My dad’s been a regular jet-setter since he retired! It feels like he’s always off on an exciting trip somewhere, so he knows a thing or two about being well prepared for flying.
On a trip to Egypt, many years ago, I was separated from my hold baggage for 4 (yes 4!!!!) days. It’s an understatement to say it was not fun. Egypt. 40+ degrees. No deodorant.
When my ex-husband’s girlfriend invited me to join her on a trip to China to celebrate her 50th birthday, of course I said yes! Who better to travel with?
Luggage weighing scales are a must-have accessory for the savvy traveller. They can save you time and money (possibly lots of money) before you even leave for the airport. Who wants to waste either?
Where to start in China? It’s a good question… China was the biggest dream on my bucket list. My interest was fired way back in 1976 when I saw a report on the TV news of the Terracotta Warriors being found. (They were actually discovered in 1974, but ’76 was when I first heard about …
After booking a trip to China, your next step is to sort out your China travel visa and it’s not difficult. You don’t need to shell out ££s to a visa service agent/company for assistance (unless you want to).
Hiring a China private tour guide is one of the best things you can do when planning your trip to China. China is the most incredible, rewarding, exhausting, mind-blowing and exhilarating country you can imagine, but it’s vast and very different to the Western world. That’s not a bad thing and it certainly makes for …
I was relieved to hear money saving guru Martin Lewis speak out (again) about crazy Christmas gift ideas recently. His argument made perfect sense