France

Best Things to Do in France

France serves to delight the romantically inclined with fairy-tale castles, picture-perfect villages, soaring cathedrals, and still, the country manages to impress realists together with its progressive and yet contemporary styling. Whilst perusing the streets of Paris, be sure to take in the delights of the Eiffel Tower, which represents the modernized emblem of France. Then, […]

Switzerland

IMPORTANT TRAVEL TIPS FOR SWITZERLAND

Though Switzerland is located in Europe, Switzerland is not part of the European Union (so citizens from EU countries might have to pay customs when shopping in Switzerland). Four official languages are spoken in Switzerland. Most of Switzerland consists of the German-speaking part (north and east), while the south west speaks French, and Italian is the main […]

France

BEACHES IN FILMS AND LITERATURE

There is little more appealing than finding the perfect shady spot on the beach to enjoy a quiet read, drink in hand. As summer leaves us and we make way for winter sun holidays, we thought we’d share some famous beaches from films and books to inspire wanderlust. We recently collaborated with online retailer Wordery to bring […]

italy

THINGS TO DO IN: SORRENTO

Perched high above the Bay of Naples on the Sorrentine Peninsula, Sorrento is one of the most scenic and beautiful coastal towns in Italy. With the scent of lemon trees and olive groves almost everywhere, and beautiful Renaissance architecture, Sorrento is a postcard picture. As a gateway to the Amalfi Coast and the island of Capri, you can easily get around […]