About Me

I like to be called Chris but my grandma always used to call me me Christopher, especially when friends or relatives came around ! I developed a love for travel at an early age watching the likes of Alan Whicker on TV, with his quite posh accent and travelling on the…

Posted on Dec 21, 2018
Crab,Cod and a not so whale of a time Part 2

The next day began well with a great breakfast of pancakes , maple syrup and the kind of bacon that is more akin to pork scratchings ,but still very tasty.Our plan was to pick up our hire car and head down to the Cape but our friendly concierge told us…

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Posted on Dec 6, 2018
Crab.Cod and a not so whale of a time Part1

One of my favourite journeys in the last few years was in the brilliant state of Massachusetts, we had stayed in Boston before.overnight on a cruise including Boston and Maine.New England covers Vermont,Rhode island ,New Hampshire, Connecticut and Massachusetts, with Boston being its largest city.This time we flew straight to…

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Posted on Nov 15, 2018
Im a Celebrity, Silhouette me out of here.

Celebrity Silhouette returned to Southampton this year and the fabulous Solstice class ship returns in 2019, and when the brand new Celebrity Apex joins her in 2020, its the first time Celebrity cruises will have two ships from the UK's favourite port.With the advent of our favourite jungle show about to…

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Posted on Nov 9, 2018
Toilets n Buckets

So how challenging was it , picking  one of our bucket list tours to  fabulous Japan , when to travel ,which duration , which cabin, and when ?, but the last thing you thought might be a challenge is how to operate the toilets ! Of course ,the world leader in…

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Posted on Oct 26, 2018
Does not have to be Pink

Your hair doesn’t need to be pink to be  “Millennial”but cruise lines are upping their game to satisfy this fast growing market for tech-savvy customers wanting value but also cutting edge. Certainly some gimmicks are in, but creative tech is the new focus with lots of great user friendly innovations…

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Posted on Sep 26, 2018
Freeze and fascinate

Freezing but fascinating cruise in the North.it was like a quote from Game of Thrones "winters coming ". Imagine pulled at speed through a snowy forest by 9 beautiful huskies in temperatures around -14 degrees C ? On a “land of the midnight sun “.cruise that is what we experienced…

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