Tag: Travel

Travel tales with… Lisa Francesca Nand

Travel tales with… Lisa Francesca Nand

This week, TLE caught up with intrepid traveller, journalist/ broadcaster and the voice behind the Big Travel Podcast, Lisa Francesca Nand. She told us all about her irrational travel fears, special memories about her first time visiting Fiji (her dad's home country) and how she thinks travelling is the best ...

Opodo reveals the best time to book cheap flights…

The best time to book cheap flights is 42 days before your preferred departure date, according to Opodo.co.uk. The online travel agency studied thousands of return-flights, departing from the UK to all destinations from November 2016 - October 2017, to work out when travellers can get the best deal on flights. After ...

Meet the Van Life Community:  Hannah & Ollie…

Meet the Van Life Community: Hannah & Ollie…

What is Van Life? Or rather, what is #VanLife? Some of the more ardent Instagram users will probably already know all about #VanLife. But for the not-so-social-media-aware, Van Life is a community of people - often slim, attractive, bohemian-looking, millennials - who document their nomadic journeys around the world, in converted ...

What to take on a long-haul flight? The checklist…

What to take on a long-haul flight? The checklist…

Long-haul flights can be tedious. For those who’ve never been on one, they go a little bit like this. On boarding, your are immediately surprised by the size of the aircraft. You flick through the entertainment package to see what films you’re going to watch during the flight. You make ...

GIVEAWAY: Win a £215 Thule Subterra carry-on bag

GIVEAWAY: Win a £215 Thule Subterra carry-on bag

To celebrate the launch of TLE Travel's new Instagram account, we teamed up with contemporary travel bag experts Thule to give you the chance to win a beautifully-designed Thule Subterra 55cm carry-on bag worth £215. To be in with a chance of winning, simply:  Follow tle_travel on Instagram Tag us ...

Quit your job and travel the world like… Jon Martin

Quit your job and travel the world like… Jon Martin

With nights getting darker and work getting more stressful in the run-up to Christmas, the urge to knock your job on the head to travel becomes more enticing. For this month's slot Quit your job and travel the world like..., TLE caught up with professional photographer Jon Martin whose photo ...

Ever wondered what life is like in the Faroe Islands?

Ever wondered what life is like in the Faroe Islands?

‘I spent 48 hours exploring the mysterious islands located between Scotland, Norway, and Iceland.’  Credit: Greg Annandale - @Greg_A copy On the flight to the Faroe Islands, it dawns on me how little I know about the country. The picture in my mind is of an ...

10 dog-friendly inns around the UK

10 dog-friendly inns around the UK

For many, a holiday isn't a holiday without their dog. If you're looking for the perfect pooch-friendly getaway - with a little bit of luxury and plenty of places to go walkies nearby - Inn Places have compiled a list of the top 10 dog friendly inns around the UK. ...