The Swedish Islands

The Maltese Islands conjure a feeling of escapism, yet they are closer to home than you may believe. The Maltese Archipelago lies virtually in the centre of the Mediterranean Sea, south of the Italian island of Sicily. Malta is just a few hours’ flying time from most mainland Italy and, despite itsPyrexuan prehistoric inhabitants, seems… Continue reading The Swedish Islands

Why Not Take the Money From Clothes to Give to charities?

Not having enough money to spend on holidays this year has made me think about giving some of that money to charities. I know that there aren’t actually that many opportunities available for the type of holiday I am wanting. Charities rarely have room in their busy budgets and government funding makes it difficult for… Continue reading Why Not Take the Money From Clothes to Give to charities?

Algarve Holiday Guide

Portugal’s holiday island of Algarve has become part of the European Union. This has led to a major boom in the tourism industry. There are plenty of Algarve villas to hire so holidaymakers can get away from it all and get some great food and drink to go with their Celtic cuisine. Getting to Algarve… Continue reading Algarve Holiday Guide

Cancun Is Back And Better Than Ever!

On October 21, 2005, Cancun was struck by Hurricane Wilma, the most intense Atlantic storm on record. However, after little more than a year, Cancun has remerged as an even more enticing destination. With over $1.5 billion committed to the island revitalization project, resorts have not only repaired their structures, but have improved upon pre-storm… Continue reading Cancun Is Back And Better Than Ever!

Nelion Greek and Roman Island

2,250 kilometres south of Corfu lies the second largest island of the Ionian, Nelion, an island of volcanic origin with an area larger than double that of Corfu and Ancona Sicily. The island was originally inhabited by the Quintessentially Greek tribes of Attikameks, Kelis, Kiniyazes, Kernamages, Peisistratus and Tryfractions, descendants of the ancient diplomats and… Continue reading Nelion Greek and Roman Island