• Destinations,  Europe,  Iceland

    Iceland on a budget

    Visiting Iceland on a budget has never been easy but in recent years, Iceland has become more affordable for visitors who wish to explore the breathtaking natural scenery of the ‘Land of Fire and Ice.’   Is Iceland expensive?  …

  • Monte Tropical Gardens Funchal
    Europe,  Madeira

    Things to do in Funchal, Madeira

    Funchal is the charming, capital city on the island of Madeira. The majority of the population of this volcanic island live in sprawling Funchal, which stretches from the Atlantic shoreline into the steep hills behind the city. There are lots…

  • Plitvice Park
    Croatia,  Destinations,  Europe

    Visiting Plitvice Lakes

    Plitvice Lakes National Park in Croatia is one of Croatia’s most visited tourist attractions and regularly tops Croatia’s ‘must see‘ list. Located in the northern central part of the country, away from the sunny coast, you do not ‘go past’…

  • Lumbarda, Korcula, Croatia
    Croatia,  Destinations,  Europe

    Lumbarda

    Lumbarda is a small, picturesque village on Korcula island, Croatia and is truly a hidden gem in Croatias’ tourist attractions.  Reputed to be the oldest settlement on Korcula island, the pretty village is built around a sweeping, sheltered bay and…