So you've got yourself a new DSLR camera! Congratulations, there's a whole world of photography possibilities about to open up to you. But you might be wondering, as you open up the box and check out the lengthy how-to manual, exactly how best to go about getting the best (the most?) from your new camera. Well, I'm here to help. I've been shooting with a DSLR camera since I … [Read more...]
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Edinburgh is famous for its festivals, with perhaps the most famous of all of them being the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. This is also referred to as the Fringe Festival, the Edinburgh Fringe, or just simply as The Fringe. It may also be referred to as just the Edinburgh Festival, but given that Edinburgh has 11 official festivals each year, including the Fringe, that title is … [Read more...]
When you travel, the chances are you are going to be doing a fair bit of walking. We usually spend many hours on our feet each day of our trips, whether that be hiking of just exploring city attractions. Given how much time you will likely spend on your feet, having the right travel shoes is really important. You want shoes that will be comfortable for prolonged time, but … [Read more...]
As the capital city of Finland, there are a lot of things to do in Helsinki. This is true at whatever time of year you visit - we've visited Helsinki in both summer and winter, and we've never run out of things to do. Helsinki is a cultural hub, and in our opinion is the best place in Finland to come for culture, shopping, museums, fine dining etc. There's an incredible … [Read more...]
We've driven Scotland's North Coast 500 road trip multiple times, in all seasons. We've taken trips lasting between five days and three weeks, and we've shared a number of planning guides, highlights, and itineraries on our blogs already. Today we're going to share our idea of the ideal 5 Day North Coast 500 itinerary, to help you plan your own 5 day Scottish road … [Read more...]