Reykjavik may be the capital of Iceland but it feels more like a small town than a capital city. Small and compact in size, it's easy to explore on foot and see the sights in a day. But when it comes to nightlife, Reykjavik is...

'Toto, we're not in Kansas anymore' I shouted through the window of my car as my friend Elle emerged from the Kings Head with directions to our guesthouse. Forgetting we were in rural Wales, I had relied on Google Maps for most of the journey...

If you're visiting the Menabe region of Madagascar, it's certainly worth visiting the Kirindy Reserve- a dry deciduous forest that is home to a number of endemic reptiles and various species of lemur. There are various organised tours to visit the reserve; I took a jeep...

Over the years I've stayed in some beautiful beach resorts, but none quite as idyllic as Palissandre Cote Ouest Resort-Spa. After a long haul flight with Air France from London to Antananarivo, followed by a domestic flight with Air Madagascar to Morondava, I was...

A big draw of visiting Madgascar is lemur watching because this is the only place in the world where they can be found. Lemurs are really the most adorable animals- just take a look at this cuteness overload of a post to see how...

The Golden Circle is a popular tourist trail in Iceland, covering a 300km loop from Reykjavik to central Iceland and back. It allows you to see some of Iceland's most famous sights, including geysirs and the magnificent Gulfoss waterfall. We took a bus tour to...

In Iceland I stayed at the Apotek Hotel, a new boutique hotel in the centre of Reykjavik. It's in the perfect location right off the main street- all you have to do is stroll out the front door and you're right near all the shops...

The Blue Lagoon. I'm sure you've seen pictures of it on Instagram and Pinterest. It's one of the most visited and recognisable attractions of Iceland, with water so icy blue you can't quite believe that colour even exists.  This January I jetted off to Iceland...