Rarotonga, the largest of the Cook Islands group in the South Pacific, is one of the most relaxing, beautiful, Instagram-friendly islands you will ever come across. From the inner-island mountain range to the outer-island scattered with holiday homes and low-lying...
I don’t consider myself a travel snob by any means, as I’m quite happy to stay at a seedy hotel or hike through the mud holding my suitcase on my head when I consider it an adventure. I have to...
Let’s not beat around the bush here – you’re way too adventurous and cool to be signing up for a singalong on a seniors’ tour bus. That’s where the audacious folk at Wendy Wu Tours come in. Independently vetted and endorsed...
“Nothing behind me, everything ahead of me, as is ever so on the road.” ― Jack Kerouac, On the Road America is the home of the road trip. Defining books like Kerouac’s On The Road and epochal movies of our generation, such as...
One month they are sunning themselves in the Caribbean playground of Barbados, the next sipping wine at sunset as they watch wild elephants and hippos from their Botswana deck. But Ian Usher, 54, and Vanessa Anderson, 55, pictured below, aren’t...
I have to admit, I didn't know much about Nepal and the famous Mt Everest Base Camp when my two friends and I first hatched our plans to travel there more than 18 months ago. But when we finally took...
Is it worth doing a stop over in Iceland for 50 hours you ask? Oh yes, yes it is! I took an Icelandair flight to London and decided to take advantage of the stopover offer at no extra charge and...
If you think your most adventurous travel days are behind you, take a look at what go-getting gran Yelena Yerkhova has been up to lately. From riding camels in Israel, to zipping around Thailand on the back of a motorbike,...
For many of us it’s all about price when it comes to deciding which airline to book with. After all, the more you save in the air, the more money you have to spend on the ground, and as long...
In the age of cheap package holidays and generic soulless resorts, it can be a challenge to find an island escape that truly satisfies your inner Robinson Crusoe. Thank heavens for places like Samoa. Just a tick over five hours’ flight...