Eurostar Standard Premier Vs Standard: Is an Upgrade Worth it in 2024?

exterior of eurostar train carriage at station

Are wondering whether to travel in Eurostar Standard or Standard Premier Class? Then you’ve come to the right place. To compare the two, I travelled from London to Brussels in Eurostar Standard and back in Standard Premier as part of a one-week Belgium itinerary. So is Eurostar Standard Premier worth it? The bottom line is […]

Best Single Travel Group Tours for the Over 50s

hikers who are part of a group travel for singles standing on stone steps against a deep blue sky

Are you looking for the best group travel companies for singles over 50? Then you’ve come to the right place. I have over 20 years of first-hand experience of singles trips and can help you find the group travel company and tour that is the best fit for you. For the most part, these group […]

Solo Travel in Europe: Best Places to Travel Alone + Tips


Are you looking for the best solo travel destinations in Europe? Then you’ve come to the right place. I’ve visited most European countries over the past three decades, many of these as a solo traveller. To inspire you to plan your next solo trip to Europe, I’ve pulled together an awesome list of the best destinations. To […]

40 Best Movies Set in Italy: Romance, Drama and Laughs

the grand canal in venice which is one of the location used for movies set in italy

Are you looking for the best movies set in Italy? Then you’re in luck. I’m a total movie nut with a love for Italian cinema and am excited to share my favourite films set in Italy with you. From action movies to romantic comedies, there’s something for everyone. Most of these are available to stream […]