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Celebrating Women In Travel With G Adventures & Planeterra

Happy International Women’s Day! Today we celebrate women working in the tourism industry by interviewing Kelly Galaski the Director of Global Programmes for the Planeterra Foundation a non-profit social enterprise started by adventure travel ...

Places To Visit In Bhaktapur Nepal

The smell of incense is everywhere. On each corner, there seems to be a shrine of some sort with candles flickering in the wind. As we walk down the narrow streets we have to avoid the motorbikes, cows and potholes. I haven’t had such an extreme ...

Colombia: The Biggest Risk Is Wanting To Stay | First Impressions Of Colombia

Tranquillo (Calm, Relax). If there is one word that best describes our 6 weeks in Colombia it is that. From the moment we landed in Bogota to our last few days on San Andres Island our trip around Colombia was relaxed and calm. I admit Tranquillo ...

Where To Stay In Negombo Sri Lanka | The 10 Best Hotels In Negombo Sri Lanka

When you are visiting Sri Lanka the chances are that you will be arriving and leaving from Negombo as Bandaranaike International Airport (Sri Lanka’s main international airport) is located in Negombo, not Colombo. Now depending on your flight, ...

Celebrating Sustainable Travel With Intrepid Travel

Regular readers of our blog will know that we are passionate about sustainable travel. Whenever we travel we try to be as sustainable and responsible as possible by using local transport, eating locally and staying in locally owned hotels and ...

Monteverde Hiking | Discovering Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve Costa Rica

Out of all the amazing destinations in Costa Rica, Monteverde Cloud Forest was the place that had me most excited. Just the term Cloud Forest evokes images of something otherworldly. I imagined Monteverde looking like the floating mountains in ...

Amazing Places To Visit In Japan | Japan Trip Planner

We often get asked which country is our favourite country to visit. It is an impossible question to answer. It’s like asking what is your favourite meal or movie. We have many favourite countries that we have visited, Japan is one of them. We have ...

The 13 Best Gardens And Parks In North London

Londoners love to visit parks. As soon as the temperature rises above 1 degree you will see us walking, reading and chilling in parks and green spaces all around the city. If the sun comes out then it seems like most of the population of London ...

The Best Cenotes In Riviera Maya Mexico | Our Favourite 7 Cenotes In The Riviera Maya

Before visiting Mexico I had never heard of Cenotes, but after spending 3 months in this wonderful country Mexico’s Cenotes soon became one of our favourite things to visit. Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula is home to over 6,000 Cenotes. Table of ...

Three Days In Bogota | Unmissable Things To Do In Bogota

When we decided to visit Colombia for the first time most people told us to skip Bogota or just stay for a night. What with jet-lag and a sense of wanting to discover a place for ourselves we decided to ignore the advice and stay for three days in ...

Things To Do In Bandipur Nepal | Visiting One Of Nepal’s Most Beautiful Towns

If you are travelling between Kathmandu and Pokhara by road then we highly recommend that you break up your journey in the beautiful town of Bandipur. It is one of the prettiest towns in Nepal and there are plenty of things to do in Bandipur to keep ...

Our Favourite 9 Places To Visit In Mexico | globalhelpswap

If you are looking for places to visit in Mexico then you have come to the right place. We spent 3 months in this wonderful country and managed to visit 9 places during that time. This is no scientific post though, we know that there are plenty of ...

How To Get From Bogota To Villa de Leyva Colombia

If you want to know how to get from Bogota to Villa de Leyva then you have come to the right place as we have recently done the journey. Our second stop in Colombia was the wonderful town of Villa de Leyva after spending 3 days in Bogota. Villa de ...

Is Sri Lanka Safe To Visit? | Why You Should Visit Sri Lanka Now

Is Sri Lanka safe to visit? That is the question on everyone’s lips after the terrible atrocities that happened on Easter Sunday (21st April 2019). Well the UK Foreign Office recommend only essential travel to the island of Sri Lanka, something we ...

The Best Isla Mujeres Hotels For Any Budget | Places To Stay On Isla Mujeres Mexico

If you are visiting Isla Mujeres in Mexico and are looking for the best Isla Mujeres Hotels then you have come to the right place. Below is a list of some of our favourite hotels on Isla Mujeres island and others that are recommended by our readers. ...

First Impressions Of Nizhny Novgorod Russia | Meeting The Locals On The Volga

We stumbled out of the train station bleary-eyed after our longest stint yet on the Trans Siberian Railway. It had just rained and the commuters were dodging the puddles as they rushed to go home. The air smelt renewed as it always does after a good ...

The 17 Best Things To Do In Pokhara Nepal | A Travel Guide To Pokhara

If you are looking for Things to do in Pokhara you have come to the right place. We spent almost two weeks on and off in Pokhara and soon discovered why it’s most peoples favourite place in Nepal. Even though Pokhara is Nepal’s second-biggest city ...

The Best Lidos & Outdoor Swimming In London

If you are looking for the best lidos and outdoor swimming spots in London then read on. We have hopefully included every choice available. London is getting warmer (where isn’t), and apart from air-conditioned buildings, there aren’t that many ...

How To Travel From Negombo to Kandy

In this post, we share with you essential tips to help you travel from Negombo to Kandy, cheaply and comfortably. You might be questioning if you should take the Negombo to Kandy train or if a taxi from Negombo to Kandy might be ...

Where To Stay In Tulum Mexico | The Best Hotels In Tulum

If you are looking where to stay in Tulum, Mexico then you have come to the right place. Below is a list of some of the best hotels in Tulum. We loved our week in Tulum, the beach is beautiful, the Mayan ruins are ethereal and the ...

Learn basic Hindi for travel in India

Photo of temple elephant in India by Shalu Sharma. Table of Contents If you learn basic Hindi, you will find it goes a goes a long way when traveling in India This is a guest post by Indian blogger Shalu Sharma, who published a book called ...

10 Transformational travel in India stories

Jal Mahal Palace, Jaipur, India Table of Contents Transformational travel experiences from travelers to India  INDIA IS NOT LIKE other destinations. It’s more challenging, more colourful, more intense, more …. everything. And it’s ...

Is travel in India safe? My top 20 tips for women travellers

At the Taj Mahal on my first trip to India in 2006 Table of Contents Is travel in India safe? My top 20 tips for women travellers IS TRAVEL IN INDIA safe for women? Is the concern over travel safety for women tourists justified? What are ...

Taj Mahal photos, history and information

The Taj Mahal will not disappoint you no matter how many photos and images you’ve seen. Table of Contents A guide to the Taj Mahal: photos, history, information and travel tips THE TAJ MAHAL in Agra, India is everything and more than you ...

Another new era for Breathedreamgo

On the Ganga River in Rishikesh, 2019. Photo credit: Siddhartha Joshi Table of Contents I finally have the travel blog of my dreams! And now … it’s all about you … BREATHEDREAMGO IS ALL ABOUT transformation … and now the site itself is ...



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