“You know, my friend Barbara knows a girl who went there solo, and she said it felt really unsafe. Are you sure it’s safe?” I hope like hell that it’s not safe. Safe is a boring word. Going on holiday and playing it “safe” sounds like my idea of hell. I don’t want safe. I […]
For years I have been lucky enough to have travelled to destinations that consistently hit the top 10 lists for travelers. Often gorgeous sunny beach destinations, and usually in developing countries such as Mexico, Thailand, Cuba, Fiji and Vietnam these heavily touristed areas are not always well developed outside the luxury resort’s 7 foot high […]
Flight Number: Ek406 Route: Melbourne to Auckland Emirates A380 Economy Class Seat numbers : 56j and 56k The Emirates flight from Melbourne to Auckland is the A380 daily service through from Dubai. The flight departs at 8:10am, however our service was delayed by half an hour (as expected on a Christmas season flight) with the […]
If you don’t have a spare $5,000 for a business class ticket, but really want to experience the luxury of the walking to the left when you board the flight, there are other ways! Here are my tricks for Free Business Class flights…
The world is constantly evolving and changing with the times, cities expand, and others disappear off the map. Where is hot to travel to in 2014 that is on the brink of changing forever? Elbow your way into these 3 destinations right away! Havana, Cuba Tourism numbers are booming […]
My love of the Fairmont chain might be getting a bit obvious now, but the Fairmont in Abu Dhabi had me excited. I couldn’t wait to review another Fairmont hotel. It’s unlike its Canadian properties with the traditional decor and colour palette. Oh no, Abu Dhabi Fairmont Bab Al Bahr matches the city it’s located […]
Throwback to Rachel’s top 5 beaches in 2014.. Where will feature in the 2017 edition? I haven’t been everywhere in the world, so this list won’t feature the usual beaches Lonely Planet rate as their top 5. It’s my list, of the 5 best beaches in the world that I have been to and […]
Incredible India. Yes it is, but it’s also Impossible India for many people. I hear from so many female customers “Oh I can’t visit India on my own, is it safe for solo female travellers?” and “But I hear it’s not a safe destination for women?” Male or Female, India is perfect for […]
I was lucky enough to stay in the Presidential Suite at the Jumeirah Emirates Towers for 3 nights. The 225sq meters of luxury and five-star design certainly kept me happy! With room rates starting at around $3,000 AUD per night, the standard of service is high. Firstly, the suite had a butler. Mine was called […]
Many people think they can book travel cheaper themselves online…. after a few years in the travel industry, I can tell you, this is not always the case! Sometimes they are right… sometimes, that weird obscure 2 star shack in rural Thailand IS cheaper online, but if your planning a holiday with any of the bigger […]
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After spend 15 years "on the road" living and breathing travel, I want to share my experiances.
From working as a Chef on luxury Superyachts to planning high-end client holidays as a travel agent, to working as a flight coordinator for charter and private airlines...