Most photographed beach
This ordinary ship from the Clyde has had an extraordinary life - from rescuing survivors at Dunkirk in its early years to its final resting place where it now features as the backdrop to the most photographed beach in Europe. This is the story of the MV Panagiotis. MV Panagiotis – From the Clyde to Zakynthos By James McKean Constructed on...
Gwrych Castle I’m a Celebrity
Gwrych Castle in Abergele has been confirmed as the host location of ‘I’m a Celebrity, Get me out of here’. What is the history of the castle and where is it located? What features make it a good location for the show? By Angus Wright 2020 has been turned upside down by the global pandemic situation. Offices are empty with people...
199 steps Whitby
The Yorkshire town was recently named the second best travel destination in the world by Condé Nast. What makes the seaside town so popular and why should you visit Whitby? By Phil Taylor Where is Whitby? Well it is in Yorkshire. North Yorkshire to be specific. It overlooks the North Sea on the east side of England and is situated in between...
Gasadalur Vagar
'Unspoiled, Unexplored, Unbelievable'. The Faroe Islands see fewer tourists than Iceland due to their relative isolation, but the costs incurred to get here are far outweighed by the sheer beauty and majestic sights that await any tourist visiting Scotland's northerly neighbour. By Angus Wright The Faroe Islands sit in the North Atlantic sea, in the middle of a triangle formed by...
Kjeragbolten has to be one of the best hikes in Norway. It is a challenging hike, known as the Kjerag Hike, which takes you 1000 metres above the sparkling turquoise fjord below. And for explorers who reach the top of the hike a unique challenge awaits - a lone boulder lays wedged between two rockfaces just waiting to be...
Helsinki, Finland, is famed for its architecture, its exceptional living standards, its heavy metal scene, and, of course, for being a particularly boring tourist destination. For all the city’s merits, does Helsinki really deserve its reputation as one of the least popular places to visit in Europe? By James McKean Helsinki is the capital and most highly populated city of Finland,...