Tourist areas around the world (and at home) are hot spots for thieves and when you’re unfamiliar with your surroundings it is easier to fall for a holiday scam.
Long Bay Beach, Turks and Caicos Islands. Photo by Deanna Ritchie
Wherever you are, for however long, here are my top five tips to prevent yourself being fooled…
My Maldives holiday was planned over nine days, with an itinerary at Coco Plam Dhuni Kolhu, Coco Bodu Hith and The Residence including snorkeling with a marine biologist, a sunset dolphin cruise, paddle boarding, jet skiing and spa treatments.
I saw some wonderful sights and had amazing experiences, but my trip did not go as planned at all…
Since the announcement of the royal wedding and the revelation of face yoga, Meghan Markle fever has well and truly arrived. Everyone wants to know everything there is to know about the actress – especially when it comes to her flawless beauty routine and now world famous face yoga routine.
Ms Markle says she highly recommends Face Yoga: “I regularly do facial exercises, I swear it works, as silly as you may feel. On the days I do it, my cheekbones and jawline are waaaay more sculpted.”
Discover things to do in Colombo, Sri Lanka’s capital city, and find out more about it’s newest five star hotel, Mövenpick…
From its imperial palaces, Zen gardens and Shinto shrines to the traditional wooden buildings and screen facades of downtown Gion, there is a wealth of things do in Kyoto, a city that very much embodies the spirit of old-world Japan.
Fushimi inari Trail, Kyōto-shi, Japan. Photo by Lin Mei
Things to do Kyoto include learning all about the art of tea, Zen Buddhism and many other pillars of Japanese culture, whilst getting the chance to visit otherworldly bamboo forests and ornate shrines, all within the borders of this mysterious yet welcoming city.