Modes of Transport – the Ups and Downs of taking … the BUS

Bus travel is rarely anyone's favourite from of getting from A to B, but generally it links more places overland than any other transport and is often your only option!

Bridge of the Day – Stari Most, Mostar, Bosnia-Herzegovina

Here is a famous bridge for you, Stari Most which means 'Old Bridge' (not very imaginative, I know), from the town of Mostar. Mostar is named after the word 'Mostari' which means 'bridge keeper'. So how about that. And this below is the reconstructed Old Bridge of Mostar, from which it could be argued came …

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Know Before you Go – Visa for Russia

If Russia is a country you are considering visiting, then you’re best to start planning as well before your departure date as you can. For the Russian Visa is not as straight forward to organise as most others. Whereas visas seem to slowly being phased out, or replaced with Electronic Visas which you can get …

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Sunday Spotlight – Batumi, Georgia

Yes, another Sunday, another ‘Spotlight’, and today we’re heading to Georgia and its second (or maybe third) city of Batumi. It sits on the eastern edge of the Black Sea, and has a population of 155,000 or so (so not particularly big). However, it is pretty much Georgia’s second city, and it is by far …

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