Being able to access an app and utilise it’s main features offline is my first priority when travelling. Often this means planning ahead to ensure I can make the best use of the apps on my Android tablet when I’m on the road.
This year’s Open House London will be on 22nd and 23rd September. There are a number of places that are only accessible by advance booking or via a ballot which will be released today, so check out the Open House site and keep an eye out for additional buildings being added in the coming weeks.
Back in 2011, when I first visited Dubrovnik, in Croatia, it was much less touristy than it is today. Despite this, the number of visitors to this UNESCO site was still fairly high. Six years on and today, at 20 Euros, a climb along those same city walls is still the highlight of a visit […]
Just a week ago, the sad news was announced, of the death of the King of Thailand, King Bhumibol Adulyadej. At 88, and holding the record for the world’s longest reigning monarch, Thailand’s population and a good portion of the rest of the world is in mourning. Streets are congested with tuk tuks, food sellers […]
My trip to Cuba last year was amazing and I’m so glad that I went when I did. The announcement that the US has decided to loosen it’s restrictions on travel and commerce to Cuba, is likely to take a bit of time to fully impact the island, but it will soon be a very […]
Just last week I shared with you my Impressions of Cuba and then this week the US decides to normalise it’s ties with Cuba, and loosen it’s restrictions on travel and commerce. There is inevitably more to follow now that Obama has set the stage for Congress to follow up, although of course any changes […]