Until I went to Budapest, I never thought of the city as anything more than another city in the world with a song named after it. That was until I took my first walk through the streets of Budapest.
The city of two halves is a historical story with amazing vista’s, architectural delights and many many many statues dotted in between.
Today I came across an article from Insider Travel titled “26 travel hacks that will help you get through the airport faster”. It was a great article on travel tips but some of the points were more suited to American’s travelling rather than us international people.
A question that everyone wants to know when travelling, especially if they haven’t travelled before is what is a good amount of transit time?
We joined our GAP Adventures Tour (now G Adventures) in Livingstone and the next day headed to the border crossing with Botswana. After crossing the river and the border we ended up in our overnight stop of Kasane, the gateway to Chobe National Park.
Years ago I went to Southern Africa for a holiday. I’d always wanted to and my parents were like “hey, do you want to go to Africa?” and of course I said yes! Okay that’s not quite how it happened but you get the point. The trip started in Livingstone, Zambia.
The East Coast of New Zealand is home to Gisborne, billed as the first city to see sunrise. This means that Gisborne developed into a natural tourist attraction and meca for new years celebrations where people come to party all night and watch the first sun of the new year.
Fiordland is one of New Zealand’s top destinations and a World Heritage Area with some of the most amazing scenery in the world. If you’re short on time, I’d recommend four must do things to maximise your stay in Fiordland.
Recently on Instagram, I said that, “lately I always arrive in Christchurch during a disaster” of some sort. My most recent trip, just a couple of weeks ago when the Port Hills were ablaze or as one media outlet put it “Christchurch is engulfed in fire”. Not really but this isn’t a fake news post. I was in Christchurch to see how the city had rebuilt, 6 years after the earthquake that devastated the city.