Carnival time in Athens, Greece. Better than Venice and Rio! Come and celebrate carnival in Athens, Greece. "Metaxourgeio Carnival" (CC BY 2.0) by Meta Lands and Acropolis image by Anestiev

Greek Celebrations – Apokries – Carnival in Athens Greece

Greece has many celebrations throughout the year, Greek Easter being one of the most popular. But before Greek Easter, a period of fasting (Lent)...
Berkeley Suites Bristol UK - Luxury Serviced Apartments

Luxury Serviced Apartments – Bristol. The Berkeley Suites

Bristol is one of my favourite cities in the UK.  My Things to see in Bristol post shows you what you can see and...

Selections from Europe & Worldwide

Day Trip to Lake Bled and Ljubljana - LifeBeyondBorders

Day Trip to Lake Bled and Ljubljana, Slovenia

Followers of my site will know that in September of 2016, I travelled to Slovenia...
The Best Places to spend Christmas in Europe. Have you been? Where would you suggest?

Best Places to spend Christmas in Europe

Everyone celebrates Christmas differently; some people return home to exchange presents with their families and...
Best Alternative European Cities with Great Nightlife - have you been to any of them or have any recommendations of your own? Photo of Prague © Wanderlusting K

5 surprising cities in Europe for nightlife

We all know London and Paris offer an eclectic mix of entertainment for anyone looking...
Things to see in Bristol - the city of the South West of England

Things to see in Bristol, UK

During one of my trips to Bristol in the South West of the UK, I had the honour of being hosted by the Bristol...
Corfe Castle Dorset, UK. A magical place

Corfe Castle – Dorset – England

One thing I love about the UK is its castles, there's never a time of year not to visit. One of these is Corfe in Dorset.

Selections from Luxury

My experience of the Hilton, Athens. Have you been? Pictures © Hilton Athens

My Hilton Athens Experience

Come and explore my Hilton Athens Experience with me. Not usually being a fan of 'chain' hotels, I was in for a pleasant surprise.
Wine Tasting and Nature - Central Greece. Photo © Unsplash

Wine Tasting in Greece

We continue with a look at 'Greece Out of Season' through wine tasting in Central Greece, and experience local culture through weaving - although in reality, Greece is never out of season...it's a 365 day destination with many different activities.

Selections from Reviews

Reviewing the Hynes Eagle 40L Backpack

Hynes Eagle – The Best Carry-On Backpack to Avoid Paying Airline...

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
Luxury Hotels - Rhodes Old Town - Greece

Luxury Hotels in Rhodes Old Town – Greece

It's no secret that Life Beyond Borders loves the Greek island of Rhodes, especially Rhodes Old Town.  Wandering the streets behind those old castle...
LifeBeyondBorders takes a look at the ever popular Mahabis Slippers to see what all the fuss is about

A review of Mahabis slippers

Scrolling through my Instagram feed recently, I kept coming across advertisements for Mahabis slippers. I was intrigued by this concept; a slipper with a range of different coloured detachable rubber soles that can be quickly and easily attached for when you want to pop out.
Cape Sounio Luxury Hotel, Grecotel © Grecotel Hotels. Situated about 50 miles outside of Athens, right by the Temple of Poseidon. Luxury at its best

Grecotel Cape Sounio – your luxury outside Athens

I'd stayed at a Grecotel hotel before, the Grecotel Kos Imperial Thalasso hotel on the Greek island of Kos.  Here I was introduced to...

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