Category Archive: Holiday


A Serendipitous Sri Lankan Adventure

Posted in Holiday by Jaclyn on

Arriving into Colombo airport shortly after Sri Lanka had celebrated a religious festival was an experience to say the least. Hundreds of huge paper lanterns with long colourful streamers strung high and low were blowing in the breezes and brightly dressed groups of worshippers were waiting for their flights home. Just getting out of the airport is a novel affair.

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Rocky Mountaineer – A Stress Free Luxury Tour (Part 3)

Posted in Holiday, Insider Knowledge, Travel Tips & Advice by Stuart on

Once again we were taking the Gold Leaf service for the next couple of days to Vancouver. Our journey takes us back to Kamloops, the scenery was once again breathtaking and the glorious sunshine stayed with us the whole journey.

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Rocky Mountaineer – A Stress Free Luxury Tour (Part 2)

Posted in Holiday, Insider Knowledge, Travel Tips & Advice by Stuart on

Pulling up at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise is a sight you will never forget, as you enter through the grand lobby with winding staircases, elegant chandeliers, mountain scenery pictures and you feel like you have just arrived at a historic Swiss Chateau.

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Rocky Mountaineer – A Stress Free Luxury Tour (Part 1)

Posted in Holiday, Insider Knowledge, Travel Tips & Advice by Stuart on

Having decided the next place on our bucket list to check off was going to be Alaska we pulled together an itinerary to maximise the experience over almost 3 weeks. Rocky Mountaineer was an appealing way to cover the vast area of the Canadian Rockies. The thought of travelling in style on a preplanned tour left us in no doubt it was the perfect add on to an Alaska cruise.

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The Delta Business Class Experience

Posted in Holiday, Travel Tips & Advice by Stuart on

We love to fly Business Class and in particular we enjoy the Virgin Upper Class Service, so trying out their partner airline Delta was the perfect option to get us to Seattle. Our holiday plan was to include a Rocky Mountaineer train journey and an Alaska cruise - Business Class was included to create the full memorable experience.

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