Blog Posts - Travel Snobs



Under-the-radar destinations to visit in North Spain for travel snobs

An excellent spot to combine wine, coast and mountains, vastly underrated Northern Spain offers some of the best cuisine and landscapes in the Mediterranean. Remaining firmly under-the-radar...
by Globalgrasshopper on Sep 2, 2016

How to spend a stylishly hip weekend in London for travel snobs

Love it or hate it, the UK's controversial Brexit furore means that one of the world's most expensive cities has just got a hell of lot cheaper - for overseas tourists there has never been a better time to visit. With many pockets....
by Globalgrasshopper on Jul 15, 2016

10 of Italy’s most underrated beauty spots

Italy is a country that lives up to its reputation, meaning you are never far from something beautiful - a relic, a ruin, a romance. However the principal cities do suffer from an over saturation of tourists during peak season....
by Globalgrasshopper on Apr 15, 2016

The best under-the-radar beaches in Europe for travel snobs

As well as thousands of years of history and culture, Europe is lucky enough to be home to some of best beaches in the world. A perennial package holiday favourite, millions flock to the continent each year but this does come with a price....
by Globalgrasshopper on Mar 22, 2016

Unspoilt places to visit in Bali for travel snobs

More of a state of mind than a place, the Indonesian island conjures instant thoughts of a tropical paradise with a soft spiritual soul and a healthy dose of mysticism thrown in for good measure. It tops many a traveller's bucket list....
by Globalgrasshopper on Feb 19, 2016

Unspoilt places to visit in Cornwall for travel snobs

England’s western extremity is blessed with some of the finest beaches and most unspoilt coastline in the country. From surfing to sampling the culinary creations of a celebrity chef, there’s no shortage of things to do in the ancient Celtic king...
by Globalgrasshopper on Feb 5, 2016

Unspoilt places to visit Cornwall for travel snobs

England’s western extremity is blessed with some of the finest beaches and most unspoilt coastline in the country. From surfing to sampling the culinary creations of a celebrity chef, there’s no shortage of things to do in the ancient Celtic king...
by Globalgrasshopper on Feb 5, 2016

12 under-the-radar things to do in Prague

Known for its unsettled history, its cheap beer and its beautiful medieval architecture, in more recent years, the former Eastern European city has risen dramatically in the popularity stakes and now basks in the spotlight as one of Europe’s premie...
by Globalgrasshopper on Jan 15, 2016

7 fabulous things to do on the Gold Coast, Australia for travel snobs

With several action packed theme parks, a huge party and nightclub scene, around three hundred days of sunshine a year, long wide wide beaches, perfect surf and even a huge shiny casino - Queensland's glitzy Gold Coast is the place....
by Globalgrasshopper on Jan 7, 2016

Top 10 unspoilt places to visit in Crete for travel snobs

Greece's largest island has quickly developed a reputation as a party island with crowds of revellers in the busier resorts looking for the next shot of ouzo, but you shouldn't let that put you off visiting this sun soaked island. Crete is filled wit...
by Globalgrasshopper on Nov 20, 2015

Top 10 unspoilt places to visit in Tenerife for travel snobs

With balmy all year round temperatures and a reputation for fun packages holidays it's no wonder the the largest of Spain’s Canary Islands (located off the coast of West Africa) attracts over 10 million visitors a year.....
by Globalgrasshopper on Oct 23, 2015

12 under the radar things to do in Rome

Veritably drenched in history as far back as, well, almost forever. It’s easy to see why people come from all corners of the globe to experience the delights found within this Italian capital. Whether it’s the ornate and bountiful fountains found...
by Globalgrasshopper on Jun 22, 2015

Cool things to do in Barcelona for travel snobs

So you've climbed the hill to jostle with the crowds at Park Guell and graced the sand on all the city's beaches and now Las Ramblas is beginning to grate. To get a real feel of Spain's coolest city, here's our travel snobs guide to Barcelona...
by Globalgrasshopper on May 15, 2015

Underrated European spots to travel to by road

With it's uncrowded roads, pretty traditional towns and miles of unspoilt scenery, Europe is seemingly made for an incredible road trip. If you've already hit the continents' major cities and tourist spots, here's are collective favourite under-the-...
by Globalgrasshopper on May 7, 2015

Things to do in Ibiza off-season for travel snobs

In the travel universe there are many places that are misrepresented in holiday rhetoric but there is none that suffers this injustice more than Ibiza. Hordes of clubbers, teenagers and avid sun-seekers have turned the island into a veritable strobe-...
by Globalgrasshopper on Feb 3, 2015

Unspoilt places to visit in Turkey for travel snobs

Despite increasing popularity with the package-tour masses, there are still pockets of rural and unspoilt tranquility in Turkey. Not a fan of huge high rise hotels? Then try these areas filled with untouched villages, sleepy coves and rugged hinterla...
by Globalgrasshopper on Dec 9, 2014

Unspoilt places to visit in Tenerife for travel snobs

When one thinks of Tenerife, one thinks of the strip, package holidays, budget hotels and plastic loungers but don’t be fooled, Tenerife has so much more to offer. For self-confessed travel snobs everywhere, here is our pick of the top unspoilt pla...
by Globalgrasshopper on Nov 28, 2014

The best alternative cruises for travel snobs

Cruises haven't always enjoyed the best of reputations and they're definitely not everyone's cup of tea. Consider yourself more of a discerning traveller? From nude cruises to 19th century style tea clippers here are some of the best alternative crui...
by Globalgrasshopper on Sep 5, 2014

A travel snob’s guide to Ghent, Belgium

While most head for Brussels or Bruges, the small but perfectly formed city of Ghent in Belgium is arguably Europe’s best kept secret. The Flemish city was once the most powerful in Europe but today it’s a laid back place with a faint bohemian ai...
by Globalgrasshopper on Aug 29, 2014

The best unspoilt African safari breaks for travel snobs

From rare mountain gorilla tracking to endangered rhino spotting, African safaris are becoming an increasingly popular travel option. Here are our collective favourites offering an unspoilt authentic safari experience guaranteed to please even the mo...
by Globalgrasshopper on Jun 2, 2014


Trending Topics

Close