Best Europe Road Trips: Transfăgărășan Highway

The Best European Road Trips – 21 Epic European Road Trips

There’s nothing like a road trip in Europe to make you appreciate the diversity of the continent – buy croissants and go for a walk on a French beach in the morning then sip a spritz beside an Italian lake by sunset. From mountains to coast to cute medieval villages – there’s something to suit … Read more

Iceland itinerary 5 days - Gullfoss

Five cosy holidays to get you excited for winter

Some of the best trips we’ve ever done have been in winter – and not to sunny climes, but to full-on wintry landscapes where you can embrace the coldest season. One of my favourite things is to get cosy and there’s no better time for it. If snowy scenes and cuddling up with a hot … Read more

5-day Iceland itinerary - Gullfoss

Iceland packing list for women

After many years of travelling, I tend to pack without too much thought, but when it came to packing for Iceland, I found it somewhat daunting. I’m not used to travelling to really cold places and I also knew that the weather there is famed for being erratic. But I did my research and ended up … Read more

Iceland itinerary 5 days - Gullfoss

43 photos to inspire your trip to Iceland

Otherworldly, epic, dramatic, enthralling and magnificent are words that come to mind when I think of Iceland. It’s one of the most incredible places I’ve ever been, and somewhere I’d recommend to anyone, regardless of their taste. In my mind, it’s a country that can’t fail to impress. From black beaches covered in giant diamonds … Read more

Vatnajökull, Iceland Ice Cave

A guide to Iceland’s ice caves

One of the reasons we were so keen to visit Iceland in winter was to see its incredible ice caves. We’d caught sight of them on Pinterest and couldn’t believe our eyes – I didn’t know such a thing existed before then. The caves form when the glacial rivers retract and freeze during the winter. … Read more