Travel Agent or Google it

Disclaimer: Please note that I am a travel/sales consultant and have been so for over 15 years now ! There is a belief that travel agents are a dying breed, dinosaurs of the travel industry so to speak – Love them or hate them, they still do exist. The travel agent remains of value to … Continue reading

From the Vault – Copacabana – Bolivia

  A flashback to our first backpack trip – BC (before children) – An amazing trip through parts of South America brought us to the town of Copacabana in Bolivia – on the edge of Lake Titicaca – The Church of the Virgin of Copacabana being one of the highlights of the own.  I just … Continue reading

Phillip Island – Penguins, Koalas and so much more

The idea of visiting Phillip Island, was at first met with a lukewarm response  – having been to Phillip Island several times over the years I was a little blasé about it.  In my mind it represented the hoards of  tourist coaches that depart Melbourne daily to tick off their Australian bucket list: Koalas and Penguins. … Continue reading

Amsterdam treats!

As a travelling family, the difficulty often is finding suitable eateries that will ensure kids eat more than the regular bowl of chips and chicken nuggets.  It has to be appealing the child’s sometimes fussy taste buds.  The top end fancy eateries are great,  and I would frequent them more often, if it were not … Continue reading

Did you know…

Did you know that today is World Elephant Day – 12th of August! I adore elephants, I was charged by one in Zimbabwe many years ago whilst on a walking safari and since I’ve  lived to tell the tale, I have made them my lucky charm. How could you not love elephants, they are magnificent creatures … Continue reading