Ever since I caught the travelling bug a few years ago, I’ve wanted to get a scratch map to chronicle my adventures. Well, it’s happened! We we’ve got a Scratch the World Map from Maps International – not the arguably more popular Luckies Scratch Map, as we discovered that the… View Post

I love Italy with a passion. It’s captured my heart for years, ever since I first laid eyes on it, and it’s my life’s dream to live there one day (preferably with a vineyard in the back garden). The sheer beauty of the place is breathtaking, from the rolling hills… View Post

I’ll admit it – when we first landed in Dubai, I hated it. The noise, the people, the excess, not to mention the sweltering heat. It was the polar opposite of the tiny island from which I’d just travelled, where there were little more than 20 other guests in the… View Post

I’ve already talked about my honeymoon to Maafushivaru, but there was one aspect of the trip that made it even more memorable – our very own private island experience. Proper Robinson Crusoe vibes! (If Robinson Crusoe had a hot tub and prosecco…) Being able to stay on your own island… View Post

There are some places that defy expectations. You can spend hours researching a destination, finding pictures that take your breath away, so much so that you can never imagine it’s that stunning in real life – only to find that, if anything, the pictures didn’t do it justice once you… View Post