MAIN STREAM MEDIA:
These are the ones we worked really hard for!!!
Expedia – Football away game in Moscow
This one is a little but different because we were asked to contribute some tips for visiting Moscow for this collaborative post which aims to help travelling football fans to make the most of their time visiting. This is a pretty cool idea! So we were really pleased to be asked!
Berghaus – Backpacking tips for couples who love adventure
Backpacking is an amazing and life changing experience, one which we as a couple had dreamt of for years. Saving and making sacrifices for this huge global adventure. Having someone to share these once in a lifetime moments and unforgettable experiences can make the journey that much more intense and special. But be warned, bringing along your partner is also a huge test of your relationship! You will be tired, stressed and fed up at times…so here’s a few tips to make it smooth sailing!
BravoFly – Visiting Lake Como from Milan
Our latest instalment in our writing for BravoFly is all about the wonderful Lake Como and how we took a day trip from the fashion capital of Milan to cycle its shores!
Matador Network – Crossing the Ukrainian Border!
One of the ones I am most proud of by far, here I wrote about the hair raising and eye opening border crossing from Poland to Ukraine and the wonderful country we discovered on the other side!
BravoFly – Interlaken Adventures
Our second post in our regular monthly slot for BravoFly, this time we give you the low down on the best adventure activities to try in the amazing Alpine town of Interlaken, Switzerland!
Thought Catalog – Relationships whilst travelling!
Probably one of our proudest moments and when we really started feeling like real travel writers! Have a look at our post “11 ways to have a happy vacation with your significant other” for some tips we have discovered over 13 years together and 29 countries!!
BravoFly – Tokyo Temples
We are pleased to have the opportunity to become a regular writer for the BravoFly Blog. Here is our first contribution where we chronicle the best temples and shrines to visit in Tokyo, Japan!
Buzzfeed: Why we are glad we waited to travel long term
Go Euro: Sicilian Secrets Revealed
We were delighted recently to be invited to write about amazing Sicily on this collaborative post on the Go Euro site! If you are planning on heading over there this is a must read!
BravoFly – Exploring the abandoned Sarajevo Bobsleigh track
Another post for Bravofly! This time we talk about the amazing adventure we had in the Bosnian capital when we made one of our “Urbex bucket list” dreams come true! Exploring the bobsleigh track that once was home to the winter olympics, and then played such an awful part in the war here was moving and amazing in so many ways!
Monarch Blog: Bloggers of the Month, Sept ’15-
This one was a complete surprise and one which we were super happy with! To be included on such a high profile and professional blog connected with a huge travel company felt like quite a landmark for us. It was hugely flattering to be included and also have such a lovely write up about our adventures in Switzerland!
Rochdale Observer (Part of Manchester Evening News)
Another local paper…that’s what happens when you are from one town but live in another!!
We were also in the printed version of the paper too:
One of our all time favourite blogs it was an honour for Matt to feature us on his site.
An interview by one of our favourite blogs, The Travel Tramp is much like us in so many ways as he likes to explore the darker and more mysterious side of travel on his adventures!
There she goes again:
One of the most fun interviews we have had and such an awesome write up from a talented blogger!
Universal Traveller: My City- Manchester
Samantha En Route: Featured Blogger-
Globetrotters: Travel Interview-
Next Stop Who Knows: Travel Tales –
The Journey Journal: Bratislava is a city of contrasts –
We were approached to feature in an article about the misconceptions of Eastern Europe and in particular Slovakia after our recent travels to the area but ended up writing so much (as we loved it) that we ended up with our own interview on this awesome blog!
PUBLISHED GUEST POSTS & ARTICLES:
Here we got the chance to write for some of our favourite blogs and publications with full articles and posts which is massive honour and opportunity for us.
Blue Eyed View: Why Adventure is the Key to Travel-
One of our favourite bloggers and one of the travellers who inspires us most, Kelly from Blue Eyed View recently got in touch to invite us to guest on her awesome blog! Of course, we jumped at the chance to write something for her adventure travel blog. So what better topic that why we think that adventure…of any sort, is the key to real travel!
A Girl and her Passport: 5 Awesome things to do in Manchester-
Y’all know how much we love our home city of Manchester and when we were asked to do a guest post about 5 awesome things to do in Manchester we found it hard to narrow them down! But here we are proud to represent!
Hostel Geeks: Getting Lost on purpose in Tokyo-
We did a cool and fascinating short story for this great series Hostel Geeks have going on there blog. Here we spoke about the serendipity of getting lost in a new place, totally immersing yourself in a new culture and discovering the amazing and unexpected during our trip to Tokyo!
The Travel Tester: Childhood Travel Memories with Nic –
This was a really great post to be involved with as it really allowed Nic to look back over some of the great memories she has as a child travelling with her family, all the adventures and great places they visited which contributed and shaped her view of travel to this day. There are also some hilarious photos!
TravellingBuzz: Visiting Ukraine and reflections upon the lessons of travel –
EuroTribe: Top 5 things to do in Krakow, Poland-
Little Things Travel: Tour your Hometown: Manchester –
NomadHead: Issue 12 –
We are pleased to say that we have been featured in a great travel e-publication called
“Nomad Head”. It is run my the well travelled William and is a collaborative publication which aims to provide would be gap year adventurers and travellers alike with all the information and inspiration they could ever need! It is also FREE and available to download on Ipad/ Iphones, so check it out!
We contributed to Issue 12 by talking about our adventure out east: Tokyo! The piece that we wrote was inspired not only my the life changing trip but also by the presentation Nic did for her MA shortly after arriving back home and how it changed our outlook and made us consider the idea of “Getting Lost on Purpose!”
Interviews, collaborations, lists and mini articles/ posts we have been involved or included in!
Travel stories untold: 26 best places to visit in England
We were asked to contribute to a guide of the best places to visit in England. Of course, we picked our hometown, the incredible city of Manchester!
Thrifty travels: Best things to do in Berlin with kids
We were asked by this wonderful blog after our recent trip to Berlin to offer our tips for places to see in this great city. We offered up something a little different but something we think is very important, especially when educating children to the history of Germany, Europe and specifically Berlin.
The Globetrotting GP: Travel photography accessories
We were asked to contribute to this travel photography accessories post by this wonderfully talented photographer and blogger. See what we picked here:
Map Trotting:10 Exciting Travel Blogger Couples to follow in 2017
Another awesome list to be featured in alongside some of our favourite couple bloggers out there! We can’t thank you guys enough for thinking of us and we are once again honours to be listed alongside these other amazing bloggers!
Curious Explorers: 17 awesome Couple Travel Bloggers to follow in 2017
Two of our all time favourite bloggers got together and created a new blog, how cool is that! We are so pleased to be included on this list amongst some of the worlds top couple blogs, a real honour! Thanks guys!
Travelling Weasels: Around the world in 80 Instagram photos
The Travelling Weasels are one of our all time favourite blogs out there, so to be featured on their stunning post along with so many other amazing bloggers is an honour! So check out the most inspiring instagram accounts out there!!
Contented Traveller: 40 of the best street art captures on Instagram
We love street art so when we were asked to contribute to this fun, colourful and artistic post we were delighted! Here is a tour around the world via its amazing street art. But which street art did we include?
Wander with Jo: 200+ amazing sunset pictures of 2016
We were included in this stunning collaboration post where we shared one of our best sunset photos of this year alongside 200 other bloggers! But where was it taken?!
Teacake Travel: Bloggers unmissable best vacation spots in the world for 2016!
This is such a fun and inspiring post to be part of, so many amazing places around the world to choose from, but we had to go with our new favourite: Slovenia!
For The Love Of Wanderlust: 46 bloggers share their favourite man made site of Europe!
A cool post where we shared our favourite man made site in the Europe…what would it be?
Anita Hendrieka: 65 stunning paradises around the world
A beautiful post to be involved with, find out where our paradise is…hint: It’s not a beach!
Like riding a bicycle: Weird shit in your pack!
Such a fun post to be involved in! Who knew we never go anywhere without Zubat in our pack!! ha ha.
Happiness and Things: Travellers share their most dangerous destinations and what they were really like!
Something a little different here but fun to write about our visit to Ukraine and how different the country is to how it is perceived in the media.
A Brit and A Southerner: 15 Sporting Events You Need To See At Least Once!
We love going to watch live sporting events so this is such a cool post to be involved in. There were many we could have chosen from, a premier league football game, Baseball game in New York or Tokyo? But we chose Le Tour De France. What an amazing experience!
Travel Candy: 10 city breaks LOVED by the world’s top travel bloggers!
We love weekend city breaks and living in Europe makes them super easy! Find out what our top pick was as well as some awesome inspiration for your short breaks!
That Adventurer: Where are all the female adventurers
What an awesome post!! I was invited to be interviewed to be included on this list of female adventurers which makes me super proud to be alongside such awesome girls!! Some amazing inspiration to get out there and have some epic adventurers!
Casual Traveler: Most romantic places in the USA
Well, we were asked to pick our favourite city in the world…and after getting married there is it any wonder we chose New York City!! So we have been included on this fun post celebrating the most romantic spots in the US!