Mamma Mia holiday with dolphins

Emily, 21, Shropshire, England “So for my Mum’s 50th birthday, we decided to go on a family holiday to the Greek island, Skiathos. Why Skiathos you say? Well from this particular Greek island you can take a boat tour of all of the main beaches used to shoot the film Mamma Mia. Since this is […]

“I lost my all my luggage…”

Theresa, 23, Møre og Romsdal, Norway “I lost my luggage on a class-trip to Rome and it was all my fault… To take you back to the very beginning of the story, our journey towards Italy and Rome started very early in the morning. As this embarrassing incident happened over three years ago, I can’t […]

“I was attacked by bees!”

Sam, 20, Lincoln, England “We were going to Nottingham for a trip. As soon as we were there, it was straight for the trees to climb. Knowing I was in for some serious climbing, I brought a water bottle with me. But within a minute, disaster struck. Barely one foot had stepped on the tree […]

“I got everything robbed in Valencia”

Shocked. That’s what we were when we received a tweet from @imlaurenbate telling us her travel story: “I got everything robbed in Valencia”. Here’s what happened.     What happened? We had decided to spend Christmas with my family in Spain. It was the first Christmas with my new boyfriend, now fiancé. We decided to […]


by Twitter user @RomanNavy “So my sister was coming back from a city trip to Vienna, Bratislava and Budapest and was all set and ready on the bus back home. Then her bus got pulled over at the Austrian/German border and everyone had to show their passports, but my sister couldn’t find hers. So with […]

“It was the worst flight back of our entire lives…”

Victoria, 19, Hull, England “My family and I had been on holiday to Spain last year, and it was a really nice break away before going to university. Only, the flights back to England were horrendous. Mum’s religious so she started closing her eyes and praying practically the whole way back. You know it’s bad […]

“If you know me, you know I have a fear of pigeons…”

Olivia, 22, Hull, England “Okay, so people that know me, know that I have a fear of pigeons. Now I don’t care what you say or think about that, they are scary creatures. So it came as a little surprise to me on a family holiday to Italy, that, St Marks Square in Venice would […]

“Our teachers got us lost on the moors!”

Olivia, 22, Hull, England “We were in college on a trip to Haworth. Haworth is known as Brontë-country as it was the home of the incredible literature writers who we were studying in class. The day trip there was going really well; we’d eaten, been in a few shops, gone for a little walk, made […]

“I didn’t know whose vomit it was, I couldn’t remember…”

Olivia, 22, Hull, England “It was our first night in Miami, so we didn’t know what we were getting ourselves into. We’d gotten a flight from Boston, MA to Miami, FL for the third part of our travels. Our friend Chris, who we met at summer camp, lived in Miami and so he picked us […]

“This man started screaming at us in German…”

Maria, 22, Hull, England “We were in Berlin on a school trip in year 10, and it has to be the best trip we had at school. Seeing the Reichstag, the remains of the Berlin Wall, the Brandenburg Gate to name a few… incredible. Anyway, on one of the days, we went to a Christmas […]