Monthly Archives: May 2013



If you find yourself in the Bernese Oberland region of Switzerland it is well worth leaving the high alpine walks and pretty towns for the day to visit Blausee in the Kander Valley. Blausee, or Blue Lake, has been a popular visitor attraction since the 1880’s and as soon as you enter the site it is not difficult to see why. A pristine and crystal clear lake of the most striking blue is at the centre of a 20 hectare nature park amidst beautiful forests. Continue reading

International Dirt Bike Show


Motorsports fans looking for an interesting day out in the autumn should head for the annual International Dirt Bike Show at Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire.  The event is a vibrant showcase for off road biking and fans of motocross will absolutely love it! The 2013 show runs 31 October to 3 November and tickets can be purchased in advance or on arrival. Continue reading

Charlotte Reid London

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If you’re looking for a great deal on travel accessories and luggage then check out Charlotte Reid London, your one stop fashion store.. There’s a huge selection of budget to premium range luggage brands for all your travelling needs, from lightweight cabin luggage and expandable cases to chic holdalls and leather business bags. Above all, Charlotte Reid have an enviable reputation for the very best customer service! Continue reading

Flamenco in London


Flamenco probably conjures up memories of holidays in the sunny Spanish costas, lots of sangria, castanets and late nights in the resort bars. Although the culture of flamenco is definitely most popular in Spain, the appeal of the music and dancing has caught on in all parts of the world, and if you know where to look, you can find music, dancing and the flamenco vibe in London too. Continue reading

Wonderful Walks in Grindelwald


There are few places on earth with such a striking and beautiful setting as Grindelwald in the Swiss Alps. Situated just a short drive or train ride from Interlaken, Grindelwald is a small town at the foot of the magnificent Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau mountains and is blessed with some of the finest hiking trails on the planet. There is an excellent network of railways and cable cars to get you to and from the trails with glorious views all around you. Here are some of the great walks in the Grindelwald area. Continue reading