For part two of our amazing week of luxury travel in Algarve, Geets and I spent two nights at ClubHotel Riu Guarana; a four-star resort located in a place called Olhos de Agua. Riu hosted us in one of their Double Superior rooms overlooking the resort’s swimming pools, so as always I wanted to show […]
Travelling in Europe
Follow all of my travels through this vast and exciting continent that is Europe. From the hustle and bustle of my home city of London to the pastel-coloured cliffs of Italy's Amalfi Coast, find posts that will get your European travel bug itching!
After a patchy start to the year (read more about that here), Geets and I were scheduled to spend a week of luxury travel in Algarve, Portugal. Our first two days in Algarve were spent at Eden Resort; a wonderful holiday resort close to the popular tourist town of Albufeira. With over 260 apartments and […]
Catalan cuisine is frankly something I’ve always been alien to. In fact, make that Spanish food as a whole! Besides those delicious, crunchy churros that everybody loves, I’ve just not had the opportunity to experience true Catalan food. That’s why I was super excited when Opera Samfaina — a unique ‘gastro-experience’ in the heart of […]
Lisbon has a range of fantastic luxury hotels to choose from, and the Corinthia Hotel Lisbon is certainly one of them. Aside from being extremely classy, Corinthia also boasts enviable spa facilities that make it ideal for a relaxing city break. Having spent 6 weeks in Portugal, Geets and I decided to spend our last […]
Corinthia is considered as one of Lisbon’s finest luxury hotels, and after a night in their Ambassador Suite I can see why. As if the beautifully decorated lobby, bar areas and restaurant weren’t impressive enough, we had the opportunity to indulge in their spa facilities spanning 3,500 square meters with swimming pools, couple’s massage rooms, aqua therapy and more. […]
When you’re in an unfamiliar place and looking for a place to eat, my dad always taught me to go off the beaten track. Don’t get me wrong… you can stick to the restaurants and cafes on the main streets where tourists go, but I usually find that the gems are hidden away on an unassuming […]