Day Trips

Setting sail with Safari Blue

Picture yourself lying on a powdery sandbank in the middle of the alluring waters of the Indian ocean, floating amongst the luscious mangroves or quenching your thirst from a...

A visit to Lake Manyara

Somehow we had reached our final day on safari and after yesterday’s epic journey to Ngoronogoro Crater we decided on a more relaxed day at Lake Manyara National Park....

Into the Mist with Hornblower Cruises

As we reached the eye of the storm I experienced something for the first time: Sensory overload. As over 2 million litres of water beat down on us every second all I could see...

Flying over Niagara Falls with Niagara Helicopters

Soaring above the mighty Niagara Falls is something that imprints on your soul. A truly once in a lifetime experience. I tried to remember every moment, every little detail that I...

Ultimate Layover – Toronto Edition with King Tours

Air Canada is an airline on the up, meaning that travellers flying transatlantic or transpacific are increasing going via Toronto. Regular readers of the World in a Weekend will...

Blue Mountain Bicycle Tour

When you think of Jamaica, you think of the warm Caribbean Sea, soft white sand and sweet sounds of Reggae. When we first planned this trip, we never thought for a second that...

Island Gully Falls

“Don’t look down”. You inevitably look down. You might look down because you think something is happening down there, or that because you think others are lying to you....

Walking with Dolphins at Dolphin Cove

I’ve travelled to 43 countries so far. Have swam in between two continents, seen the Northern Lights light up the arctic circle, hugged Koalas in Australia, and hovered over...

Discovering Ocho Rios with Know Jamaica Tours

“No problem” Javia chucked from the driving seat as we finally made it back to the car. The soft, cool leather seats and the sudden blast of refreshingly cold air were a...

The Perfect lunch at Frenchman’s Cove Jamaica

Swinging gently in the evening breeze, my legs dipping into the clear jade hued river, the faint whisper of the wistful music carrying on the breeze. Life is good at Frenchman’s...