Holidays can get pretty expensive. So with plenty of bargain flights, matched with near year-round sunshine, its no wonder Portugal is one of Europe’s top holiday destinations. However, budget flights aside, once you enter Portugal you can find yourself being hit with inflated prices on accommodation and restaurants that are popular with other tourists. Instead, use some of the following tips to ensure you get the best prices for your…

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Planning a holiday is meant to be part of the fun isn’t ?   Sadly in my experience the reality is often very different. Planning a holiday can take hours and hours and can be complicated and frustrating. For a start getting your family to agree on what they want from a holiday can be a problem. Figuring out when is best to go can cause all sorts of issues…

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When is the best time to book flights ? Booking flights is the most crucial part of planning a holiday and I have some really interesting research to share with you that may well affect how and when you plan. You might think that nowadays booking a flight is the easiest and most convenient thing in the world, since you can basically do everything online from the comfort of your…

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Bali isn’t all about a slower pace of life – there are an abundance of activities for adventure-lovers to get involved with. And, at the end of a tiring day, you’ll appreciate watching the sun set from one of the beautiful beaches even more. Here are five of our favourite things to do in the country: Go on a trek Trekking is a great way to see a side of…

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Would you move to Australia ? I have been thinking more and more recently that I am raising my precious and beautiful children in a country that I am falling a little out of love with. There are a few reasons I would like to move away: The weather…it is summer now and it is dull and grey, yet again threatening rain. We are all inside and there is little…

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