Thai Town, Los Angeles, California

Thailand Village

If you came to Los Angeles from Thailand in the 1960s, you would likely have gravitated towards one address – a six block area adjacent to Hollywood Boulevard between Normandie and Western Avenues. Perhaps you would already have known some other Thai people who had previously moved here, perhaps simply used the area as a … Read more

Things to Do in Lyme Regis, England

Lyme Regis England - amazing coast

Lyme Regis is nicknamed ‘The Pearl of Dorset” and is the county’s most westerly town, almost on the border with Devon. This is a picturesque and photogenic place, from the colourful cottages to the elegant seafront villas, to the Cobb, the curving harbour wall built in the 13th Century. Lyme Regis on the map: … Read more

When is the Best Time To Go On A Cruise – By Destination and Month

Cruise ship in the ocean

One of the most common questions people ask when planning a cruise vacation is – when is the best time to go on a cruise? The answer is rarely a straightforward one. It will depend on a range of factors including: Whether price is important to you. (Traveling outside peak season will be cheaper.) Whether … Read more

When is The Best Time and Month to Cruise Alaska, FAQ

Summer is the best time to go to Alaska

Alaskan cruises are offered by a wide range of cruise ship operators. You can take a week-long cruise or a longer one of nine or even eleven days. Voyage from Seattle or Vancouver or even from San Francisco or other ports on the Pacific Coastline of the lower 48. From wonderful wildlife to sublime scenery, … Read more

Top 50 Things to Do and to See in Aruba

Aruba beach images

Aruba is a small island that is about 33 km long off the Lesser Antilles in the Southern Caribbean Sea, which is close to Venezuela (about 27 km) and around 130 km east of the Guajira Peninsula, Colombia. It is a part of the Kingdom of The Netherlands. The capital of Aruba is Oranjestad. There … Read more

How To Renew a UK Passport Online, Sending Old One Back

A plane on the beach

Before you plan your travels, you need to make sure that your UK passport is up to date. Fortunately, when it is time for renewal, you do not need to go down to the passport office or the post office in person, or faff around applying by post. You can renew your UK passport quickly … Read more