Author: Samantha Wragg

Venice

Venice on a budget

Whether you’re a student, parent or simply strapped for cash, being able to travel on a budget will undoubtedly be one of the most important factors for you when picking a holiday. In particular,...

Destination spa

How to choose a destination spa

For many people, the stress of daily life can become too much and so the temptation to get away from it all becomes great. A spa day is often the answer, but for a...

Darwin Forest lodge

A weekend at Darwin Forest in the Peak District

The very definition of staycation means staying close to home rather than going far away and you don’t get much closer to home than this. We recently visited Darwin Forest – literally just five...

Sri Lanka

My 2018 bucket list*

It’s definitely difficult to narrow down all the places I want to visit – there are literally hundreds – but I’ve been challenged by Destination2 to come up with my 2018 bucket list and...

Tips for eco travel

Top 5 tips for eco travel*

Over the past couple of months, I have become more concerned about the environment and I want to be as eco-friendly as possible to help protect the world for future generations. With the increase...

Travel planning

How to plan for a big trip*

I’ve just spent the last six months (or maybe even more!) planning our east coast Australia road trip and I feel like we’re finally ready to go! However, it has involved a lot of...

Beaches in Cornwall

My travel plans 2018

Yay – it’s time for my favourite post of the year – my 2018 travel plans. I love to keep a log of what I’ve got coming up over the year and I’m going...

Denim jacket

3 jackets that are wardrobe staples*

I’m always browsing and often find myself creating an online wishlist to revamp my wardrobe — but getting all new clothes is expensive! It’d be amazing to get rid of all of your new...

Gap year travel

Why you should take a gap year*

One of my biggest regrets in life is that I never took a gap year in between school and university or between university and work. You work for so many years before you get...