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Tips for Taking in Conferences Abroad

UNITED KINGDOM | Tuesday, 18 Jun 2019 | Views [19]

The old adage in business states that it’s not what you know, it’s who you know. We all know that personal relationships can take you a long way in the working world, and if you meet people in the know, they can give you the means to take ... Read more >


Touring Aberdeenshire: Discovering Scotland's Wildlife

UNITED KINGDOM | Monday, 10 Jun 2019 | Views [18]

There are few places in the world that can rival the stunning landscapes of Scotland. These landscapes and surrounding seas are home to a vast array of wildlife from wild hare, to deer to dolphins. Here we will look at some of the best places in the ... Read more >


5 Reasons to Explore Bristol this Summer 2019

UNITED KINGDOM | Thursday, 6 Jun 2019 | Views [25]

In South West England sits Bristol, one of the UK’s most popular destinations for tourists. Not only is Bristol one of the best cities in the UK to visit, it was also voted the best city to live in in 2014 and 2017 by the Sunday Times. If you’... Read more >


Knowing You’re Healthy to Travel

UNITED KINGDOM | Tuesday, 14 May 2019 | Views [10]

Taking a holiday or a trip is supposed to be an exciting time, and you want to make sure that you are in the best physical health you can be in to ensure that you enjoy yourself. Different types of trips will require different levels of health, and it ... Read more >


Moving Abroad: A Quick Guide to Getting Started

UNITED KINGDOM | Wednesday, 17 Apr 2019 | Views [50]

Whether moving abroad alone or with friends and family, it can be a daunting experience. The lure of more money in work, year-round sunshine or a better way of life, or even all three, have many of us dreaming of a new life in another country. So, what’... Read more >

Tags: apps, technology, travel, travel industry


A Beginners Guide to Aberdeen

UNITED KINGDOM | Tuesday, 9 Apr 2019 | Views [51]

When it comes to tourism in Scotland, a lot of people are looking beyond the usual hotspots of Edinburgh and Glasgow. In the pretty North East, you’ll find the historic city of Aberdeen. While it often feels like Aberdeen is isolated from ... Read more >

Tags: aberdeen, holiday, scotland, travel


Moving to the UK to Invest in Property

UNITED KINGDOM | Tuesday, 9 Apr 2019 | Views [61]

With a lot of uncertainty still surrounding the UK with regards to Brexit and its future relationship with the EU, many foreign investors are keen to see where the opportunities lie. As the value of the Euro is up against the value of sterling, a lot ... Read more >

Tags: brexit, immgration, investment, moving, property, uk


Going Solo: A Guide to Travelling Alone

UNITED KINGDOM | Thursday, 28 Mar 2019 | Views [81]

Travelling is one of life’s great pleasures. It’s normally a time we can relax, refresh, explore new cultures and experience a new perspective on the world. However, organising a trip and getting everyone who’s going to agree can become ... Read more >

Tags: travel, travelling along, travelling solo


Planning the Perfect Relaxing Staycation

UNITED KINGDOM | Tuesday, 26 Mar 2019 | Views [44]

With Easter only just around the corner, many of us are looking to book a bit of time away to recharge while the school holidays are in full flow. While it’s nice to be able to book a couple of days in the sun, many of us can find the very process ... Read more >

Tags: staycation, travel, uk


Why You Need to Visit Blackpool Tower in 2019

UNITED KINGDOM | Thursday, 21 Mar 2019 | Views [55]

Blackpool Tower, the UK’s answer to the Paris landmark the Eiffel Tower, is a popular tourist attraction which opened in 1894 in the seaside resort Blackpool, Lancashire. The tower is a Grade I listed building and the 120 th tallest freestanding ... Read more >

Tags: blackpool, things to see in blackpool, travel


Moving from Ireland to the UK - a guide

UNITED KINGDOM | Thursday, 21 Mar 2019 | Views [45]

When I moved from Ireland to the UK for work in 2008, I followed a strong emigration tradition of family members and fellow countrymen before me. It seems almost quaint now in a time of Brexit panic and uncertainty, but when I packed my bags and moved ... Read more >

Tags: brexit, ireland, moving, uk


Tips For Driving Your Van In Winter Climates

UNITED KINGDOM | Thursday, 28 Feb 2019 | Views [78]

More and more of us are opting to take holidays that involve travelling by campervan. It’s easy to see what the appeal of this way of travelling is. There are more vans on the market to buy than ever before, and thanks to online marketplaces like ... Read more >

Tags: campervan, safety, van, winter


Your Holiday Planning Checklist

UNITED KINGDOM | Wednesday, 6 Feb 2019 | Views [150]

Planning the perfect holiday can be an exciting time but if it's solely down to you to plan and organise, the experience can feel overwhelming. A poorly planned trip can lead to more stress and anxiety when you arrive at your destination - especially ... Read more >

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Top Tips for Making the Most of Interrailing

UNITED KINGDOM | Wednesday, 23 Jan 2019 | Views [170]

A great way to find adventure on a budget is to go interrailing across Europe. Interrailing allows you to see many countries in one trip, travelling from country to country via train – with just one ticket! If you plan your trip beforehand and ... Read more >

Tags: a guide to travelling, tips for interrailing, travelling across europe


Top Places to Visit in Newcastle in 2019

UNITED KINGDOM | Thursday, 10 Jan 2019 | Views [134]

Newcastle is an incredibly popular location for a night out and long drunken weekends away. Although Newcastle does have a lot to offer on a night out and to drunk stag and hen parties, there’s so much more to it than just that. Whether you are ... Read more >

Tags: reasons to visit newcastle, things to do in newcastle, visiting newcastle


Visiting London at Your Own Pace

UNITED KINGDOM | Thursday, 6 Dec 2018 | Views [107]

The UK capital is regarded as a global tourist destination. It's easy to see why, as with a population in excess of 8 million and a history stretching as far back as the Roman era, London has plenty to offer. For those wanting to come and see the sights, ... Read more >

Tags: london, planning, travel


What You Need to Know About Travel Vaccinations

UNITED KINGDOM | Wednesday, 5 Dec 2018 | Views [125]

Most of us are aware that there are certain places you can travel to where you will need to be properly vaccinated beforehand to protect you from local diseases. However, how much do we really know? How long before your trip should you be vaccinated? ... Read more >

Tags: technology, travel, travel industry, vaccinations


2019 Holiday planning

UNITED KINGDOM | Saturday, 10 Nov 2018 | Views [122]

With Winter in full swing, now is the perfect time to start planning for your next summer holiday. If nothing else, it will help you get through the dreary UK winter months knowing that you’ll be jetting off somewhere that’s actually warm.... Read more >

Tags: 2019, finance, saving, travel


Why You Should Visit Aberdeen this Christmas

UNITED KINGDOM | Wednesday, 7 Nov 2018 | Views [101]

Aberdeen is the third largest city in Scotland, with a rich cultural and historical significance. The Granite city is an underrated gem with a lot to discover, making it the perfect getaway this Christmas break. Every year the streets of Aberdeen ... Read more >

Tags: aberdeen, christmas in aberdeen, holiday for christmas


A Survival Guide to Long-Haul Travel

UNITED KINGDOM | Tuesday, 6 Nov 2018 | Views [94]

Travelling and experiencing completely different cultures is one of the most life-affirming things we can do. However, the process of packing, preparing for your trip and getting to your destination is not without its stresses. Added to making sure you’... Read more >

Tags: a guide to travel, long-haul flight, travel guide


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