Best Hike in Athens - Hymettus Mountain - LifeBeyondBorders

Hiking in Greece – Mount Hymettus Athens

Hiking in Greece Aside from golden beaches and travelling to the islands, there is some great hiking in Greece, for example: Hosios Loukas Monastery and...
Guide to Symi header - Where to stay, Eat and Tips

A guide to Symi island, Greece

A guide to Symi island, Greece - where is it? Symi is about an hour and a half away by catamaran from Rhodes.  There's no airport...

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Old Town of Rhodes Greece - LifeBeyondBorders

Rhodes Old Town Greece

Much has been written about my love of Rhodes, it's been well documented on this...
The Best Places to spend Christmas in Europe. Have you been? Where would you suggest?

Best Places to spend Christmas in Europe

Where to spend Christmas in Europe Everyone celebrates Christmas differently; some people return home to exchange...
Do's and Don't when travelling in Greece, from an Athens Resident - LifeBeyondBorders

Do’s and Don’ts in Greece – Greek Customs and Etiquette from an Athens resident

As a resident in Athens, LifeBeyondBorders presents to you a post about some Etiquette in Greece - a useful read to prepare yourself for your vacation to this beautiful Mediterranean country.
Filming location of the Crown - Burghely House and Rutland County UK - LifeBeyondBorders

Burghley House – The Crown Season 4 Filming Location

The Crown is one of Netflix's most popular TV shows - and Season 4 is particularly gripping [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OiXEpminPms] With an all star cast - and...
A High Tea fit for Royalty at the Berkeley Hotel - Knightsbridge - London - LifeBeyondBorders

High Tea in London fit for Royalty – The Berkeley Hotel

Being from the UK, I've never thought of a High Tea London experience before. I get used to drinking cups of tea at home,...

Selections from Luxury

Little Venice - a stay on a Boutique Barge - An alternative side to London

Little Venice – Living on a Canal boat with Boutique Barges

My hometown in the west country of the UK has barges along the canal - the Grand Western Canal.  It's incredibly picturesque and peaceful....
Turkish Baths in Athens - LifeBeyondBorders

Al Hammam Turkish Baths – Athens

Turkish Baths are not a new phenomena.  According to Wikipedia, Turkish Baths: ... a place of public bathing associated with the Islamic world With Greece's history,...

Selections from Reviews

Amphora Aromatics Travel Sized Products - LifeBeyondBorders

Travel sized toiletries – Amphora Aromatics

For someone who travels a lot, travel sized toiletries are a necessity but I find it’s vital for me to not necessarily rely on...
Little KooK Themed Cafe - Athens, Greece

Little KooK – most Instagrammable Themed Cafe in Athens – Greece

Greece is renowned for its mythology; the Gods, her ancient history and philosophers.  But fairytales?  Not so much. Hidden in the depths of Monastiraki...
Reviewing the Hynes Eagle 40L Backpack

Hynes Eagle 40L Review – The Best Carry-On Backpack to Avoid...

As a regular traveller and very frequent flyer, I really was on the lookout for a cabin bag I could comfortably take all my clothes in and my laptop yet be small enough to 'squash' (without creasing) into the overhead compartment, without being frowned at by a member of cabin crew
Butterfly Twist Best Traveller Wellie Boots - Travel Fashion - LifeBeyondBorders

All purpose wellies by Butterfly Twist

I've written about Butterfly Twist shoes before.  Last time I was given a pair of Madison Twist boot-like trainers to trial out by this...