Review: London’s greenest budget hotel, QBic

If you’re looking for a great budget hotel in central London, I’ve found a real gem for you. It’s cheap, quirky, and well-located – but it’s the hotel’s green credentials which really set this forward-thinking business apart.

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One Week in Beautiful Borneo: The best bits

As a 30th birthday present to myself, I spent 7 days drinking in all of what this magical country has to offer. From breathtaking landscapes to amazing food and wonderful wildlife, these are the highlights.

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6 easy ways to be a more eco friendly traveller

As travel hungry tourists, how can we keep our negative impact on the world around us to a minimum? Whilst I think travel is so important for widening horizons, I am always super-aware that it can have a detrimental impact on the environment if taken carelessly. In an effort to be a more mindful, eco friendly traveller, these are the simple steps that I take every time I leave Blighty and hop on a plane.

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How I bagged a £4k trip to Borneo for £1,200

In 48 hours time I’ll be stepping on to a Royal Brunei plane at London Heathrow, and starting a trip that will take me to lavish Dubai for a three night stay in a four-star hotel, before moving on to beautiful Borneo for a seven night stay at the five star Shangri-La Rasa Ria resort. The total value of the trip comes to around £4,000 but I have paid just £1200 for the whole thing. Read on to find out how I did it…

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