10 Best 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 in 2023? An Honest Review from a Local

lookinf across millennium bridge to st pauls cathedral in london

It’s sad but true. My home city of London has a not unwarranted reputation for being staggeringly expensive. Although its world-class state-funded museums are free to visit, 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 […]

Visiting The Shard, London (+ How to Do it for Free!): Tips from a Local

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

It’s hard to imagine London’s skyline without The Shard. Soaring to a height of almost 310 meters above the River Thames, this is the tallest building in the United Kingdom and the seventh-tallest in Europe. It is home to The View from The Shard, the highest viewing platform in London. The Shard is one of […]