Deals of the Month

I will update these deals every 2 weeks (Please note that I have no affiliation with these companies (other than & eBookers) – Mostly I just choose vouchers and deals that look like good value!   AUGUST –   NEED SOME INSPIRATION? – Use

What’s Your Travel Style?

  Back in 1999 I set off on my first solo trip to Europe (from New Zealand) – read about it here.  This definitely helped me discover my ‘travel style’ – i.e. what activities I enjoyed, what budget suited my tastes, and what modes of

Mont Saint-Michel

  Mont Saint-Michel, a tidal island on the Normandy coast, is probably one of the most photographed landmarks on the French coastline… and is certainly one of the most photogenic!  I mean, just LOOK at it!     Visiting is perfectly possible as a day

New York – July 2017

  It has been 11 years between visits to NYC for me, so long overdue.  This trip was in honour of my husband’s (undisclosed, but special) birthday, and it was extra exciting as it was his first trip to New York!  I’ll write more about

24 Hours in Wellington, New Zealand

  Being my hometown, I really should be promoting a much longer stay, but in keeping with my theme of 24hr Guides, here is what you can achieve in this awesome city from Midday to Midday!   12 Midday – Start with lunch at the