Coastal Hopping the Amalfi Coast

Ever since I saw the Talented Mr. Ripley starring Matt Damon, the colourful cliffs of Amalfi Coast lured me to its shores. However, I never in my wildest dreams imagined that I could afford a holiday in such a luxe region of Italy. But last summer, during peak tourist season, my boyfriend and I decided to test whether the Amalfi coast could sustain budget travelers looking for a romantic get-a-way. While we definitely had to pay a bit more than a typical European budget holiday…

St. Lucia: A Tropical Paradise

Palm-lined beaches, untouched rainforests and natural splendors make St. Lucia one of the best vacation spots in the Caribbean. Not only is the weather fantastic all year round but the people of St. Lucia are time and again rated the friendliest community in the Caribbean. While you may be thinking this all sounds wonderful but St. Lucia must be expensive like most Caribbean islands- think again! While it does have it high end pockets, the island also provides travellers with…