Travel Hints & Tips

London on the cheap

February 2017 | Insider’s Guide

London is many things; cheap it is not. Or at least that’s what they want you to think. And yeah sure, it’s hard to find good, cheap things to do. But it makes it all the more rewarding when you do find a gem of a place with an inoffensive price tag.

Fun things to do in Birmingham in February

January 2017 | Insider’s Guide

A new easyHotel is opening in Birmingham on Thursday the 9th of February, and with cheap hotel rooms on offer from as little as £19.99, what better reason do you need to spend a long weekend exploring this unique and vibrant city?

A summer in Rotterdam

April 2016 | On a shoestring, City in the spotlight, Insider’s Guide

Summer is a time for scuttling off to find a new adventure in some faraway land. Whilst many will head for the pearly beaches and bright lights of the Mediterranean, others might favour a city break. Cue Rotterdam, the Netherlands’ second city with a buzzing summer events calendar that can be juiced to the max without breaking the bank. Over the centuries the city has spawned humanist philosophers, radical designers and avant garde architecture as well as boasting a neighbourhood that’s literally synonymous with Cool.

A night out in Prague

March 2016 | Insider’s Guide, City in the spotlight, Location Guides

Steeped in history, with river views and castles galore, Prague is picturesque, prestigious and popular with touring party crews. The ubiquitous drinking team hoodies peppered around Student Unions across Europe could leave you to believe that cheap beer is the city’s selling point, and whilst no one’s complaining about prices there’s a world of nightlife to explore throughout the Czech capital. Whether it’s dive bars, mega clubs or underground caverns you’re after, the city offers a kaleidoscope of amusements to fuel an unforgettable weekend trip.