Food & Drink Travel Ideas

Foodie travel ideas and inspiration around the world – the best foodie tours and tips on eating out in many different travel destinations.

Salamanca Market, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Australia, City Break Travel Ideas, Food & Drink Travel Ideas, Tasmania

A City Guide for Hobart, Australia

Hobart Australia is both a popular city break and an essential part of any Tasmania trip itinerary. My city guide will give you all the information you need to plan wonderful Tasmania holidays and make the most of your time in Hobart. This beautiful harbourside city has a historic centre that […]

Africa, Asia, Europe, Family Travel Ideas, Food & Drink Travel Ideas, Hiking Travel Ideas, Oceania

Top 10 New Year’s resolution travel ideas

New year, new you?  Here are my top 10 New Year’s resolution travel ideas so you can realise your travel dreams. Be one of those people who now look for an “experience” when they travel so combine your annual break with getting fit, gaining a new skill, or raising money for your favourite […]

Australia, City Break Travel Ideas, Food & Drink Travel Ideas, Victoria

My 6 Favourite Bars in Melbourne, Australia

The thing about Melbourne is that cool things tend to be hidden. And that is particularly true of the best bars in Melbourne. Maybe the implication is that if you’re not cool enough to know where the trendy stuff, is then you’re not cool enough to go there. Alternatively, maybe […]

Basel Christmas shop Johann Wanner, Switzerland
Austria, Belgium, Brussels, City Break Travel Ideas, Czech Republic, Food & Drink Travel Ideas, France, Germany, Poland, Spain, Sweden

The best Christmas markets in Europe

As winter draws closer and preparations for the festive season get underway, thoughts turn towards Christmas city breaks but where are the best Christmas markets in Europe? What could be more Christmassy than a weekend spent sipping hot wine and eating tasty treats in the snow-dusted piazzas of Europe’s most […]

City Break Travel Ideas, Food & Drink Travel Ideas, France, Rhone-Alpes, Wine Tasting Travel Ideas

A tour of the Beaujolais wine region in France

Espace des Vins du BeaujolaisI spent a lovely day exploring the Beaujolais wine region during my recent trip to Lyon, in the Rhone department of France. Beaujolais is made up of picturesque rolling hills covered with vines and there are plenty of delightful caves for wine tasting. People have been making […]

City Break Travel Ideas, Food & Drink Travel Ideas, Germany

Germany: Get the most out of Oktoberfest

Did you know that around seven million people visit Munich from all over Germany and the world to attend Oktoberfest? That the Bavarian capital of Munich makes an estimated £1.8 billion from the famous beer festival? These numbers may seem overwhelming and I was determined not to be one of them, thinking it was […]