The Warren in Wokingham: Country Pub Review

Would Be Traveller The Warren Review

Ever since I moved to Wokingham seven years ago, I had been longing to find a restaurant that I could rely on. One that had enough vegetarian/vegan options to keep me happy, but with plenty of choice for my carnivore husband too. I wanted to find somewhere with a welcoming atmosphere and that ‘home-from-home’ feel,[…]

Eco-friendly Oslo: European Green Capital

Would Be Traveller Eco-friendly Oslo

If you’re looking for an ethical city break, look no further than eco-friendly Oslo. Oslo is a dream for the responsible traveller, and was awarded the status of European Green Capital for 2019 thanks to its focus on sustainability. Even though 2019 has been and gone, you can still enjoy a sustainable trip here. Here’s[…]

Top of the Woods Glamping Review

Would Be Traveller Top of the Woods Review

If you’re a fan of the outdoors and nature but still enjoy a few home comforts, Top of the Woods is the place for you. Imagine sleeping on a comfy bed, being woken up by the filtered sunlight, you slowly emerge from your tent to the most wonderful view out over Pembrokeshire. You’ll get all[…]

Where to spot wildlife in the UK

Would Be Traveller Best Places to Spot Wildlife in the UK

If you’re a wildlife lover, you might think the only destinations worth visiting for your animal fix are African National Parks, South American jungles or Asian rainforests. Well, lucky for you, your bank balance AND your carbon footprint, there are some fantastic places to spot wildlife in the UK. Of course, seeing any animal in[…]

Finding the best vegetarian food in Hamburg (with a meat-eating companion!)

Would Be Traveller Vegetarian food in Hamburg Nord Coast Roastery Breakfast

I was worried about finding good vegetarian food in Hamburg. In a land of currywurst and schnitzel, I had resigned myself to the fact that 48 hours in Hamburg would mean 48 hours of sauerkraut. Yet, how wrong I was. “And for you, madam?” the waitress asked, expectantly. We had just sat down for our first[…]

8 Top Tips for Visiting Istanbul: A First Timer’s Guide

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No-one can forget their first visit to Istanbul. The sights, the smells and the sounds combine into one huge feast for the senses. Even after a short visit, it fast became one of my favourites and I’m convinced you’ll love it too. Read on to find out my top tips for visiting Istanbul. I’ll tell[…]