Author: Matt

Ultimate Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip Itinerary

Where to go, what to do and where to stay – everything you need to know for planning an a Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip itinerary. Before we jump into the itinerary we ended up following ourselves, here are a few key things to think about when planning your perfect Californian road trip along the pacific coast highway. Want to jump straight to the itinerary below? Click here Car Hire We booked our car with Hertz and they were great. We went for a larger 4WD because we had A LOT of bags with us at the time and needed...

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Is Antelope Canyon Overrated?

First of all, I’ll just make one thing clear: Antelope Canyon itself is a pretty cool place to visit. Upper Antelope Canyon (there’s also a lower section) is a tall, narrow canyon of wavy red rocks that looks like it was put there as part of some huge art exhibit. Although it didn’t completely take my breathe away as it has for others, I wouldn’t describe Antelope Canyon itself as overrated. The Antelope Canyon Tour we took though… Our vlog from the day is at the bottom of this post so scroll down or click here if you want...

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That Butte-iful Monument Valley View

We woke up in Sedona to a beautiful view of the surrounding rocks with the morning light making the red rocks even prettier against the surrounding dusting of snow. The Monument Valley view we would see later in the day would be even better though. Want to jump straight to a video of our day? Click here or scroll down to the bottom of the page. We had over 200 miles and about 4 hours of driving ahead of us so we left early in the morning to give ourselves some time in Monument Valley to explore before the...

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The Painful Experience of Flying Southwest Airlines

We had flying business or first class on our list for a long time and we finally got to do it when we flew from London to San Francisco with Virgin Atlantic. It was pretty much as good as we thought it would be. The one downside though? We had to begrudgingly take our seats back in economy on our next flight. And that next flight was with Southwest Airlines. I had never flown with Southwest so there was the usual amount of mystique when flying with a budget airline for the first time. After experiencing Ryanair in Europe...

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Best Travel Youtube Channels to Follow in 2016

What are the Best Youtube channels to subscribe to in 2016? Looking for top travel Youtubers? Or travelling couples on Youtube? Read on for 10 of the best Youtube channels to follow… Youtube can be dangerous. One minute you’re watching an inspiring and educational TED talk and then…3 hours later you’re watching cat videos. We’ve found the only way to avoid this is to treat Youtube like a bunch of TV channels and subscribe to the best Youtube channels rather than just go browsing around looking for things to watch every time. Watching travel videos on Youtube has been...

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