A Romantic Packing List

Eight packing ideas to make your getaway extra special Candles - Think of the setting - scented candles around a bubble bath - it's not just for the movies. Travel candles come in convenient tins making it easy to transport
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5 Tips for Surviving Long Haul Travel

In 2016 I averaged 2+ long haul flights each month. That’s over 100,000 miles of air travel. As you can imagine I somewhat perfected the best way to not only survive but to actually enjoy the many hours in a
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Travel Wish List for 2016

TRAVEL WISH LIST FOR 2016

Wanderlust Wednesday – Travel Wish List 2016 I know that Bucket Lists are all the rage, but every time I think about creating one I find the idea just too daunting. My Travel Bucket List would go on and on
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airline review: srilankan airlines business class

AIRLINE REVIEW: SRILANKAN AIRLINES BUSINESS CLASS

Flight 1 from Mumbai, India to Colombo, Sri Lanka on an Airbus A320 Flight 2 from Colombo, Sri Lanka to Male, the Maldives on an Airbus A330 If you follow me on Instagram then you will know that I have
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10 GREAT GIFT IDEAS FOR TRAVELERS THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

Looking for a gift for that person in your life that just loves to travel? I have compiled my top 10 great gift ideas for travelers this holiday season, most of the items listed I use personally for the many
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5 reasons chicago is a dog friendly city

5 REASONS CHICAGO IS A DOG FRIENDLY CITY

Chicago is a great dog-friendly city. During my recent visit I discovered many reasons why it constantly gets ranked in the top ten best cities to take your dog (dogfriendly.com). My daughter recently moved into an apartment in downtown Chicago
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5 REASONS WHY QUALITY LUGGAGE IS WORTH THE INVESTMENT

As a frequent flyer I really put my luggage through its paces. Over the years I have used numerous cases, from the super cheap (usually bought as a last minute panic purchase at somewhere like Walmart), to the high end
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Is it safe for western women to travel to India

IS IT SAFE FOR WESTERN WOMEN TO TRAVEL TO INDIA?

This is one of the top questions I get asked whenever I start talking to someone about my time spent living in Mumbai. With all the negative commentary in the news regarding the way women are treated in this country,
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the best ways to deal with jet lag

THE BEST WAYS TO DEAL WITH JET LAG

I would love to give this post the title 'the best way to cure jet lag' but to be honest I have yet to find the magic formulae that works perfectly. If I was ever in doubt then my body
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MONEY SAVING TIPS TO USE WHEN VISITING LONDON

5 MONEY SAVING TIPS TO USE WHEN VISITING LONDON

It is fair to say that visiting London can put a big dent in your wallet. As a frequent visitor myself, I have discovered that there are a number of money saving tips to use when visiting London that I
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