Looking across Valletta Grand Harbour to the Three Cities area of Valletta on the island of Malta
Island of Malta Travel Guide

If you are considering visiting the Mediterranean island of Malta then we think you are making a wise decision. It’s a beautiful island packed with history and over 300 days sunshine a year. In our Travel Guide we cover all … Read More

A dirt road through Damaraland seems to be going nowhere
The Best Way to do a Namibia Road Trip

If you are planning your Namibia Road Trip it’s likely you’ll be wondering about the best way to explore the country. From our time travelling across its vast open spaces and seeing what Namibia has to offer, here are our … Read More

The 3 cities area of Il-Birgu looking across the creek from L'Isla in Valletta
Top 10 Attractions in Valletta

Valletta, the capital of the small Mediterranean island of Malta, has one of the highest concentrations of hitorical sights in the world. In this post we cover our top 10 attractions for the capital and our tips and tricks to … Read More

Daybreak in the Hayden valley,Yellowstone National Park
Welcome to Taking in the Sights

Within Taking in the Sights  you’ll find lots of travel articles, advice and inspirational photography in one place. Ultimately, we are ‘Canny Scots’ so money doesn’t leave our pockets easily and only does so when we are comfortable we are … Read More

Valletta across the bay from the ferry to Sliema
Our Top Things to do in Malta

The island of Malta may be small but it is beautiful and steeped in rich culture and centuries of history. It’s capital, Valletta, is one of the most concentrated historic areas in the world. In this post we show you … Read More

Daybreak in the Hayden valley,Yellowstone National Park
Pictures of North America

North America is a land of diverse and breathtaking landscapes. Its outstanding scenery provides countless photographic opportunities. This post provides an introduction to our gallery. Pictures of North America records our road trip from Las Vegas to Yellowstone. Images of … Read More

A farmers shack with the Brandberg range in the background
Exploring the Best of Namibia in Pictures

Namibia is a land of untamed wilderness and desert. It’s also a destination of outstanding scenery where animals roam free and photographic opportunities appear at every turn. This post provides an introduction to our gallery – The Best of Namibia … Read More

Harbour at Puerto de Mogan
A Review of the Best of Gran Canaria

We were looking for a week of winter sun but at a destination with enough attractions to visit over the course of 7 days. Did the island of Gran Canaria in the Canary Islands deliver what we were looking for? … Read More

The River Shelde from the Wandelterras Zuid
Top Hidden Attractions in Antwerp in a Day

Antwerp, Belgium’s second city, has a wealth of history, a long list of known attractions and is a city we know fairly well. On our latest visit however we made sure to avoid the main tourist sights and instead spent … Read More

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