River Cruising

River Cruising

Embarking on a cruise is an exciting start to a holiday where total relaxation is assured.  What other holiday can you truly unpack once and yet see and do so much? River cruising is a superb way to travel through Europe.  The inclusions speak for themselves but the...
Experience Alaska 3 ways!  

Experience Alaska 3 ways!  

Alaska conjures images of bears, breaching whales, majestic mountains, untouched wilderness, and remote towns. The destination is diverse, vast and desirable, with some of the most highly awarded travel experiences around like the fabled Inside Passage and the Alaskan...
A Taste of China

A Taste of China

“China is a vast country so where should I go?” This is a common question so on a recent trip I tried to answer this question by sampling the best of Beijing and Shanghai. These two cities are very much in contrast from each other. Beijing to the north is a historic,...
Dreaming of Alaska

Dreaming of Alaska

Silence, they say, is golden. But in Alaska’s iconic Inside Passage silence is giant white glaciers and floating icebergs, piercing blue skies, everlasting sunsets of pinks and purples, green forests hugging the coastline and rippling water, sometimes blue, sometimes...
Mashpi Lodge

Mashpi Lodge

This is rain like I have never before seen in my life- torrential rain like the very definition of cats and dogs. And I am so drenched through that there seems little point to the poncho I have been given which now has tributaries instead of rivulets cascading through...