The Island of Burano • Life in Technicolor

When traveling to Venice, Italy, many people get caught up in the main area where thousands of tourists flock, and seem to overlook one of the most beautiful attractions that Venice has to offer: the island of Burano. Burano is one of the many islands that is located in the Venetian Lagoon, on the coast of the Adriatic…

La Paz, Bolivia – Flea Market Fun

This Tip is provided by our British Explorer, Alex Taylor. One of La Paz’ highlights is the Flea Market. A brilliant place to go on either Thursday or Sunday every week. Firstly, to get up to the flea market you must take a taxi (depending on where you are in the city) to the red…

Paris – Céréaliste

This Tip has been suggested by our English, Paris-Based Explorer: Rebecca Smith After the success of their pop-up stores and events, the five friends behind the Louis Cochon clothing brand have opened up Paris’s first cereal bar. If life gets a bit much and you want to embrace your inner kid, this is the place…

Rose Goes South • 48 Hours in Cartagena 

On a late night bus to Santa Marta, AC blowing and American chick flick dubbed in Spanish on the TV, it’s finally time to relax and to reflect on the most colourful few days of my trip so far. But this blog post poses a challenge: Cartagena Des Indias appeals to too many senses to…

Hong Kong – Fantastic Fakes to Fanciful Foods at Mongkok Market

Hong Kong is a metropolis not for the faint hearted. It’s high-rise skyline, global financial status and copious eateries, shopping centres, pop-ups and technological advances would have even a native Londoner or New-Yorker on their toes. We’re branding the vibe ‘Cantonese Chaos’ and it’s this hectic buzz part that attracts jet-setters to this densely populated…

The Aran Islands – Cozy Fashion Fit For a Fisherman

Ladies (and gents who enjoy a good shopping trip) this Tip’s for you! Let’s face it, we all love to indulge in treating ourselves from time to time, and what better way to do it than on one of the world’s most naturally beautiful islands, buying one of the regions finest and most famed for…