [...]

8 Places to Eat Like a Local in Colombo.

8 Places to Eat Like a Local in Colombo.

To say that food and drink plays a big part in Sri Lankan culture would be the single  greatest understatement in the world. When you are the producer of almost all of the world's cinnamon and  most of its spices it follows that your cuisine would be pretty darn good. Mix in the Dutch Colonial and South Indian [...]