Deals of the Month

I will update these deals every 2 weeks (Please note that I have no affiliation with these companies (other than Booking.com & eBookers) – Mostly I just choose vouchers and deals that look like good value!   APRIL –   MALLORCA – eBookers have some

Birthday Trips Away

  Every year since I moved to Scotland (2003), I have celebrated by going away on holiday.  I don’t like the pressure of having a birthday in town, plus a birthday is a great excuse to travel anyway!  However, this year, we are taking a

Travel Planning Tips

  I’m one of those people that enjoys the planning part of trips so much that it equates to roughly 30% of my overall enjoyment!  Planning and organising is just in my blood – I love researching, spending hours finding the best deals, and acquainting

5 Top tips for finding hotel deals

  When building a DIY holiday, the hotel is often one of the biggest costs – but it doesn’t have to be.  People often ask how I manage to get a great hotel in a great location at a great cost, so here are some

7 useful tips for finding cheaper flights

  Fly out of a hub airport – You can often find cheaper fares out of major hub airports such as Frankfurt or Amsterdam.  Grab yourself a budget flight or train to get to there and save over all.   Book Early – Airline companies apply