The opportunity to travel the world doesn’t happen very often, so if you’ve been offered the chance, you will not want to turn it down! However taking time out to travel as a homeowner, presents the dilemma as to what you will do with your house whilst travelling? You could simply lock it up and go, but you run the risks associated with an empty property such as burglary, also you will still have your mortgage and bills to pay no matter where in the world you are.
One of the best things about travel is experiencing sights, sounds and situations you would never have come across otherwise. Often, these cultural differences are enough to make us stop and think — and then there are those that are so odd you can’t quite believe they happen. Here are seven of the strangest cultural traditions in the world today.
We like to think that we know everything about the world around us but we are still finding new animals all the time. Here are some animals that you probably didn’t know existed, and some that you really wish you didn’t.
All over the world, women and young girls face challenges with equality and freedom. Countries around the world are continuing to bridge the gap and bring equality for all. Unfortunately, some countries are finding this more difficult than others. The result is young girls are in danger because they have not learnt the basic skills others take for granted. Here are 7 of the most dangerous countries in the world to be a small girl.
Last year, I was lucky enough to get away for a mini-break with some of my girlfriends. We headed off for the weekend to a self-catering cottage in Fermanagh. Bring on the cocktails and giggles!
Everyone needs a bit of culture from time to time, so where do you go? For me, the Ulster Museum in Belfast is one of the best local museums for me and the family to visit. Is there any other place to spend the day of learning?
Air travel seems to get scarier and more dangerous as the years go on. Some companies have worse luck than others. But some just don’t care about safety. Here are some of the most deadly airline companies in the world.
Some people say that in order to become enlightened you must explore the world. What they don’t say is how far you have to travel to become enlighted. Here are 7 incredible experiences you can have without leaving the UK.
It’s been nearly a decade that Europe has been suffering from an economic crisis. Although some countries have started to recover, others haven’t. One of the areas that you can see it is the most is the employment sector. Young people have continued to suffer as they are overqualified and underpaid. Older people have found themselves out of work after employers have age as a way to justify letting them go. Here are the seven worst countries in Europe to try and make a living.
Being a tourist is a foreign country can be unnerving. Travel is one of those things that is on most people’s bucket lists. Maybe you just want to see the Highlands of Scotland. Or want to eat le pain au chocolat in France. It doesn’t really matter, you want to travel. But do you want to see the whole world? Probably not. Here are some of the most unfriendly countries in the world for tourists.