Kalkan in Turkey is one of my favourite places in the world - it is beyond beautiful, and has amazing weather and even better food. It is my absolute pleasure to share with you a handful of reasons why I am so in love with this town and why you should be booking yourself a holiday there very soon.
Thai food is all the rage and each of us have snuggled down with a glass of wine and a delicious bowl of Thai green curry, or crunched on the delightful mix of citrus and spice in a pad Thai. But, Portia from Pip and the city is a huge fan of food from the exotic land of Thailand and she tells us some dishes she thinks you'll love.
Many of us have felt a rush of frustration of being trapped in a car with a screaming child, while the passenger awkwardly scrambles through their bag looking for something, anything to stop the screeching infant. Maybe you've been driving down the M25, while a red-faced infant kicks the back of your chair, making it very difficult to keep your eyes on the road. However, Kerry Conway, author and creator of lived with love, gives us a few tips to make travelling with kids a little less stressful.
Naples, even the name conjures an array of magnificent images, from the exquisite pizzas that exude a mouth-watering collection of fresh ingredients and unforgettable tastes, to the looming presence of the active volcano, Mount Vesuvius. But, I have a more personal connection to Italy’s third-largest city, half of my family currently live there and you can trace generations to one small part of the city. However, it was only in the summer of 2016 that I met them for the first time, and they showed me a side of a city that can only be viewed through the eyes of a local. They gave me some tips and advice to make your stay unforgettable and I am now passing this knowledge onto you.
When you arrive on holiday somewhere new, there's nothing like asking the locals where the best places are to eat and drink. It's often that one hidden bar or restaurant that can make your time in a new place even more special. The dining scene in Barcelona is second to none, featuring some of the finest Spanish cuisine in the world. We spoke to local and travel enthusiast Andreas Olsson for his recommendations on where to enjoy the best food and drink in Barcelona...