10 Easy Day Trips from Inverness Without a Car

close up of brown highland cow in inverness scotland

Inverness is worthy of its moniker ‘the Capital of the Highlands’. Its proximity to the Scottish Highlands, Loch Ness and the Speyside whisky region makes it the perfect base for exploring some of Scotland’s most popular destinations, even if you are relying on public transport. Discover epic places to visit with these best day trips […]

Is the London Explorer Pass Worth it? An Honest Review

lookinf across millennium bridge to st pauls cathedral in london

My home city of London has a not unwarranted reputation for being expensive. Although its world-class state-funded museums are free, London’s other attractions can seriously blow a hole in your travel budget. The good news is that London has a city pass – the Go City® London Explorer Pass – providing access to many of […]

How to Visit The Shard for Free: A Local’s Guide

the pointed building of the shard alongside the river thames in london

Get the lowdown on how to visit The Shard for free The Shard is one of London’s most recognisable landmarks and has become a must-see attraction for Londoners and visitors alike. Soaring to a height of almost 310 meters above the River Thames, it is the tallest building in the United Kingdom and the seventh-tallest […]