Why Visiting Gravesites Makes Travel More Interesting

Why Visiting Gravesites Makes Travel More Interesting

Do you visit gravesites when you travel?  Don’t worry, there’s no right or wrong answer. I asked myself this question the other …
Things to do in Nottingham

Things to do in Nottingham

I can’t believe I’ve not written a ‘things to do in Nottingham’ post until now.  I’ve lived in the city for …
Everything You Need For A Road Trip Through The UK

Everything You Need For A Road Trip Through The UK

A road trip through the UK sounds like a wonderful idea, but you need to prepared. You need to have some sort of idea …
Upmarket Travel: How To Have A Great (And Fancy) Trip

Upmarket Travel: How To Have A Great (And Fancy) Trip

If you’re a seasoned traveller, the likelihood is that you’ve seen it all. From downmarket hostel dormitories, to great hotels that took …
15 Things to do in Lisbon

15 Things to do in Lisbon

If you are looking for things to do in Lisbon, I promise you that you are not going to be disappointed.  Lisbon is one …
Win a Holiday! Top Travel Giveaways

Win a Holiday! Top Travel Giveaways

Hello readers! How are you?  Welcome back to my ‘Win a Holiday’ feature!  I hope you have had a great week and you are …
Win! Would You Love To Visit Your 7 Wonders of the World?

Win! Would You Love To Visit Your 7 Wonders of the World?

Travel for me is about visiting incredible new places. In the early part of my life I really didn’t travel very far, but …
Very Good Reasons Why Barcelona Is Catalonia’s Pride

Very Good Reasons Why Barcelona Is Catalonia’s Pride

Currently in the news, there’s a bit of a strange political ordeal going on in Spain. It’s not something that has affected …
Why Personalised Travel Is Better Than Standard

Why Personalised Travel Is Better Than Standard

For most of our lives we will do what is standard. The first time you go on holiday, you do what everyone else has …
Why Travel To Wales?

Why Travel To Wales?

There is far more to Wales than rugby and sheep. England may boast the most famous landmarks and Scotland may have the most dramatic …
Five Fabulous Travel Destination for Feline Lovers

Five Fabulous Travel Destination for Feline Lovers

Feature Written By Guest Writer Are you thinking about planning your next holiday? Why not plan your trip around your need for fluffy feline …
Winter Travel & Holiday Tips For Keen Travellers

Winter Travel & Holiday Tips For Keen Travellers

Collaborative post  For those of us who enjoy travelling and holidays the winter is the perfect time to take a break.  I bet some …
Why Verona, Italy is the Perfect Town for a Couple’s Getaway

Why Verona, Italy is the Perfect Town for a Couple’s Getaway

Written in collaboration with Mary J Choosing where and with whom to holiday is always exciting. Getting to research a place and then start …
Top 6 American Music Festivals for Your Next Road Trip

Top 6 American Music Festivals for Your Next Road Trip

Taking a road trip should feel like you’re embarking on an adventure. Your itinerary will most likely be jam-packed with all sorts of …
How a Student Can Get Cheap Train Tickets with the Trainline App

How a Student Can Get Cheap Train Tickets with the Trainline App

This post was written in collaboration with the Trainline App My son has been at university for a year now, but we still aren’…
Experience The Amazements of Amsterdam with Family or Friends!

Experience The Amazements of Amsterdam with Family or Friends!

When you think of Amsterdam there are several elements that might spring to your mind automatically; you don’t always see it as the …
Things to do in London for the Perfect British Experience

Things to do in London for the Perfect British Experience

With over 27 million tourists visiting every year, London is undoubtedly one of the most popular cities of Europe. It is no surprise that this …
Driving in Europe – What You Need To Know

Driving in Europe – What You Need To Know

Lots of you will be driving in Europe for your summer holidays soon so it seemed like a great opportunity to share with you …
32+ Best Suitcase Packing Tips For Really Easy Travel

32+ Best Suitcase Packing Tips For Really Easy Travel

If you follow Zena’s Suitcase regularly you will probably already know that I’m in charge of packing all the suitcases that we …
9 (BEST) Things to do in Nerja – Costa del Sol, Spain

9 (BEST) Things to do in Nerja – Costa del Sol, Spain

If you have found my post I’m guessing you have booked your holiday in the Costa Del Sol and are at the very …
Why ‘All-Inclusive’ Isn’t a Dirty Word (For Any Traveller)

Why ‘All-Inclusive’ Isn’t a Dirty Word (For Any Traveller)

For many ‘serious travellers’, the thought of going all-inclusive is too much to bear. But most of them have never actually tried it before, …
Five Ways to Make The Most of Summer When You’re on a Budget

Five Ways to Make The Most of Summer When You’re on a Budget

Summer is a fantastic time to travel and explore new places. When the sun’s out, there’s plenty to do outdoors and it …
New Zealander’s Love Affair with the Big OE Becomes an Obsession

New Zealander’s Love Affair with the Big OE Becomes an Obsession

Travel and tourism is the fastest growing industry in the world. New Zealand has contributed more than $10 billion on travel in the last year …
5 Tips to Planning a UK Coastal Holiday

5 Tips to Planning a UK Coastal Holiday

Let’s be honest; nothing beats the thought of a coastal holiday by the seaside. The thought of the sea breeze blowing through your …
8 Reasons Why Choosing an Inside Cabin is Perfect For a Cruise

8 Reasons Why Choosing an Inside Cabin is Perfect For a Cruise

My favourite kind of holiday is without a doubt taking a cruise, but I know some of you out there still need some convincing.  …
4 Internet-Free Ways of Filling Your Vacation with Fun

4 Internet-Free Ways of Filling Your Vacation with Fun

What do you do every day as soon as you get in from work? Probably check your social media and, after checking up on …
Why Wales Should Be Next on Your Travel Bucket List!

Why Wales Should Be Next on Your Travel Bucket List!

When tourists from abroad come to visit the UK, it’s often places like London, Edinburgh, Manchester and Stonehenge that are high on their …
7 Ways To Discover Costa Barcelona Spain (Travel Guide)

7 Ways To Discover Costa Barcelona Spain (Travel Guide)

Spain is one of my favourite countries to visit because I love the culture, the food and the landscape.  When I was invited to …
Hampton by Hilton Alexanderplatz Berlin – REVIEWED

Hampton by Hilton Alexanderplatz Berlin – REVIEWED

After a very early flight to Berlin, and more coffee than was probably sensible, I caught the bus from Berlin Schönefeld Airport to …
Top Tips & Tricks For Planning the BEST Mauritius Holiday

Top Tips & Tricks For Planning the BEST Mauritius Holiday

Mauritius is a beautiful island of tranquil paradise found in the Indian Ocean and anyone visiting will be keen to make the most of …

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Whether you are looking for travel tips to make the most of your next cruise holiday or you need UK travel ideas we’ve got you covered on Zena’s Suitcase UK travel blog.  We started sharing our holiday and travel reviews in 2013, so if you can’t find the travel, family or lifestyle blog above you are after make sure you head over to the search bar to find what you need.  Think of us as one of the best travel blogs brimming with ideas to get you out and about with and without the kids.