Posts Tagged ‘ Travel ’

International volunteering: an overview

Aug 2nd, 2017 | By

Are you looking for a more meaningful travel experience? Do you want to give back to the communities you visit, make a genuine connection with locals, meet like-minded travellers and build your skills? It’s time to consider international volunteering…



The realities of travel writing

Jul 31st, 2017 | By

So you want to be a travel writer? Here’s the reality…



Holiday or helliday?


Jul 30th, 2017 | By

Holidays can mean lots of extra stress and pressure…



Where the experts holiday: Nick Kontis, travel author and journalist

Jun 30th, 2017 | By

Award-winning journalist and author, Nick Kontis, shares his travel highs and lows with Just About Travel



Diary of a travel journalist



Jun 29th, 2017 | By

A glimpse into the life of a travel writer



The best places to visit in Europe in 2017

May 29th, 2017 | By

Europe is a treasure trove of incredible travel experiences, which can make deciding where to go a challenging task. Thankfully Lonely Planet’s travel experts have been on the case to bring you the best spots to add to your bucket list for 2017.



Where the experts holiday: Campbell Jefferys, travel writer and author

Apr 7th, 2017 | By

Australian travel writer and author, Campbell Jefferys, shares his travel highs and lows with Just About Travel



Where the experts holiday: Reza Pakravan, traveller, adventurer and film maker

Apr 2nd, 2017 | By

Reza Pakravan – a traveller, adventurer and film maker – shares his travel highs and lows with Just About Travel readers



Travel tips

Mar 14th, 2017 | By

Check out these tips to become a calmer, more productive you while travelling



The art of compromise

Mar 7th, 2017 | By

Most couples know each other pretty well by the time they get married, so are used to making compromises in their daily lives. But travelling together is different. Out of your comfort zones you discover new things about each other. You might share ideals about everyday life but have very different ideas when it comes to adventure. So what do you do?



In defence of Airbnb

Feb 27th, 2017 | By

Following the criticism of Airbnb on this site last week, Kaye Holland flocks to the online marketplace and hospitality service’s defence



What’s hot: February 2017

Feb 1st, 2017 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot (and what’s not) in the travel world



Where to go when

Jan 18th, 2017 | By

Looking to escape the February chill? We asked our friends at Lonely Planet for a few super suggestions…



The year that was

Dec 31st, 2016 | By

It’s been a busy year and it’s time to take stock. Here travel writer and enthusiast, Kaye Holland, shares her 2016 holiday highlights



The best gift? A memorable experience

Dec 20th, 2016 | By

Experimental gifts – take a bow travel – are proving more popular than clothing and cook books writes a pleased Kaye Holland



Co-o-logne

Dec 4th, 2016 | By

Paul Wojnicki reveals why Cologne is possibly Germany’s coolest city…



Tomorrow, the world

Nov 14th, 2016 | By

Start planning that trip of a lifetime…



Buenos Aires for free

Nov 10th, 2016 | By

Buenos Aires is no longer the bargain destination it once was owing to the currency devaluation implemented in December by Mauricio Macri – the first centre right president in 12 years – but happily some of the best things to do in Argentina’s capital are free…



Breathtaking Botswana

Oct 12th, 2016 | By

Welcome to Botswana



Where the experts holiday: Jini Reddy, travel author

Oct 3rd, 2016 | By

Jini Reddy, author of Wild Times – a new title showcasing extraordinary experiences connecting with nature around Britain – talks travel



What’s hot: October 2016

Sep 30th, 2016 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot in the travel world for October



All change in the Big Apple

Sep 27th, 2016 | By
montage of New York

New York has been dazzling visitors for years – few cities in the world can match the Big Apple’s unparalleled energy or the tremendous pride New Yorkers take in opening their arms to visitors – but it’s a destination where the only constant is change.
JAT lets you in on New York’s new and recently opened attractions…



Pisco power

Sep 24th, 2016 | By

Celebrate Chilean National Pisco Week



Where the experts holiday: Tom Hall of Lonely Planet

Aug 30th, 2016 | By

Tom Hall, editorial director at Lonely Planet – the world’s largest travel guide book publisher – on Italy, Iran and why the Western Isles of Scotland should feature on any travel itinerary



What type of traveller are you?

Aug 25th, 2016 | By

What type of traveller are you – budget, eco-conscious, luxury, adventurer? Try our quiz to discover your true wandering spirit.



A-Z of travelling

Aug 13th, 2016 | By

Travel like a pro with our A-Z guide of travel advice



Where the experts holiday: Nick Wandering, travelholic

Aug 5th, 2016 | By

Travel blogger, Nick Morris, shares his travel highs and lows



Where the experts holiday: Charlie Raymond, author of career meltdown meets travel memoir, Hired, Fired, Fled

Jul 26th, 2016 | By

Charlie Raymond, author of Hired, Fired, Fled – one man’s global quest to beat the rat race – shares some of his travel experiences with Just About Travel readers