The Best Value 2018 European Music Festivals

Festival season is now in full swing, and every summer you can be sure that there will be an abundance of festivals for music fans to choose from, no matter what genres you prefer. With some of the biggest names in music billed to headline, festivals...

15 Things City Pickpockets Don’t Want You To Know

When you’re travelling, it’s important to be aware that cunning pickpockets could be watching you and sizing up how much of an easy target you are. Keep your belongings safe, and make a note of the following points that will help you to better understand how...

What Is $100 Actually Worth Around The World

Obviously $100 is still worth $100 no matter which currency you convert it into, but that $100 can give you a lot more bang for your buck depending on where in the world you are. We’ve looked at Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) rates from the World...

Revealed: The Most Instagrammable European Tourist Attractions

Millions of people from around the world regularly flock to Europe to experience its cultural landmarks and epic natural beauty. But have you really visited somewhere if you haven’t spammed all of your friends' Instagram feeds with envy-inducing snaps of your travels? Europe is full of Instagrammable...

The Great British Staycation Index

It's official. Staycations are on the rise with an increasing number of Brits choosing to stay in the UK for their holidays rather than jetting off abroad. However, where is the best city to head to? Whether you're heading away for a long weekend of full week,...

Take The ‘Britain or Abroad’ Challenge…

When you think of going on holiday, you may think of jetting off to beautiful places like Greece, Italy or maybe even Australia. But, with so many stunning places to see in the UK, you can more or less enjoy a tropical holiday without ever...

5 Marvel Inspired Travel Posters

Ten years since Iron Man burst onto the big screen, the moment it’s all been building towards is almost upon us! Avengers: Infinity War is released on April 26th here in the UK, and to celebrate, we’ve created this collection of Avengers-inspired travel posters from some...

Revealed: The UK’s Best Towns &; Cities for Vegans & Vegetarians

If vegetarianism and veganism were once considered something of a niche lifestyle choice, there’s no doubting that, these days, they’re as cool as can be. But, while there’s more vegan-friendly food in the supermarkets than ever, what are your options when you’re eating out around the...

Can You Find The Easter Eggs Amongst The Easter Bunnies?

One of our favourite things to do at Easter is a good old fashioned Easter Egg hunt, but here’s one that you can do without even having to stand up! Springtime means that the bunnies are out enjoying themselves, but we’ve hidden three Easter Eggs in...

A Traveller’s Guide To Happiness [Infographic]

Travelling is something that a lot of us wish we did more of and it has been scientifically proven that it does actually make us happier! So, if you need any sort of excuse to finally book that trip you’ve been dreaming of for the past...

The Alternative UK University City League Table

We all know that the likes of Oxford and Cambridge regularly feature at the top of university league tables when it comes to student satisfaction and academic performance, but what about the other issues which matter to the students of today? After all, it’s important to...

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12 Money-Saving Travel Hacks You Need To Try In 2018

When it comes to travelling, we all want to save some pennies every now and again, whether it’s by bagging cheap flights or going budget with your accommodation. However, sometimes, that can be easier said than done, so we’ve found 12 money-saving travel hacks to help...

Top 5 Romantic Destinations For The Perfect Valentine’s Day

As the most romantic day of the year approaches, plenty of us will be planning an exciting treat for our partners on Valentine's Day. To help you find the right romantic weekend away for the special occasion, here at Citybase Apartments, we have put together...

Exploring The Countries With More Tourists Than Locals

When it comes to choosing a holiday destination, most of us tend to consider three main things: the weather, the cost, and what there is to see and do. But, what if you were to consider how many fellow tourists you might encounter? After all, the...

An Illustrated Look At 5 Inspiring Chinese Proverbs

The most time-honoured and popular Chinese proverbs are seen to present wisdom or a concept in a short pithy idiom. Many have just four Chinese characters, however when translated; just how can these inspire us? Here's an illustrated look at 5 inspiring Chinese proverbs: ...

25 Of The Best Travel Instagram Accounts To Follow In 2018

When it comes to finding inspiration for your next vacation, there are few better places to look than on the ever-influential photo app, Instagram. Full of snaps to fill you with wanderlust, and globetrotting travellers exploring exotic places, it’s easy to get lost in the thousands...