The venerable Mediterranean diet has long been praised by chefs, nutrition specialists and simple eaters amongst us as one of the most delicious and healthy around the world. Incorporating almost everything, from meat to fish, vegetables and legumes, the wide variety of dishes on offer will cover even the most demanding foodies around. The Greeks pride themselves in their food and certainly a taste of their fresh made traditional delicacies will have you licking your fingers too. Here are 5 staple dishes to keep an eye out for while on holidays in Greece and -why not- have a go at making yourself!
The famous explorers and sailors of Portugal along with its lengthy coastline and age-long traditions have blessed the country with a unique seafood cuisine. Flavoured with the addition of spices carried from faraway lands, Portuguese cuisine is a tasty marvel definitely worth of exploring during your holidays in Portugal. It might be mainly fish oriented, but the local dishes don’t stop at fish produce despite mostly revolving around it. In this article we’ll take you through some of the amazing tastes of Portugal and if you don’t start drooling immediately like us, wait until you try it yourself.
Holidays in the Dominican Republic are amongst the best things that you could ever do to treat yourself and family. The multitude of stunning resorts on the island cover everything, from boutique and luxury amenities to friendly priced all inclusive experiences. Starting from the all famous Punta Cana to the unspoilt and less developed Samana, each resort beach has its own unique character and settings. In order to help you decide which place to choose, we have compiled some of the best places to go to if you are looking for the best all inclusive resorts in the Dominican Republic.
Looking for exotic destinations to visit with family isn’t as easy as it initially seems. On one hand, the Majestic beaches, ruins and cenotes of Cancun, on the other the tropical, Caribbean goodness and stunning looks of the Dominican Republic. Say that you would like to visit both but realistically you only have the funds to do one. Which one do you choose? Choosing the ideal family holiday destination is not easy and the volume of information about both is simply too much to digest. Ideally we would advise you to follow your gut but in order to give it more of a reason to choose one destination over the other, here are the reasons and most possibly the answer to this mind boggling question. Family holidays in Cancun or Family holidays in the Dominican Republic?
The sunny and warm climate of Spain makes up for some of the best destinations to visit for your summer holidays. If you pair that however with the fertile Spanish soil, ages long tradition and happy disposition of its residents, you are certainly in for some of the best wines that Europe has to offer. Red, white or rose are represented accordingly and this make having holidays in Spain the perfect excuse to try some of the best vinos the country produces. We know it’s hard to make distinctions as great wines from Spain are many, nonetheless we shall try to provide you with a small insight into some of the best!
Spain is amongst the biggest beer producers in the world and if the taste of Spanish food is something to go by, then the Spanish have certainly got it right! Home to numerous exquisite breweries, Spain has lots to offer from stout to IPA, guaranteed to tickle your fancy for the all favourite alcoholic beverage regardless of preference. However, since holidays in Spain never last forever, you have to look around in order to enjoy some of the most popular beers the country has to offer!
If you want to take a break from everyday routine on a sunny setting far from the moody weather back home, then a weekend break to Fuerteventura is certainly an option well worth looking into! Home to golden strips of sand along the coasts and numerous activities, Fuerteventura is the perfect short haul destination for a budget friendly option guaranteed to satisfy you and your travelling companions. However, since a weekend break is short by definition it might get stressful so you can follow our guide, get a taste, prioritise and have the best weekend of your life!
Is your budget tight? Then why not go for cheap holidays in Tenerife? As a sunny destination, Tenerife is generally more affordable in comparison to the Mediterranean islands but at the same time all that fun and maybe more, if you make good use of your hard earned money! In this guide we present you with our favourite tips on saving and working on your tan while having sunny, cheap holidays in Tenerife!
The Canaries are a great destination for the whole family. If you’re after a sunny holiday that won’t cost a fortune and will please the most demanding members of your family, then look no further because the island of Fuerteventura will definitely have you covered. If you choose to spend your holidays in Fuerteventura, you ’re in for a lot of fun as some of the best amusement parks the Canaries have to offer are situated on the island (or really close).
So the time has come and you have decided to spend your holidays in Spain. Traveling always brings a certain amount of worry on the hotel you booked, the condition of the weather, catching planes on time when you’re bound to a sun chair etc. However one minor thing that can make a world of difference to starting your holidays in the right mood is making your flight enjoyable. Since you have to be tied to a seat of a metal box for at least three hours before you reach civilization and the internet again, things might get quite boring. Of course the joy of flying rests in a big part on the destination and activities planned ahead and includes the “ohmygodIwanttogettothebeachasap” factor but sometimes flights can get tedious. As such we present you with our top tips for making your flight enjoyable and comfortable so sit back, read and plan ahead to make your next flight the best one yet!