Extra Time in…

When you have limited time in a city full of things to do, it can be hard knowing where to start and how to make the most of it. Here you’ll find a host of handy guides on the best ways to spend your extra time in a range of vibrant cities across the globe.

Off the beaten track in Turkey

  High and mountainous with broad vistas and dramatic lakes, the rugged region of Eastern Turkey is well off the beaten track and deserves at least a week – if not more, to explore. Here’s a small sneak peek of some … Continue reading

Posted in Extra Time in... | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Exploring St Petersburg

  So, you’ve got a couple hours of free time in St Petersburg and are wondering how to spend your time. Well there’s no need to worry, as the City of the Tsars has plenty to keep you busy, whether you are … Continue reading

Posted in Extra Time in... | Tagged , | Leave a comment

A day out in Reykjavik

  Reykjavik, the world’s most northerly capital may be small but it is a great place to spend an extra day or two when you’re in Iceland. Our very own Ann Amies has just returned from a trip to Iceland … Continue reading

Posted in Extra Time in... | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Mighty Moscow

  So, you’ve got a couple hours of free time in Moscow – or perhaps even a whole day to spare, and are wondering how to spend your time. Well there’s no need to worry, as Russia’s bustling capital city has … Continue reading

Posted in Extra Time in... | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Incredible Victoria Falls

  Whether you find yourself in Victoria Falls at the start or end of your overland safari through East or Southern Africa, why not take advantage of all this incredible location has to offer. Whether you are an adventure seeker … Continue reading

Posted in Extra Time in... | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Culture, cuisine and chilling in Jordan

  After spending a week or so exploring the sights and delights of Jordan you may have a few days on your hands and are wondering how to make the most of your time – whether you are a culture … Continue reading

Posted in Extra Time in... | Tagged , | Leave a comment

48 hours in Saint Petersburg

  Having recently returned from Russia after travelling on our 6 day Vodka Shot tour, travel writer and photographer Ngaire Ackerley tells us about her short but sweet 48 hours in St Petersburg, the City of the Tsars and Russia’s … Continue reading

Posted in Extra Time in... | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Adventure in Borneo

  After spending a week or so exploring the sights and delights of Borneo you may have some extra time on your hands and are wondering how to make the most of your time – whether you are an active … Continue reading

Posted in Extra Time in... | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Stopping in for a drink at the FCC in Phnom Penh

No trip to Phnom Penh’s bustling Riverside district would be complete without stopping for a drink at the iconic Foreign Correspondents Club (FCC). First time visitors would easily be forgiven for imagining the club sprang from Cambodia’s colonial era, but the … Continue reading

Posted in Extra Time in..., Hidden Gems | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Getting suited and booted in Hoi An

Be prepared before you head to Hoi An, the town where tailors abound. From winter coats and dapper suits, to evening dresses, skirts and boots, the tailors in Hoi An can whip up just about any item of clothing you … Continue reading

Posted in Excess Baggage, Extra Time in... | Tagged , | Leave a comment