Jack O'Riordan

    Jack is the editor of The Leisure Lounge. Expert in the art of writing things and putting them online. Loves travelling, especially anywhere in southeast Asia. Hates mushrooms.

    UK City Guide: Things to do in Leeds

    September 14, 2017

    Leeds has long been establishing itself as one of the UK's most bustling, thriving cities. Discover a more in-depth look into independent eateries and chic restaurants, cool bars and hidden gems; not to mention a liberal smattering of history and culture with our UK City Guide.

    The Most Glorious UK National Parks

    September 7, 2017

    You will find many UK National Parks that will not only blow you away with their stunning scenery, but also ensure a day packed with fun. You’ll encounter everything from rolling hills to deep valleys, wild marshlands to picturesque walking routes, discovering truly unique landscapes that complement our National Parks.

    11 tips to help you avoid losing your luggage

    September 4, 2017

    Nothing can prepare you for that wrenching feeling of in the pit of your stomach when you’re the last one at the carousel and the penny drops that, unlike you, your bag hasn’t quite made it to the same destination. So here are 11 ways to help avoid that from happening.

    Curiocity: Amsterdam

    August 23, 2017

    Amsterdam is the capital of Netherlands and is famous for its artistic heritage, intricate canal system, narrow houses as well as its equally famous more illicit side... The city is also known for cycling with numerous bike paths located all around for you to enjoy.

    5 best ways to beat the check-in queue

    August 18, 2017

    Hate queues? Hate airport queues even more? Beat those pesky lines at the airport check-in with these 5 expert travel tips from The Leisure Lounge

    8 first-class ways to get a flight upgrade 🍾

    August 7, 2017

    These travel hacks and insider tips will take you one step closer to luxury travel and flying like the elite.

    10 alternative burgers you simply have to try

    August 5, 2017

    Sick and tired of the same tired toppings and fillings for your burgers? Try any of these 10 lip-smacking toothsome tastes to elevate your burger experience to the next level!

    Best rooftop bars in London

    July 29, 2017

    Discover the latest accessory to your glass of fizz or cocktail: the rooftop. Nothing says classy quite like a refreshing drink set to a stunning cityscape backdrop. Here is your definitive guide to the best rooftop bars London has to offer.