Globehunter's Travel Blog
POSTED BY Mavy | JULY 9 2018
Label: City Breaks
While the weather, things to see and do, restaurants and cheap flights and accommodation are all important factors to take into account when looking for your next holiday destination, for many people, the nightlife is just as important!
So, where in Europe can you find the best night out?
POSTED BY Mavy | MAY 19 2016
Label: City Breaks, Food Travel, North America, Top 10s, Travel Tips
There is nothing better than a finely crafted cup, using the best golden, roasted beans, to get you started in your day/ your day started. Our cafes/ cafés today are saturated with different blends, which can be a confusing experience for the average consumer.
POSTED BY Mavy | MAY 18 2016
Label: City Breaks, North America, Travel Tips
Paris may be known as the city of love, but if you’re looking for a less predictable romantic getaway, it’s time to take advantage of cheap flights to Montreal.
The city’s 66% French-speaking population mean you’ll still hear melodic Gallic voices filling the air in chic sounding squares and parks, but with the added bonus of experiencing a truly unique mixture of North-American and European culture.
POSTED BY Mavy | MAY 18 2016
Label: Asia, City Breaks, Travel Tips
Once anyone planning a shopping splurge in the UAE would head straight for Dubai, now with a string of new malls and luxury boutiques joining its traditional Souks, Abu Dhabi is fast-becoming a new favourite.
Not only does it offer an excellent variety of shopping experiences, the Emirates capital’s also known for its fascinating Al Bateen Shipyard, iconic Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Mosque and its high dunes and long sand valleys, perfect for dune bashing.
POSTED BY Mavy | MARCH 16 2016
Label: Africa, City Breaks, Travel Tips
After decades of decline, which saw many locals up sticks to the suburbs, Johannesburg is back with a vengeance. Smart new loft apartments, a vibrant cultural scene and a welcoming vibe mean it’s once again a big draw - and this time they’re not just here for the gold.
POSTED BY Mavy | FEBRUARY 16 2016
Label: City Breaks, South America, Travel Tips
Believe it or not, 2016 is an Olympic year and it’s been a whole four years since the London Olympics. Any city that hosts the Olympics usually sees a huge boost in tourism, and benefits from a wide range of new facilities.
POSTED BY Mavy | OCTOBER 21 2015
Label: City Breaks, Food Travel, Travel Tips
Welcome to the world of drinking tourism. Whether you’re fond of a tipple or strictly teetotal, there are few better ways to relax and wind down than with your favourite drink of choice.
POSTED BY Mavy | JUNE 12 2015
Label: City Breaks, Food Travel, New York City, North America, Travel Tips
If you’re planning a stay in New York you might be thinking it’s all about the Empire State Building and Times Square. But while there’s something to be said for the tourists sights, any local will tell you to avoid Midtown and check out all the amazing treats the rest of the city has in store.
POSTED BY Mavy | JUNE 11 2015
Label: Asia, City Breaks, Hotels, Travel Amenities
Hong Kong is a cosmopolitan city which is known all over the world for its historical, cultural and financial opulence. It is also known for its high class shops, modern skyscrapers, luxury hotels and exceptional restaurants.
POSTED BY Mavy | JUNE 5 2015
Label: Adventure Travel, City Breaks, Flights, Food Travel, Fun Facts, Hotels, North America, Travel Tips
Known as the ‘capital of the south’, tourism in Atlanta, Georgia, is booming, and with very good reason.
As well boosting the world’s largest aquarium, a popular zoo and some great museums, its vibrant food scene is rapidly growing.