When it comes to travel beauty rituals, sometimes it’s nice to just get back to basics. If you look in the right places, the beach can provide everything from DIY hair masks to natural aftersun lotions, to keep you feeling pampered and glowing. A shift towards ‘natural, clean and sustainable’ cosmetics is predicted to be… Read More ABC of Natural Beach Beauty Hacks
Costa Rica has no shortage of beautiful beaches. With the powerful Pacific Ocean running along its West side, you’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to picturesque bays. The Guancaste area on the North Pacific coast is a good place to start your beach search, with its array of relaxed seaside towns which capture… Read More A Trio of Beaches on Costa Rica’s North Pacific Coast
A hazy afternoon in London, high-rise apartment blocks in the distance, wading through a meadow of knee-deep wildflowers dressed as an astronaut. No, this isn’t a surreal dream; it’s a beekeeping workshop at Woodbury Wetlands with The Local Honeyman. Did you know that you can try beekeeping in the UK capital? There are, in fact,… Read More What’s The Buzz About London Beekeeping?
The first thing I noticed about the Jaguar Rescue Centre in Porto Viejo, Costa Rica, was that there were no jaguars around. Despite an initial moment of disappointment, I quickly realised that this was a good thing. It meant that there were no jaguars in desperate need of assistance, all happily prowling the nearby jungles… Read More Wildlife Rescue in Porto Viejo
by Alice Mariscotti-Wyatt I’ve been to several hotels I didn’t want to leave before. But at Faja dos Padres that sentiment became literal, as leaving meant a 300-metre cable car ride up some sheer cliffs. Plus, I also didn’t want to leave. This small banana plantation / hotel combo in subtropical Madeira was something special… Read More Faja dos Padres – My Kind of Paradise
by Bianca Ohannessian Despite its name, the New Forest is not new at all. In fact, it’s old. Very old. Close to 1,000 years old, dating all the way back to 1079. Set near the southern coast of England, its surrounded by picturesque villages, seaside towns and historic landmarks. But there’s plenty to explore within… Read More Following the New Forest’s Woodland Route
Walking along the path through a Lincolnshire forest, illuminated by fairy lights, towards the entrance of Lost Village Festival is like stepping into another world. A mysterious, magical world where woodland librarians perform acrobatic tricks, sequin-clad revellers dance amongst the trees and if rain clouds existed here, they’d probably shower you with glitter instead of… Read More Here’s What You’ll Find at Lost Village Festival