The world’s most unusual restaurants

Sometimes eating out can get a bit boring, the same old boring tables and chairs, human waiters. How dull. If you’re looking for something a little more interesting, maybe you should try one of these: Hospitalis, Riga, Latvia You could be forgiven for heading here if you were unwell, but you’ll find that you’ve stumbled into a hospital themed restaurant. Waitresses dressed as nurses will serve drink to you in flasks more at home in a laboratory and food on dishes native to operating theatres;…

The World’s Best Sailing Holidays

Sunshine, salt water breezes, fresh seafood, quaint fishing villages and stunning port cities all wrapped up into one exhilarating holiday; could anything sound more wonderful? Chartered sailing holidays may sound like something for the rich and famous, and that’s because they are. However, if I’ve learned anything in my 25-years it’s that expensive things are usually awesome, and I’m sure sailing holidays are no different. So, start saving now for the ultimate sailing holiday along one of the worlds most beautiful coastlines. The Dalmatian Coast,…

Are you a battlefield tourist?

For many people, battlefields hold an immense fascination. The knowledge that these unassuming stretches of ground were the scene of immense tragedy and destruction seems to captivate the minds of anyone interested in history or human drama. This intense interest has led to the rise of battlefield tourism, a huge industry which specialises in tours of battlefields, cemeteries, memorials and related historic sites all around the world. It’s a form of travel particularly worth considering in the run-up to Remembrance Day on 11th November. Battlefield tourism…