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Luxury Travel

  • My top tips for taking kids on a family safari

    Tweet Safari is, I think, one of those must-do/wish list/bucket list type trips that every parent dreams of doing with their kids; what could be better than seeing their total amazement as they spot lions,…

    April 24, 2015
  • On safari in the Serengeti

    Tweet By the time we arrived in the Serengeti it was early afternoon; it had taken three planes to get there, including one from London to Nairobi, one from Nairobi to Kilimanjaro, and one…

    April 19, 2015
  • Riding the Japanese bullet train

    Tweet We ended up riding the Japanese bullet train (or Shinkansen) by accident. Typhoon Phanfone meant we had to disembark Diamond Princess early and head back to Tokyo from Aomori – and the only…

    October 22, 2014
  • Hanoi rocks

    Tweet I know, I know it’s been over two weeks since I blogged, but if you follow me on twitter and instagram you’ll know I’ve been seeing some extraordinary things in Vietnam and Cambodia. It…

    September 8, 2014
  • In Dublin’s fair city

    Tweet It had been a while since I’d been to Dublin but when we arrived there on Thursday it felt very familiar, although of course lots has changed and there’s currently building going on…

    July 7, 2014
  • Welcome to Miami

    Tweet So on Valentine’s Day, while many of you were getting loved up (well, I hope you were, or at least treating yourselves), I was doing one of my favourite things: flying to the…

    February 23, 2014
  • Monte Carlo and why I really need to marry a footballer

    Tweet So another highlight of our Disney Cruise was the opportunity to visit Monaco. The Disney Magic docked close to the beautiful French town of Villefranche-sur-Mer (left – definitely worth exploring if you ever…

    September 4, 2013
  • My Top 10 luxury hotels of the world

    Tweet Anyone who knows me knows that I am definitely a Princess. Yes, I can feel that pea under any number of mattresses. I like sheets with high-thread counts, indulgent pampering products in the…

    May 14, 2013
  • No.1 Traveller Lounge: An honest review

    Tweet As someone who spends an awful lot of her time Up in the Air, I’m a big fan of airport lounges – I love that feeling of leaving the rest of the world…

    March 22, 2013