Seven Hanging Valleys Trail

Seven Hanging Valleys Trail

This trail takes you on a stunningly beautiful hike along the Algarve's coastline, skimming the cliff-edge the entire way, treating your eyes to views for more or less a four hour adventure - just short of 8 miles.   We decided to lengthen our trail slightly by starting at Algar Seco (usually the walk would begin or end at Centeanes). Walking towards the cliff edge you’ll spot the walking path inviting you to the cliff, with wooden fences [...]

Antigua

Antigua

Blue skies, blue sea, white sand and all the rum you can dream of! I took a trip to the south-western corner of Antigua and stayed in a boutique hotel on Turners Beach called Keyonna Beach,  where the sand is fine, the sea is warm and the sun is (very) strong! - In hindsight, as [...]

Mauritius

Mauritius

If you’re looking for a tranquil escape, Pointe D’esny is the ideal location to sit back and lose yourself in the beauty of crystal clear waters, smooth white sand and a magical underwater world offered by the coral reefs. The beach boasts a kilometre of solitary fine sand meeting the calm waters of the Indian [...]

Boracay

Boracay

A speck in the Visayas, this island is a mere 7km in length and reachable only by ferry from one of the neighbouring island airports. You’ll probably arrive in a propeller jet similar to this one before hopping onto a local ferry for a small fee of 30 PHP. You will easily spot the traditional [...]