Holiday Lets Vs. Other Forms of Accommodation

Holiday Lets Vs. Other Forms of Accommodation

By TheGuide | Hotels, Travel

If you are someone like me who loves travelling and going on holidays then one of the biggest problems that you face in this regard would probably have to be accommodation. I personally like to spend less on accommodation because it is simply about having a comfortable place to stay for the night so that

The Best Places to Visit in Fiji

The Best Places to Visit in Fiji

By TheGuide | Outside Europe, Travel

The Best Places to Visit in Fiji Fiji is a group of islands situated east of Australia in the South Pacific. The nation of Fiji is comprised of more than 300 islands, but only about 100 of them are inhabited. The islands possess gorgeous scenery, beautiful beaches, fascinating temples and mouth-watering cuisine. People from all

Holiday Rental or Hotel?

Holiday Rental or Hotel?

By TheGuide | Travel

Save money in a rental property during Europe’s peak holiday season There are lots of very good reasons to book a break for the family in a holiday rental instead of a hotel. Each property is unique, with its own quirks and amenities such as a private pool, tour guides or country club membership. Staying

What To Do In Spain When On Holiday

What To Do In Spain When On Holiday

By TheGuide | Europe, Travel

Are you planning a Spanish holiday? If you’re traveling straight to Spain and have never been, one of your first thoughts will likely be “What are some fun and memorable things to do in Spain on holiday?” The answer is: plenty. Whether you want to take in the culture or simply find a new beach

Holiday cottage survival tips for a rainy day

Holiday cottage survival tips for a rainy day

By TheGuide | Travel

If there’s one thing you can’t guarantee when planning a holiday in the UK, it’s the weather. You may have diligently organised a packed schedule of events to fill every moment of your break but one rainy day can be enough to spoil everything. So what fail-safe plans can you have in place to make

Travelling the Golden Globe

Travelling the Golden Globe

By TheGuide | Travel

This year’s Golden Globe nominations have just been announced, with Steven Spielberg’s presidential drama Lincoln leading the field with seven nominations.  Other films to receive nominations include Ben Affleck’s Argo, Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained, Zero Dark Thirty, Silver Linings Playbook, and Les Miserables. Most films nowadays feature far-flung locations and lavish cinematography, which are bound

Top 3 Train Journeys across the World

Top 3 Train Journeys across the World

By TheGuide | Travel

    The Rocky Mountaineer is a 2 day train ride through the stunning Rockies on-board the world famous Mountaineer train. The journey takes you through 4 very different Canadian landscapes which feature something for everyone. Firstly, you will follow in the footsteps on 19th Century adventurers in a luxurious coach. This will bring you

Events cruises for 2013

Events cruises for 2013

By TheGuide | Cruises, Travel

Valentine’s Day – 14th February 13 February – Depart from North Shields for Amsterdam, enjoy a 3 course à la carte meal and sparkling wine 14February – Breakfast on-board, visit Holland for the day 15 February – Arrive back in North Shields   Departing on 13th, 14th and 15th February, enjoy a 2 night mini

9 Things You Won’t Catch the Rest of the Tourists Doing in London

9 Things You Won’t Catch the Rest of the Tourists Doing in London

By TheGuide | Europe, Travel

When visiting London with its famous landmarks, it is easy to think that places such as Trafalgar Square, Buckingham Palace and the Houses of Parliament are all that it has to offer. There are alternative places and things to do that you may not have considered, but if you follow our top 10 guide below,

5 Scenic Rail Routes of America

5 Scenic Rail Routes of America

By TheGuide | America, Travel

Denver to San Francisco Perhaps the most popular and most breath-taking of the American railway routes is on the Californian Zephyr which will take you from Denver to San Francisco, through pine forests and mountain ranges, canyons and desert. You’ll travel into the Rockies, through the canyons of the Colorado River and on towards Utah,