The Editor’s Travels

Welcome to my very own “Editor’s Column”, where I share adventures and anecdotes from my life and travels to cool cities around the world. This is also the space I use to update our readers on the latest stories from the rest of the Urban Travel Blogging team, as well as share news on competitions, promos and giveaways… so stay tuned!

In his latest editorial update our Blogger in Chief tells a few tall tales from his recent travels, which have taken him from the City of Light to the 11:23 to Glasgow… After a summer of inertia, brought about in part by the general brilliance of Barcelona during this time,…

Summer is the best time for travelling. But it’s also the best time for staying where you are. Especially if where you are is Barcelona. Since getting back from my last trip (to Rotterdam and Amsterdam… more on that in a bit!) in late May, there has hardly been breathing…

The editor reminisces on a legendary night out in Lithuania from ten years back (ah the good old days!), plus introduces all of the latest news and stories from the blog… Maybe it’s because it is still flying underneath the radar of mainstream tourism, perhaps it’s because it is home…

The mind-bending behemoths of Antoni Gaudi, the street sculptures and stadia of the ’92 Olympics, museums dedicated to genii like Picasso and Joan Miro, beaches full of beautiful bodies bouncing after volleyballs, the chance to nibble on tapas and sip artisan beers in the city’s hip Bohemian barrios… you’re going…

“Hey Vince, remind me when you are going to India again… July isn’t it? I’ve been meaning to drop you a line with a new idea.” “Hey Duncan, great to here from you. I’m flying out to Mumbai in 2 weeks!” Safe to say the latest UTB initiative was not…