January 13, 2011 · 7 comments

Lanzarote is a Canary Island just off the coast of Africa (although it is Spanish territory). I have been once before in my mid-teens and from what I remember it’s a great place to drive around with new roads, and the rest of it is mostly beaches – not much activity but great for relaxing. You will need to book flights to Lanzarote as it is an island, no land option unfortunately!

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Win a RTW Trip for 2

March 29, 2010 · 6 comments

Want  a round the world trip for 2 for free? Of course you do!

Simply submit a travel photo of yours on the lonely planet website here: and you could win.

That’s it, it’s pretty simple so I think everyone should enter, we’re all in with a fair chance of this one.

I entered one of my mid week photos for reference, not saying which one though ;-)

Good luck!


Adventure in Africa

February 5, 2010 · 8 comments

Fancy a safari in Africa? Well a competition is now on where you can get there.

African Hippo

African Hippo

I’ll point out a catch straight away – you already have to have gone to South Africa (I haven’t so can’t enter myself) but I though I’d share this is my readers: Acacia Africa is the company organising the prize, so check their website out in get your entries in before 12th February.

The website you need to check out is:

Adventure specialist, Acacia Africa is offering a 6-day overland safari to the lucky winner of its South Africa-centric Wild Tweep competition. All you have to do is fill in a Q&A ( and agree to participate in a 20-minute virtual tweet up, being held on the 26th of February. A chance to put your travel bug to the test, some of the best Africa bloggers on the net including AfricaFreak, and PlanYourSafari will be judging the entries! Email your entry to Closing date 12 February 2010.