Author: Natalie King


Coffee Around The World: Part II

The art of coffee has a longstanding history, dating back to 800 AD. Legend has it that goat herders noticed the effect the fruit of the coffea plant had on their goats after eating it. It made the goats lively and appear to ‘dance’. A local monk then produced a drink with it […]

Lyon, France
By Destination, Europe

A weekend in Lyon, France – a travel guide

Ah, Lyon. Often called the gastronomic capital of France, Lyonnais specialties are regarded of the highest quality across the globe. Not only does it have a strong foodie culture, Lyon is also filled with a charming Old Town, vibrant creative community, spectacular sights and a fascinating history. With so much to see and do, we’ve picked out the highlights for […]

Leadenhall Market
By Destination, Europe

10 of the best photo spots in London

London is one of the most diverse cities in the world. Ranging from lush parks and ancient landmarks to high-end boutique shops and eclectic neighbourhoods, you could spend months exploring the city and still be finding new places to see and things to do! Bearing that in mind, here are 10 […]

Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, Kenya
Lighthouse Project

Lighthouse Project – Sheldrick Wildlife Trust

As part of the Globus family of brands’ Lighthouse Project, we make every effort to conserve and preserve each destination. This means protecting waterways and wildlife while shining a light on organisations that do the same. For October, we would like to shine a light on the Sheldrick Wildlife Trust in Kenya.   The Sheldrick Wildlife Trust operates […]

By Destination, North America

The Five Best Places to see the East Coast’s Autumn Colours.

While the Southern Hemisphere moves into spring and warmer temperatures, the Northern Hemisphere is doing the complete opposite. In particular, the East Coast of the USA wholeheartedly embraces autumn (or, fall as the Americans call it) and all it stands for.   Picture soul-warming drinks like pumpkin spice coffees or apple cider, seasonal fruit harvests, and who could forget the blazing […]

Milford Track
By Destination, New Zealand

Tick off one of New Zealand’s Great Walks.

New Zealand is famed around the globe for its variety of scenery and landscapes, especially perfect for those who are outdoor enthusiasts. From lush rainforests to towering mountains, and active volcanoes to picture-perfect beaches, we would highly recommend including a Great Walk of New Zealand on your holiday!   There are ten Great Walks in total, dotted around the country […]