Blog Posts - Sightseeing

Schmankerltour auf dem Münchner Christkindlmarkt

Noch bis zum 24.12.2016 läuft der Münchner Christkindlmarkt auf dem Marienplatz – genug verbleibende Zeit also, um gemütlich über den schönen Weihnachtsmarkt zu schlendern, in den Auslagen der Stände zu stöbern und ein paar leckere Schma...
by Bayrische Quadratratschn on Dec 15, 2016

Top 10 Canada Moments – from Toronto to Montreal

This summer we adopted an motorhome, or RV as they are known in Canada, and spent two weeks driving from Toronto to Montreal. ‘Monty’ as we fondly named the RV, took us on many an adventure, from bear spotting in Agonquin to farmer’...
by Heather on her travels on Dec 14, 2016

Christmas in Coburg: discovering the seasonal magic in Germany

The woodsmoke wafts from the bratwurst stall in the Coburg Christmas market, drawing a patient queue of people. For these aren’t just any sausage, they are the famous Coburger Bratwurst, made with the seasoned blend of beef and pork and coo...
by Heather on her travels on Dec 6, 2016

3 fab boutique hotels in Bristol – and what to do when staying there

Living in Bristol I often get asked for recommendations on the best places to stay as well as what to do in my lovely home town. For travellers who enjoy taking short city-breaks, I believe that the choice of hotel is a big factor in how you expe...
by Heather on her travels on Dec 2, 2016

A summer day cycling in Dorset on the Jurassic Coast

With the end of the summer in sight I took a day to go cycling with my daughter in Dorset, one of England’s prettiest counties. We tried one day of Headwater Holiday’s Jurassic Coast Cycling route which would normally take 5 days to exp...
by Heather on her travels on Aug 31, 2016

5 cool neighbourhoods you can’t miss in Lisbon

Lisbon is divided into districts and each one of them is special on its own way. Some of them are more traditional, others are more modern. Some of them are fancier, others are more adventurous. And together they transform Lisbon into what it is. In...
by Heather on her travels on Aug 24, 2016

10 cool things to do on Bristol’s Harbourside

On a sunny afternoon in Bristol the harbourside is buzzing. Locals with an after-work pint in their hand spill out onto cafe terraces or soak up the sunshine with their legs dangling over the harbour wall. At the weekend families gravitate to the har...
by Heather on her travels on Aug 11, 2016

Bike Rental LA – What You Need To Know And Have

Renting a bike in Los Angeles can become the perfect day if you have everything you need. Go on an adventure and discover Los Angeles close up on your own. With Bikes and Hikes LA your day on a rental bike will be lots of fun as we will provide all...
by Bikes and Hikes LA on Jul 27, 2016

The Ultimate Hollywood Adventure – Join Our Hollywood Bike Tour

Hollywood is probably the most known neighborhood in Los Angeles and no visit to LA would be complete without a thorough tour through Hollywood. Hollywood is known as the center of the American movie industry and brings along lots of history, spots t...
by Bikes and Hikes LA on Jul 14, 2016

An amazing and unique way to explore Los Angeles by bike!

When you visit a new city, you want to make the most out of it. Experience every aspect of the new surroundings. But how can you do that in a place you have never been before? Usually without knowing anybody in the neighborhood? Our first advice...
by Bikes and Hikes LA on Jul 9, 2016

Increase Your Productivity Through Los-Angeles-Based Team Building That’s Actually Fun

  We all know the standard team building drill: stand in a circle, one person in the middle, who closes her eyes and then just flops over, hoping that her colleagues will catch her. Ugh! Besides elbowing my professor in the face I also nearly th...
by Bikes and Hikes LA on Jul 8, 2016

Stockholm's Top 15 FREE Museums

From reconstructed medieval buildings to a palatial palace to a castle to a centre for architecture and design to a royal coin cabinet, 15 museums in Stockholm Sweden are free. This quick guide offers links to all of them.
by Accidental TravelWriter on Jul 6, 2016

If It's Tuesday, This Must Be Sweden (or Why I'm Only Visiting One Country This Summer)!

The advantages of slow travel: why I'm going to spend a month in Sweden rather than visiting several European countries. If It's Tuesday, This Must Be Sweden (or Why I'm Only Visiting One Country This Summer)!
by Accidental TravelWriter on Jul 1, 2016

How to have fun on a small budget in Los Angeles

Los Angeles tends to be known as a very expensive city, which might put a big dent into the holiday savings. If you know the right spots and times however it can be very easy to have a fun day in Los Angeles on a small budget. Listen closely; we will...
by Bikes and Hikes LA on Jun 30, 2016

Yummy Indian Curries at Bargain Basement Prices

Chungking Mansions in Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, has numerous cafes serving African, Middle Eastern, South Asian, and Southeast Asian food as well as cheap accommodation, lots of shops, money changers, and travel agencies.
by Accidental TravelWriter on Jun 29, 2016

Discover The World of The Rich and Famous – Movie Star Homes Bike Tour

Have you ever  wondered what it would be like to live like movie stars like Brad Pit or Tom Cruise? Now is your chance to dive into the world of the rich and famous and get an insight into their glamerous lives. Ride your bike through the iconic ne...
by Bikes and Hikes LA on Jun 28, 2016

Finding a home away from home in Los Angeles

  Los Angeles is one of the most exciting cities in the world and probably high on everyone’s bucket list. LA has a wide variety of incredible beaches, popular sights and not to mention an unique charisma, style and flair. Finding something to...
by Bikes and Hikes LA on Jun 26, 2016

Is New South Wales Australia's Best Travel Destination?

New South Wales attracted more tourists in 2015 than any other Australian state or territory. International arrivals grew by 8.9% to 3.6 million visitors, and domestic tourism grew by 3.8% to 7.5 million visitors.
by Accidental TravelWriter on Jun 21, 2016

SUMMER SUN FUN – BIKE LA with Bikes and Hikes LA

Summer has arrived and all we want to do is be outside and enjoy the nice weather and the sun. A great way to have fun outside with family and friends is by going on a bike tour through Los Angeles. Whether it is a guided tour, rented bike or your ow...
by Bikes and Hikes LA on Jun 21, 2016

Discovering Menorca’s prehistoric past – the Talayotic culture

As we walked along the grassy path, the stone monument stood solid, like an upturned boat, surrounded by a field of wildflowers and glowing in the late afternoon sun. We’d come to visit the Naveta d’es Tudons, one of Menorca’s best...
by Heather on her travels on Jun 14, 2016

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