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Where to eat in Malta and Gozo

Cityscape of Valletta from the harbour

Malta and Gozo are culturally diverse and this Mediterranean paradise continues to fascinate food lovers around the world. This is thanks to its large variety of traditional and local cuisines, which are influenced by their international neighbours, like Italy. Think stews and soups, pasta and fresh seafood (lobster ravioli), paired with local wines.   

A guide on things to do in Ioannina Greece

Things to do in Ioannina Epirus Greece

Built on the banks around Lake Pamvotis is the capital of Epirus, Ioannina (also known as Yannena) Greece. It is a historical town that promises unique culture experience, great food and friendly people. If you are looking for outdoor activities where you can step back into nature or a religious journey then Epirus region is […]

Val Thorens Ski Resort -Where the Season Starts Early and Ends Late

Snow covered ski fields of Val Thorens

At an altitude of 2300 meters, Val Thorens ski resort France is considered to be the highest in Europe. Due to the altitude this purposely built ski in and ski out Ski Resort, pretty much guarantees snow as early as November (or earlier sometimes) and as late as May. Meaning it has one of the longest ski […]

Hiking Routes of Niigata & Nagano Japan

Hiking Niigata Japan

Japan draws millions of visitors every year to go hiking but locals say there is far more to the country than just hiking in the main tourist areas. The lesser-known areas like Niigata and Nagano have so many amazing hikes that not only involve being outdoors with nature but combines spirituality as well. Niigata and […]

Steps to Travelling with a Pacemaker or Defibrillator (ICD)

flying after pacemaker ICD

Travelling with a Pacemaker or Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) can be an overwhelming experience, especially the first time. Though being prepared and taking the right steps can not only make your trip more enjoyable but will put you and everyone else at ease. You can never be too careful in those moments when every second […]

Best Night Markets to Visit in Taiwan

Taiwan is known for its delicious street food and drinks, you can try anything from beef noodle soup to its flavoured teas like bubble tea. The Taiwanese have an amazing variety and what better way to try all of these different types of food and drinks than a visit to the colourful night markets. Here […]

What to see and do on Green Island Taiwan

Green Island Taiwan

Green Island, also known as “Ludao”, or “Lyudao” has become one of my favourite destinations in Taiwan. I was impressed that this tiny volcanic island in the Pacific Ocean, 33kms off the eastern coast of Taiwan had so many things to see and do. It is a natural tropical paradise filled with well-preserved coral reefs, […]

6 Top Tips for Saving Money for a Ski Weekend

Top Tips for Saving Money for a Ski weekend Skiing Chamonix France

I am always asked how it is possible that I can go skiing regularly without breaking the bank. It is simple, I do a lot of extended ski weekend trips. Don’t get me wrong, they can be expensive but with a bit of advanced planning, it is definitely possible to do without breaking the budget. […]

What to do in Larnaca Cyprus

Church of Saint Lazarus Larnaca Cyprus

Larnaca Cyprus is a great spot all year round for a holiday and it offers something for groups of friends to families. Whether you are wanting to lay on sun loungers with cocktails, experience the local culture, try your hand at water sports or indulge in local food and wine, there really is no limit […]

Free Self-guided walking tour in Nicosia Cyprus

Best things to do in Nicosia Cyprus

Nicosia Cyprus (also known as Lefkosia) is a fascinating walled city with a unique star shape. It is the capital and the largest city of the island of Cyprus and the only divided capital in the world. One of the best ways to get around the walled city and experience it like a local is […]