Birmingham City Break

Birmingham City Break

I had no idea what to expect when I arrived at Birmingham bus station. I had previously been travelling through the city, but never had the time to explore it – before now. Being from Scandinavia, Birmingham is one of those cities that everyone know’s the name of, but few choose to spend their holiday in. I was eager to find out what we are missing out on.

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West Highland Way

West Highland Way

Eight of us, decided this year’s Scottish adventure would be the West Highland Way. We bought a package that organised the week trip for us, but we latter found out that it is possible to walk the way carrying a light backpack and staying in a mixture of hostels and other accommodation.

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Hostelling with Children: Joshua the Scottish Hostel Explorer

Hostelling with Children: Joshua the Scottish Hostel Explorer

Many people think of hostels as youth hostels, for young adults, but in many ways it is great to go Hostelling with children. The self catering facilities are ideal for early mealtimes and in some cases hostels come equipped with ready made play mates. Most importantly a stay in a hostel could be the first time your children learn to make friends with holiday makers from other countries.

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