Aries Hotel Zakopane

Hotel Review: Aries Hotel and Spa Zakopane

Mountains, fresh air and folklore. Poland’s ‘winter capital’ Zakopane has the long standing reputation of being one of the most picturesque places in Poland. Aries Hotel & Spa is one of the newest hotels in Zakopane and the building itself has a fascinating history. It was originally called ‘Dom Turysty’ (The Tourist’s house) and was…

Hotel 25Hours Bikini Berlin Cover

Hotel Review: 25Hours Hotel Bikini Berlin

Berlin has an international reputation for being a buzzing epicentre of European contemporary art. With over 440 galleries and more than 20,000 artists making the city their home, it’s a place that embraces creativity and encourages people to showcase their idiosyncrasies. 25hours Hotel Bikini Berlin is a hotel worthy of a crown with the emblem: “I’m…

Roca Belo Monte Outside

Hotel Review: Roça Belo Monte – The Heroes of Hospitality

Have you ever heard of Príncipe Island? Top marks if you have. If you haven’t – you’re in good company – not only is it Africa’s second smallest island, but it’s actually one of the top 10 least visited places in the world.   This tiny island that’s part of the independent country of São Tomé and Príncipe is…

Zap-It! Mosquito Bite Relief

The Best Remedy for Itchy Mosquito Bites: Zap-It!

It’s official – I’m a mosquito magnet. The worst experience I can remember was in Thailand when I woke up with 84 bites (yes, I counted) and had a terrible allergic reaction to them too. Here’s an interesting fact I found out recently: scientists have discovered that genetics play an 85% role in how susceptible we…