My Big Fat Greek Road Trip

Greek Road Trip

My Big Fat Greek Road Trip covered 1520 Kms from Athens to Thessaloniki and back during the Easter period. This 11 day trip took in mountains, monasteries and plenty of lovely Greek food! Planning a Greek road trip of your own? Read on for some travel inspiration.  My Big Fat Greek Road Trip As regular readers may know, a bicycle is my preferred mode of transportation. Sometimes though, circumstances dictate  otherwise, and My Big Fat Greek Road Trip saw us use a car for the duration of our 11 day trip. The plan, was to spend a little time with the Mrs family in Arachova for the Easter … [Read more...]

Hotel Most Likely To Get Axe Murdered In

hotel most likely to get axe murdered in

During a recent road trip around Greece, I stayed in a place I dubbed - Hotel Most Likely To Get Axe Murdered In. Interested in finding out more?   Let me start this article on the 'Hotel Most Likely To Get Axe Murdered In' with an apology. I have been on the road for over a week, and haven't updated Daves Travel Pages as much as I would have liked. That's about to change though! This road trip through Greece has given me masses of material to work with. It's going to take a while to get through the notes, hundreds of photos and hours of video though! In the mean time, let me … [Read more...]

Bliss Charity School – Thank You Class One !!

bliss charity school

A few weeks ago, a friend asked me to talk to her primary school class from Bliss Charity School via Skype about my travels. It was a really fun thing to do, and yesterday, a parcel arrived with some thank you cards. Thank You Bliss Charity School Class 1 When I was asked to talk to a friends class at Bliss Charity School via Skype, I was a bit hesitant at first. It wasn't exactly out of my comfort zone, but it wasn't something I had done before either. Still, life is all about new experiences, and this was certainly one of them! The primary school kids had been learning about the world … [Read more...]

Best Tips on How to Get Robbed When You Travel

best tips on how to get robbed when you travel

Starting to find travel boring? Looking to spice up your next trip away? Throw a little excitement into your life by getting robbed! Here are some of the best tips on how to get robbed when you travel. Best Tips on How to Get Robbed When You Travel Leave your belongings unattended whenever possible. Make sure you don't lock your hotel room door. When leaving the hotel room, make sure all your expensive tech gear worth more than the cleaner will earn in a year is on full view. Don't use a hotel safe... they aren't safe. Carry all your cash, cards and passport in one pocket - … [Read more...]

Cycling Holidays – Supported, Guided, and Self Guided Bike Tours

cycling holidays

Cycling holidays are an ideal way to explore a country. Supported, guided, and self guided bike tours are available in Europe and around the world. Bicycle touring doesn't have to be hard work. On a cycling holiday everything is organised for you. Read on to find out more. Cycling Holidays Although I undertake solely self-supported bike tours, I have been meaning to write about cycling holidays for some time. When asked me to work on a campaign, I realised that this was the chance I had been waiting for. It always helps working with people who share an enthusiasm for … [Read more...]