Bloggerstan Logo



Published : Oct, 2023

Sites & attractions | City tours & passes
Cutty Sark | Royal Botanic Gardens | Tower of London | Tower Bridge | Westminster Abbey | St. Paul`s Cathedral | Hampton Court Palace | Up at The O2 | City Cruises Thames River Pass | Royal Observatory Greenwich | 70+ Attractions
I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: London is one of my favorite cities in the world. I love the history. I love the culture. I love the energy...
It’s no secret, though, that London is one of the most expensive cities in the world. Before booking your itinerary, it’s smart to look for ways to save.

The best sightseeing passes help you enjoy more for less, and London has a few options worth considering. By packaging more than 70 of the city’s top attractions at a reduced rate, the London Explorer Pass by Go City helps you save money in London.
But is Go City’s London Explorer Pass worth it? Let’s find out!...

Published : Aug, 2023

Activities: Cultural
Cutty Sark | Eltham Palace | Greenwich Market | Greenwich Park | Maritime Museum | Old Royal Navy College | Queens House | Royal Observatory | The Junk Shop | The O2 | The Painted Hall
Greenwich might just be one of the best areas in London to visit! Of course, we’re a little bit biased but there’s a heap of the best things to do in Greenwich that are dotted all across the neighbourhood, which you really can’t miss.

Being one of the three Royal Boroughs in London (alongside Chelsea and Kensington and Kingston-Upon-Thames), it’s made quite a name for itself for its centuries of history, some of the most iconic London palaces and London markets.

Plus, it’s only a stone’s throw from the very centre of London so what’s not to love!

Now, for me, the thing that makes Greenwich so great (after all the historical spots) is that it’s totally walkable and really easy to stroll around in a day or two. This is great if you fancy seeing a different side of London, especially as it’s so different from other areas like Camden or Covent Garden.

Published : Jul, 2023

Sites & attractions | Accom (any) | Activities: Cultural | City tours & passes | Activities: Outdoor
Big Ben & Parliament | Buckingham Palace | Covent Garden | Elizabeth Tower | Green Park | Kensington | London Eye | Millennium Bridge | Oxford | Paddington | Sky Garden | South Bank | St. Paul`s Cahedral |
With thousands of years of history, world-class museums and attractions, every kind of food imaginable, and a never-ending list of things to do, it's no wonder that London is one of the most popular cities to visit in the world.

I personally got hooked on London after my first visit in 2012, and in the last decade have spent cumulative months exploring what is easily my favorite European capital...

Published : Feb, 2023

<$50 day | <$100 day | Accom (any) | Food (any)
Attractions: £10-£20 | Food: £21-£31 | Hostel: £23-£47 | Hotel: £90-£150 | Rental Apt: £90-£170+ | Midrange: £92 | Thrifty $: £57 | Total Cost: £60-£95 | Breakfast: £3-£10 | Lunch: £5-£15 | Dinner: £7-£18 | London Tower: £29.90 | Buckingham
London is a world-class city but It’s also one of the most expensive cities in the world. Luckily, hostels are reasonably affordable (at least for a major city) and there are plenty of great free museums. However, the cost of attractions and food prices will put a major dent in your budget.

In this London travel price guide, we’ll outline the estimated travel expenses for food, accommodation, attractions, alcohol, and other things that you’ll experience so you can better budget your trip to London...

Published : Feb, 2023

<$50 day | <$100 day | Accom (any) | Food (any)
Hostel Packing Advice | Ave. Hostel Price: £35-£60 | Barmy Badger Backpackers: £37 | Wombats City Hostel: £40 | Astor Hyde Park: £35 | Hostel One: £45 | Astor Queensway: £40 | MEININGER London Hyde Park: £40 | Palmers Lodge –Swiss Cottage: £40 | Astor
London is truly one of Europe’s best cities for hostels. In fact, there are more than 100 hostels in London and they range from cheap and grungy to high-end and expensive. In this guide, we’ve assembled a list of the best hostels in London that have the perfect combination of great location, good amenities, and fair prices...

Published : Jul, 2022

Sites & attractions | Food (any) | Activities: Cultural | City tours & passes | Shopping
Camden Town | Hyde Park | Tower of London | tour with a Beefeater | White Tower & Bloody Tower | gawk at Crown Jewels | Tower Bridge | Westminster Abbey | St. Paul`s Cathedral | London museums | Churchill War Rooms |
London is one of the most-visited cities in the world. I myself have been to London more than a dozen times, and have cumulatively spent months in the UK capital.

What I love about London is probably what a lot of other people love about it, too: the fact that London is dynamic. It's full of history but also modernity...

And while I enjoy discovering new things to do and see in London on each trip, there's no denying that the city's top attractions are popular for good reason...

Published : Jan, 2022

Sites & attractions | Bars & pubs | Nightlife | Activities: Outdoor | Shopping
World Class Sports | Premier League football | West End -shows | Camden Town | Grand Royale Hotel | traditional pubs to glitzy nightclubs | Hyde Park | Phantom Of The Opera & Les Miserables (show)
London is one of the best cities on the planet. I understand that the weather can be a bit dodgy at certain times throughout the year but when the sun is shining I think it’s difficult to name a better city than the capital of England. Each year I spend about a month living it up and enjoying everything that London has to offer, every time I go back I find new things to enjoy – it is absolutely impossible to get bored in this city!

If you haven’t been to London yet then you need to get booking your trip there asap! Here are some top things you can do when you’re there, I guarantee that all of these options ensure you and your group will have a time to remember. And don’t forget to check the hourly weather as it might rain unexpectedly!

Published : May, 2021

Sites & attractions | Activities: Cultural
Peckham | Nunhead | Dulwich Village | Horniman Museum | Brockwell Lido | Brixton
Local London hidden gems in Peckham, Brixton and Dulwich feature in this London travel guide. I’m excited to introduce you to these insider secret places - especially because this is where I’ve been living for the past two years! Here are some of my favourite things to do in London in 2021.

Published : Apr, 2021

Sites & attractions | Activities: Cultural
Buckingham Palace | Horniman Gardens | Hyde Park | Kensington Garden | Leicester Square | London Wall | Parliament | Piccadilly Circus | Richmond Park | Sky Garden | South Bank | Tower Bridge | Westminster Abbey
These free things to do in London include popular sightseeing locations, unusual attractions and tourist places around the city. If you're planning a budget trip to London this video is all you need to watch before you travel!

This London travel guide contains:
London Sightseeing, Parks, Markets, Street Art, London Museums, Shopping, Famous Squares, History, London views, & Pop Culture.

Published : Mar, 2023

When to visit | How to get there | Activities: Outdoor
enjoy beaches | Peek @ Mt. Kilimanjaro | See Mugie Conservancy | Boat Safari In Lake Naivasha | See Flamingos In Lake Nakuru | See Red Elephants In Tsavo | Climb Mt. Kenya | See Nairobi | Visit Nairobi Park | Chase Waterfalls @ Karura Forest | Visit Giraffe Ctr.
Located in East Africa, Kenya is a popular destination for travelers looking to experience the unique culture, incredible wildlife, and stunning landscapes.

From the savannahs of the Maasai Mara to the peaks of Mount Kenya and the stunning Kenyan coastline, this destination is home to a variety of landscapes. But it’s not just about the scenery in Kenya. In our opinion, the biggest drawcard of this East Africa destination is an opportunity to experience an authentic African safari...

Published : Oct, 2023

Activities: Cultural | Wellness
Anamaya | Blue Spirit | Bodhi Tree Resort | Envision Festival | Harmony Healing Ctr. | Peace Retreat | Samasati Yoga & Wellness | The Retreat | Waterfall Villas
If you are a yoga enthusiast, then you’ll agree that there is nothing more beautiful and relaxing than checking into a yoga retreat in a unique destination. And if you ask us, when it comes to yoga holidays, Costa Rica is just the place to do it. There is nothing quite like practicing yoga in Costa Rica, in the heart of the rainforest or on the beach.

Some retreats combine yoga with other activities, like surfing, detox, meditation, and even new skills like permaculture farming. No matter what you want for your yoga trip, Costa Rica has options for you...

Published : Jul, 2023

When to visit | Accom (any) | Activities: Outdoor
Attend La Feria Verde | Beer Tasting Tour | Braulio Carrillo Park | Buttefly Gardens | Choco Workshop | Food-Coffee Tours | La Paz Waterfall Gardens | La Sabana Metro. Park | Mercado Centrale | Metro Cathedral | Museums | Natl. Theater
If you’re visiting Costa Rica, you’ll inevitably begin your trip in the nation’s capital city, San José. While many people simply stop over in the city on their way to the rainforests, the city deserves a visit on its own.
Since the capital city of Costa Rica is an up-and-coming tourist destination, you can find plenty of attractions and points of interest that make it worth a visit...

While it’s common that people don’t know all the things to do in San José, Costa Rica, this guide should get you started with planning some fun-filled days in the city.

Published : Sep, 2023

How to get there | Bars & pubs
Adelaide Hills (SA) | Barossa Valley (SA) | Hunter Valley (NSW) | Margaret River (WA) | McLaren Vale (SA) | The Yarra Valley (Mel) | Where to Eat | Wineries Location
Australia is a wine-lover’s dream destination. Australian wineries have a glowing reputation around the world for their top-quality grape varieties grown in perfect climates and picturesque settings. No matter where you find yourself across the southern part of the country, you won’t be too far away from a wine-growing region...

Exploring wine regions in Australia was one of our favourite adventures when we lived in Australia. So, we can attest that visiting one or more of the following wine areas in Australia is one of the best things to do on any trip to Australia!

Published : Sep, 2023

Bars & pubs | Nightlife
Art Scene | Artist & Local Farmers Mkt. | Boutique Shopping | Carlton Gardens | Culinary Scene | Festivals | Getting Around | Markets | Micro-breweries | Queen Victoria Mkt. | Unexpected Weather
Melbourne – a hip, trendy, and vibrant Australian city brimming with culture. Its neighbourhoods have personalities of their own, ranging from bohemian quarters with amazing restaurants and fashion boutiques, to edgy, artsy areas that are home to more tattoo shops than a city could possibly need. It’s impossible to truly understand the cultural centre that is Melbourne without actually living there. And it’s equally as difficult to explore it as a visitor.

I’ve been to Melbourne 4 times. Each time, discover a whole new side of the incredibly complicated and fascinating city that has topped the charts of the World’s Most Liveable Cities. But despite my frequent visits, I couldn’t possibly try to share the best that this city has to offer without some local help. Luckily, a few of my friends and locals were eager to share their tips and recommendations for things to do in Melbourne.