• Top Mayfair Restaurants for Solo Dining

    Solo dining is understandably something which some people find quite difficult. However, with a few tips under my belt from lessons learned, I now find it a very enjoyable experience. In fact, it now feels like a real treat, especially if I go somewhere quite fancy…

  • Sydney to London with Korean Air Business Class

    When returning to London from Sydney, my Business Class flight with Korean Air included an overnight stay at the luxurious 5* Grand Hyatt Hotel located at Incheon Airport, Korea. Being able to shower, eat good food in a restaurant and sleep in an extremely comfortable bed was an ideal way to break up the very long journey….

  • Korean Air Business Class London to Sydney

    Korean Air – Business Class London to Sydney Booking flights to Australia as early as possible before travel is highly recommended. When travelling business class this can save hundreds of pounds, if not thousands! At the time of booking, 11 months in advance, Korean Air were competitively priced compared to other airlines.

  • Solo travels 2019 – The best moments

    It has been quite a year so far! I have been blessed to visit 14 countries and islands, with Australia still to come, created a travel product shop and started a course in travel journalism. From my solo travels this year, I have learnt more about myself, gained new friends and it has given me a thirst for visiting even more new destinations in 2020.

  • European squares – My top 6

    European squares are often home to historic landmarks or monuments. Some are entertainment hotspots. Others are ideal for relaxing and watching the world go by with a favourite drink, or some good food. Whatever your preference, they are wonderful places to come to solo. These are my 6 favourite European squares from destinations I have travelled to so far…

  • Seven Dials Market, London

    Seven Dials Market, Earlham Street, London WC2H 9LX – 5 minutes walk from Covent Garden tube station Seven Dials food market has been open for around 3 months now. Its location is in a former banana and cucumber warehouse. Depending on how you approach the entrance, it would be quite easy to pass it by. But, on entering it becomes apparent that this is quite a spectacular use of space. It is not only food you will find here either…

  • British Airways to Ghent Business -v- Economy

    British Airways Executive Club account holders are given a choice of paying for a flight in full, or using all/some of their accrued Avios points towards the cost. At the time of booking my recent trip to Ghent in Belgium, a return flight, economy class, using 11,750 Avios, cost £21. However, returning business class, the total cost slightly more at £41. The outbound flight with British Airways to Ghent offered ideal flight times. However, the return flight time with business class was better, allowing me more time in Ghent. Was the extra £20 worth it?

  • Haunted London

    Maybe you are looking for ideas of things to do around Hallowe’en or you might just be interested in London’s haunted history. There are a number of things to do or places you can eat which have stories of paranormal activity. Here are my top 7 haunted London activities….

  • Solo City Breaks

    City breaks for solo travellers are a great idea. There are a wide range of activities to get involved in, many of which the weather can’t spoil. There are plenty of other people by themselves too. This will help you feel less self conscious if you are relatively new to solo travel. The following 4 solo city breaks I have been on are places I have enjoyed exploring by myself with recommendations of where to stay, things to do and places to eat …

  • 3 Great Guided Tours in London

    London is a fantastic, diverse and multi cultural city with so much to see and do for locals and tourists alike. No matter how many times I visit, I come away having learned or discovered something new. For the first timer to London, a guided tour is a great way to get your bearings and become acquainted with the city, learning some interesting facts about its history along the way. These are 3 of my top guided tours in London which I have enjoyed solo….