Visit the Royal Albert Hall: 1968 Host Venue

Visit the Royal Albert Hall – the Home of Eurovision 1968! I embarked on a visit to the Royal Albert Hall a couple of years back. It was my Dad’s birthday so we were looking for something to keep us occupied for a couple of hours. So we booked onto a tour of the Royal Albert Hall. I’d been to a couple of concerts here … Continue reading Visit the Royal Albert Hall: 1968 Host Venue

Street Art Tel Aviv: Graffiti and Public Art Photo Blog

Street Art Tel Aviv Tel Aviv is one of the cultural capitals of the Mediterranean. There are so many art galleries here and the street art in Tel Aviv is hard to miss. While I didn’t go looking for street art, I found it in almost every part of the city. And I’m no expert on street art, but some of it is quite good. … Continue reading Street Art Tel Aviv: Graffiti and Public Art Photo Blog

Jerusalem Blog: What To See In A Day

Jerusalem Blog A city that requires little introduction! Which is a good thing because describing a city like this isn’t easy. It has over 4000 years of human history. It is sacred to three of the worlds largest religions. The city is mentioned in the bible 632 times and in parts of the Qur’an. It has been destroyed twice and switched hands at least 44 … Continue reading Jerusalem Blog: What To See In A Day

Eurovision Logos in Lisbon, Portugal

Eurovision Tickets 2020 – Everything You Need To Know!

Eurovision 2020 has been cancelled. Unfortunately the Eurovision Song Contest 2020, due to be hosted in Rotterdam, has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 outbreak. The full statement is available here https://eurovision.tv/official-ebu-statement-and-faq-eurovision-song-contest-2020-cancellation The EBU will be offering an alternative show. This broadcast will honor the songs and performers that were due to compete in the 2020 contest. Further details of this broadcast will be available … Continue reading Eurovision Tickets 2020 – Everything You Need To Know!

A Tel Aviv City Break: Travel Advice and Top Tips

A Tel Aviv City Break When I first booked my visit to Tel Aviv, I really wasn’t sure what to expect. I’ve seen so much of the Middle East in the news and many of the images I saw didn’t fill me with wanderlust. I also saw the momentary glint of worry in my mother’s eye when I told her we were visiting Israel. This … Continue reading A Tel Aviv City Break: Travel Advice and Top Tips

The Beaches of Tel Aviv: A DIY Walking Tour

The Beaches of Tel Aviv Tel Aviv is famous throughout the world for it’s beautiful beaches. And for good reason. Stretching from the Yarkon River in the north, to Jaffa in the south, Tel Aviv city has miles of golden sandy beach. Better yet, the beaches are a stone’s throw from the city centre and many of Tel Aviv’s biggest hotels are on the seafront. … Continue reading The Beaches of Tel Aviv: A DIY Walking Tour

Jaffa Flea Market, Tel Aviv: A Photo Blog

Visit Jaffa Flea Market, Tel Aviv This is a must for any trip to Tel Aviv. Jaffa is Tel Aviv’s old town and has over 4000 years of history. Although there are many things to see and do in Jaffa,  the Flea Market is one of the area’s main attractions.   This is a place you must see to believe. Therefore, I’m going to write less … Continue reading Jaffa Flea Market, Tel Aviv: A Photo Blog

An Itinerary for Lisbon – DIY Travel Tips and Ideas

A DIY Itinerary for Lisbon Planning a trip to Lisbon?  You’ve made an excellent choice. Lisbon is one of Europe’s most visited cities. And for good reason. The city has a casual blend of historic charm and cosmopolitan lifestyle that keeps visitors coming back for more. Here I will share my top tips for visiting Lisbon. Use these tips as the building blocks to create … Continue reading An Itinerary for Lisbon – DIY Travel Tips and Ideas

Discover History at Hampton Court Palace

Travel to Hampton Court Palace. Since being small I have loved the scandal and intrigue of the Tudors. Living in the UK, I’m lucky that the locations of Tudor history are never far from my doorstep. Hampton Court Palace is one of the best Tudor attractions in the UK as so much of their history happened here. Most of the Tudor kings and queens called … Continue reading Discover History at Hampton Court Palace