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An Update from the Sea

2013-03-08T18:25:48+00:00

When I blogged here more frequently I’d occasionally post an Update from the Road, a pretty poor excuse for not posting that would make apologies and feeble excuses, like, well, you know, we’re …

An Update from the Sea 2013-03-08T18:25:48+00:00

The Romance of Venice

2013-03-08T18:31:40+00:00

Venice must be the world’s most romantic city. It’s the first place that always comes to mind when I’m asked to recommend destinations for couples keen on rekindling a romance or looking for …

The Romance of Venice 2013-03-08T18:31:40+00:00

Contemplating Cruise Ship Travel

2012-09-22T03:11:35+00:00

For the first time in my life I’m considering cruise ship travel. The other day I was wondering if I’m too old for hostels, now I’m thinking: am I too young for cruises? …

Contemplating Cruise Ship Travel 2012-09-22T03:11:35+00:00

Find Cheap Hotels With Trivago

2013-03-08T18:46:10+00:00

While researching hotel prices for a story on Sydney, I discovered trivago, supposedly the world's largest hotel comparison site. My first thought was: why had I not been using the site before. I …

Find Cheap Hotels With Trivago 2013-03-08T18:46:10+00:00

Are You Ever Too Old For…Youth Hostels?

2013-03-08T18:53:14+00:00

Australia has become a very expensive destination for foreign travellers who aren’t earning the high incomes that Aussies are currently earning. Hotels, flights, public transport, restaurant meals, and entry fees are all considerably …

Are You Ever Too Old For…Youth Hostels? 2013-03-08T18:53:14+00:00

How Much Time Is Enough Time In A Place?

2012-06-29T13:44:11+00:00

One of the most infuriating things for a travel writer is being told, “You haven’t stayed long enough” or “you can’t see everything/anything here in a month – you can’t even see it …

How Much Time Is Enough Time In A Place? 2012-06-29T13:44:11+00:00

Welcome to the New Cool Travel Guide

2012-06-29T13:46:20+00:00

The re-launch of Cool Travel Guide has been a long time coming. And while this is a soft launch of sorts, we still have a few tweaks to make, loads of archival posts …

Welcome to the New Cool Travel Guide 2012-06-29T13:46:20+00:00
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