6 photos in Sri Lanka to make you the envy of your friends

Sri Lanka; a place of exotic beauty, prowling leopards, bathing elephants and vast, natural landscape. The island is home to eight Unesco World Heritage sites and tropical rain forests. It’s become a fascination with great Travel Writers, including American novelist Paul Theroux, during his four-month journey by train in the ‘Great Railway Bazaar.’ But, reading about it will never be enough. You have to witness Sri Lanka’s jaw-dropping beauty to believe an island like this can still exist in the modern world. There are so many sights in Sri Lanka, a visit to the island will make you the envy of all your friends, particularly when they see the amazing images uploaded to your social media pages. Here are some of the pictures you could be taking on your next trip to Sri Lanka…

5 underrated Italian cities

Italy has been the backdrop to some of the most influential travel books of our time, including Eat, Pray Love and Under the Tuscan Sun, and it’s easy to see why. Italy is a hub of enchanting beauty, from the bustling streets of Rome, to the gilded beauty of Venice, and although it may be a tourist’s paradise, there are still parts that are untouched by hordes of sightseers with 'selfie' sticks. So, whether you’re going for a day, a week or longer and you're looking for a complete break from the usual hustle and bustle of daily life, then you may want to consider some of these amazing Italian cities. 

5 secrets only locals in Tenerife know about

As the largest of Spain's Canary Islands, Tenerife is known for its idyllic island beauty; a sun-drenched paradise of white sandy beaches, gently swaying palms and sparkling turquoise waters. Attracting around 10 million holidaymakers every year, Tenerife has long been a popular tourist destination, but take a step away from the crowded coastline of busy bars and sunbathing Brits, and you'll discover an island steeped in rich history with a colourful carnival of culture. We've rounded up five of our favourite things to do, to help you explore island life in style.

4 Reasons Why the Greek Islands Are Gross

We know, we know, you’ve heard all this incredible stuff about Greece and just can’t wait to go there. Well, not to be the metaphorical fly in the soup, but there is categorically no reason to go to Greece, especially the so-called ‘amazing’ islands you’ve heard people gushing about. Of course, we suppose you feel like we need to defend ourselves on this? Very well, let's get this sorted so you can book your next holiday to somewhere much nicer.

25 Reasons Why You Must Visit Goa Now

You may not have thought it, but Goa in India is a coastal region bursting with reasons to make it your next adventure - from beach yoga to flea markets. It's the ultimate destination for those who want a relaxing beach holiday with a bit of exploration and activity thrown in the mix. And the street food is to die for!