5 Ways to Explore Singapore Like a Local

Explore Singapore like a local with our 5 tips on the places to go, the food to try and phrases to use when chatting to Singaporeans. Today, the National Day of Singapore 2017, marks the 52nd anniversary of the country’s independence from Malaysia, so what better time to discover more about Singapore’s multicultural heritage. Grab…

From Egypt to Japan: Travel Tips for Cat Lovers

From demigod to Instagram fame, the humble housecat has been capturing human hearts across the globe for centuries, so how exactly did cats come to take over the world?  In light of International Cat Day 2017, we take a look at how the cat has become an international star, with a few travel tips for…

How to Survive a Hangover While Travelling

Happy International Hangover Day! If you’ve been making the most of International Beer Day (see our blog for more), or it’s just been another typical Friday night out on the town, then you may be feeling a bit grim this morning. But if you’re travelling today then nothing could be worse than waking up massively…

Sardinia – A Paradise That Waits To Be Explored

Very distinct from mainland Italy in terms of language, history and cuisine, the island of Sardinia is what could be defined as a perfect paradox. It is geographically detached from mainland Italy and is older geologically. When you visit, this autonomous region has a unique and interesting story to tell you. This is a paradise…

A Day In The Life Of A Transfer Driver

Who said being a woman is easy? When people hear the word “transfer driver”, they automatically assume the driver is a man.  I was a transfer driver for almost two years, helping out in the family business near Salzburg in Austria, and earning extra income while studying. Nevertheless, being one of only a small number…

How to make yourself unpopular in 6 countries

Cultural differences? Who cares! You want to go out and offend as many people as humanly possible. Wherever you’re going on your holidays, there are a number of great ways to alienate yourself, earn a few dirty looks and maybe, if you’re lucky, get into a fight or end up in a police cell. Here’s…

21 Dynamite YouTube travel channels you must follow

Whether you’re about to embark on a life changing adventure yourself, or simply indulge in a little escapism, YouTube is absolutely jam-packed with awesome travel videos. From the inspirational and awe-inspiring to the downright hilarious, here’s our pick of the best travel vlogs and channels on YouTube. 1. The Points Guy With tonnes of really…

The 25 most inspirational travel quotes on the web

Maybe you’ve been travelling, been awed by the experience and are seeking the words to share how it made you feel, or perhaps you’re excited about setting off for the first time. Either way, we at HolidayTaxis.com have gathered the best travel quotes from around the web to feed your hunger!   1. Please be…

Lesser known facts and habits of the average british traveller

What do you picture when you think of the average British traveller? Perhaps you imagine a loud, brash family staying in an all-inclusive Spanish resort, or the budget-conscious family staying in a static caravan in Cornwall? The truth is that we all have an idea of who the average British traveller is and that perception…

20 Best cities in the world – number 9 Is my favourite. What’s yours?

Thinking of planning a city break to remember? There are just so many to choose from! Whether you’re looking for long-haul, short-haul, budget or blowout, picking your destination can sometimes feel like the hardest part. That’s why we have compiled this list of the best cities to visit on the planet! Check out our recommendations…