We’ve all had times when travelling – whether for business or pleasure – when things have not gone to plan… flights delayed or cancelled, hotels not booked when we’ve arrived… but there are also times when things happen that are more than just an inconvenience, they are actually quite scary! So here are my scariest… Read More My Scariest Travel Experiences
Most of us have suffered with travel sickness at some point in our lives… whether it was going on a family holiday as a child; on a bus journey along that winding, mountain road in South America; or on a particularly choppy boat trip! But is there anything you can do to help (or to… Read More Dealing with Travel Sickness
I had heard a lot about the Hollowell Steam and Heavy Horse Show (to give it it’s full title) from friends but we had never been, even though it takes place only 30 minutes drive from our house. So this year, we were free on the weekend of 7/8 July when it was taking place… Read More Review: Hollowell Steam Show 2018
There are some obvious advantages to travelling with only carry-on luggage… On some airlines you have to pay extra for checked in luggage, so travelling without saves you money. It also saves time as you are quicker checking in and, more importantly, you don’t have to queue for ages at the carousel to retrieve your… Read More Hand Luggage Only!
Let me start by saying I love going to new places and seeing the world… but what I don’t love is having to fly to get there! Which is a bit of a problem really, isn’t it?! Love exploring, hate flying! But I try not to let it stop me travelling… after all I wouldn’t… Read More How I Deal With My Fear Of Flying
I’ll be honest, it’s a long time since we were in Canada, but it made a big impression on me… there is just so much to see and do! We hired a car and spent two weeks covering several thousand miles to see everything we wanted to see – it was not the most relaxing… Read More A Road Trip through Eastern Canada in Photos
For many of us, the journey itself is all part going on holiday and can often be an enjoyable experience… unless you have a VERY long time to spend cooped up in an aeroplane course! So, how do you survive a long haul flight and disembark at your destination feeling relaxed and ready to enjoy… Read More My Top Tips for Surviving a Long Haul Flight
Craggy, snow-covered peaks, deep lochs and wild landscapes… that’s what most people think of when you mention Scotland’s highland scenery. But so far, my experience had not stretched beyond the big Scottish cities which I had visited for work, so I was desperate to see and experience some of its rugged beauty that I had… Read More Scenic Scotland