Top Ten Road-Trip Songs

Top Ten Road-Trip Songs
Okay, so lists like these are subjective, I’ll concede to that, but I’m sure if we have even the slightest similarities in our tastes in music, you’ll agree with me on quite a few of these tracks being great songs for a road-trip. Proclaimers - I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles)…Read more...

Why Holiday Romances are So Intense but Not Very Practical

Why Holiday Romances are So Intense but Not Very Practical
The words of Rich Marx’s “Endless Summer Nights” tune come to mind when I think about holiday romances, as shared with me by some rather unfortunate holidaymakers who’ve experienced such. Perhaps you could say they’re fortunate, but that’s where the discussion of just why holiday romances aren’t all too practical…Read more...

Preserving Your New Car Smell

Preserving Your New Car Smell
Your car will probably never smell as good as the day you drove it off the lot. Plenty of chemical companies have tried to mimic the scent by way of air fresheners and scented wipes for you car. The authentic smell is hard to replicate. So how can you preserve the smell for as long as possible?…continue reading →

Bringing Back a Meaningful Gift from Your Travels

Bringing Back a Meaningful Gift from Your Travels
Between the limited space every traveller inevitably has in their luggage and not wanting to be bogged down by carrying any extra luggage while hopping through your destinations or indeed when you’re making your way back home again, any request to bring back a gift or a souvenir should be made illegal in the world of travel. It’s a near impossible task because we have so much to have to deal with as travellers and in fact find it hard to even buy gifts for ourselves.…continue reading →

What Travelers Should Know About Overbooked Flights

What Travelers Should Know About Overbooked Flights
The concept of being pushed off an overbooked flight isn’t new, but it certainly is being shown in a completely different light. The United incident with a passenger being dragged from an overbooked flight was just one of a string of airline-related incidents captured by phones on cameras and then shared on social media for the world to see.…continue reading →

Hosting the Ultimate [Legal] Casino Nights

Hosting the Ultimate [Legal] Casino Nights
Well I guess it’s not like the police are actually going to come storming into your house and lead you all away in handcuffs if they receive some “intelligence” on the fact that you’re running an “illegal gambling operation” out of your home, but technically if you get together with a group of friends and you play something like Poker for real money, you’re running an illegal gambling operation. I know, I know, I mean you could probably get a policeman to join in on the fun -- such is the ridiculousness of that particular law.…continue reading →

How to Master the Art of Travelling Light

How to Master the Art of Travelling Light
Okay, so if you’re in any form somewhat of an experienced traveller (if you’ve taken more than one trip in your life), you should be fully aware of the fact that “light” is a subjective term in the discussion of travelling light. By light I don’t necessarily mean your luggage won’t be heavy, but rather that it perhaps might be compact and portable and therefore easy to carry around with you.…continue reading →

Why your next school trip should be to The Blackpool Tower

Why your next school trip should be to The Blackpool Tower
School trips should really be three things: educational, fun, and unforgettable. Kids are more likely to learn and engage when they are entertained and doing something that they enjoy. So why not take them to one of the most iconic cities in the North West? The city of Blackpool, the beach, the theme park and, of course, the historic Blackpool Tower - what’s not to love. It ticks all the boxes.…continue reading →