Travel

The Travel category includes all travel posts by The Travel Journo, a UK Travel Blog. Here you can find travel content from around the world. Come and explore the world with me…

11 things to do in Fuerteventura

11 things to do in Fuerteventura

What can I tell you about things to do in Fuerteventura? Aside from being a volcanic island – and being known for its aloe vera …
10 thoughts from my trip to Fuerteventura

10 thoughts from my trip to Fuerteventura

My recent jaunt to Fuerteventura was a bit different to my usual trips abroad. If you followed my Instagram updates, you’ll have heard …
Top towns to visit along the Garden Route: A mini-guide

Top towns to visit along the Garden Route: A mini-guide

South Africa was the last country we visited in Africa and it was always our plan to see the Garden Route. This famed region …
Zanzibar Doors – intriguing pieces of history in Stone Town

Zanzibar Doors – intriguing pieces of history in Stone Town

The Zanzibar doors are a key talking point when you visit the island. When you stroll through the crumbling streets of Stone Town, your …
The Mindful Getaway Guide by The Travel Journo & TravelSupermarket

The Mindful Getaway Guide by The Travel Journo & TravelSupermarket

Sponsored by TravelSupermarket There’s no doubt that mindfulness and travel go hand in hand. When we take a holiday, or decide to go …
Have you been to London’s floating hotel?

Have you been to London’s floating hotel?

Have you heard of the Good Hotel? I was exploring the Royal Victoria Dock recently and I was so intrigued by this place, I …
10 amazing examples of sustainable tourism for World Tourism Day

10 amazing examples of sustainable tourism for World Tourism Day

Would you consider yourself a responsible traveller? We all like to think we are but could we do more? It’s a subject that’…
A story of hope & social change with Woodstock Street Art Tours

A story of hope & social change with Woodstock Street Art Tours

‘Whether we are black or white, we have the same roots. We are the same thing, we are human.’ I’m gazing at a …
5 highlights of the Edinburgh Festivals

5 highlights of the Edinburgh Festivals

It’s incredible to think that The Edinburgh Festivals celebrated 70 years this year. The Edinburgh Festivals (which are actually made up of five separate …
Great places to eat in Franschhoek

Great places to eat in Franschhoek

The village of Franschhoek is one of the prettiest places to visit in the Cape Winelands. And when it comes to food, it doesn’…
Reasons to fall in love with Zanzibar

Reasons to fall in love with Zanzibar

Out of all the places we visited in Africa, Zanzibar was one of the most intriguing. It tested me, surprised me, kept me on …
Bloc Hotel Gatwick: Is it any good?

Bloc Hotel Gatwick: Is it any good?

Have you heard of Bloc Hotels? If you happen to spend a lot of time in Gatwick airport (or in fact, Birmingham’s Jewellery …
Travel, anxiety and finding the meaningful in the meaningless

Travel, anxiety and finding the meaningful in the meaningless

I don’t normally write these kinds of posts but sometimes, it doesn’t feel right to run this blog and not share how …
A Stylish Stay at The Hoxton, Shoreditch

A Stylish Stay at The Hoxton, Shoreditch

The Hoxton Hotel is up there in one of my favourite places to work. Both of its hotels in Shoreditch and Holborn have totally …
VIDEO: Things to do in Muğla, Turkey

VIDEO: Things to do in Muğla, Turkey

My piece on Things to do in Muğla is now live so take a look if you haven’t already! I do hope …
Top Things to do in Muğla, Turkey

Top Things to do in Muğla, Turkey

There are many things to do in Muğla, a province in Turkey that draws in plenty of travellers and holiday makers for its …
A Colourful Seaside Escape in Whitstable

A Colourful Seaside Escape in Whitstable

I hadn’t planned to write about our trip to Whitstable last weekend. But when I arrived at the apartment on the Kent coast …
A Stay at The Hilton Dalaman Resort & Spa, Turkey

A Stay at The Hilton Dalaman Resort & Spa, Turkey

I don’t often write on big hotel resorts. But after a trip to Turkey last week, I thought I’d tell you a …
25 Things You need to know about Champagne & its history

25 Things You need to know about Champagne & its history

Champagne has been a symbol of celebration, good news and good times for – amazingly – over 300 years. And if you’ve been reading the blog, …
Leeu Estates: Is this the chicest hotel in Franschhoek?

Leeu Estates: Is this the chicest hotel in Franschhoek?

Mountain peaks soared up to the sky either side of us and big white letters spelling out the word ‘Franschhoek’ came into view on …