Bicycle Touring Scotland – The Outer Hebrides

Cycle touring Scotland - The Outer Hebrides

By Penny Johnson. The Outer Hebrides are a set of windswept and beautiful islands off the north-west coast of Scotland. This was my first bicycle touring  holiday, so we picked the Outer Hebrides as they were relatively flat and neither of us had been there before. We planned a fairly leisurely trip, with no days … Read more…

Iceland in Winter on a Budget

Iceland in Winter on a Budget

Whether it’s the lure of experiencing the Northern lights, the fantastic landscapes or Reykjavik’s diverse and vibrant culture, a winter break in Iceland will not disappoint. This article outlines how to experience Iceland in winter on a budget. I had dreamt forever of visiting Iceland. The raw natural, unspoilt and uncluttered beauty of this island was … Read more…