“Where’s popular”? That’s a question I get asked a lot and the answer differs year by year: South Africa, Sri Lanka, Vietnam. But this year the country I am getting most requests for is Peru. Maybe it’s a hangover from the Paddington effect or the fact that Lima is one of the world’s culinary capitals? Or maybe it’s because people are just becoming wise to what an enthralling destination Peru is, with its beautiful landscapes, fascinating cultures and well-preserved remnants from ancient civilisations.Read More
Continuing our tour around Honshu, Japan’s main island, and following on from last month’s Newsletter, here are a few more of the many highlights from the three week trip Julian and I took to this fascinating country.Read More
For many years I’d always been put off visiting Japan. Not just because of the cost, but because I didn’t think it would live up to the vibrancy and excitement I love about travelling to places like India or South East Asia. But on a recent trip to the land of the rising sun with Julian, I am happy to say that my preconceptions were wrong. I found that Japan is wonderful in so many ways - serene, immensely cultural and bonkers all at the same time - a fascinating country full of eclectic experiences.Read More
With another year all wrapped up, and one where I did the most travelling ever, I need to challenge myself by setting the “travel bar” even higher in 2018. I have quite a few things already booked, but have made sure to leave room to squeeze in a few unexpected jaunts, whilst I continue to arrange some amazing trips for my clients.
Maybe like me, you are starting 2018 with a New Year’s resolution to travel more or try something new?
I hope you might find some inspiration from this short list of travel related things I’m looking forward to in 2018. If you would like some more information on the ideas below, or you have some wonderful ideas of your own that you would like help turning in to a reality, please do get in touch. I’m here to help make 2018 a fabulous travel year for you.Read More