Review: Herodion Hotel, Athens

Herodian Hotel Athens

Last month, I headed to Athens for my first ever taste of Greece and for some serious exploration. Given my packed schedule and rather ambitious sightseeing plans, I needed a good place to relax in a perfectly central location, and the Herodion Hotel in the picturesque Anafiotika district truly delivered. This fantastic…

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Review: Carlton President, Utrecht

Carlton President Utrecht

Last week, we headed to Utrecht in The Netherlands for a bit of exploring, and, of course, a touch of luxury (read more about the trip here). At the end of a very full day seeking out the city’s best museums, landmarks, and coffee shops, we headed for one of…

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Review: Outdoor Winter Wear from Trespass


Packing light for hot countries and summer holidays is a piece of cake; clothes are smaller and lighter, and it’s easy to pick up fairly decent quality stuff quite cheaply. Less so with packing for cold weather. Winter clothes tend to be thicker, which means they’re also bulkier and heavier, meaning you…

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