North America

  • May 7, 2018 • Destinations, North America, USA • Views: 1349

    Six Reasons to Love Santa Fe

    Santa Fe combines a relaxed pace with 17th century colonial Spanish-infused architecture, iconic artwork, fantastic food and phenomenal weather. If you could bottle its essence, it would be a blend of relentlessly blue skies and low-slung...

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  • February 9, 2016 • Australia, Checking In, Destinations, Europe, Hotels & Resort Reports, New Zealand, North America, UK, USA, Western Australia • Views: 3825

    All Aboard – What’s new in 2016

    Looking for something different to add to your travel wish list for 2016?  Guest contributor SUE PRESTON, Travel Editor of The Senior newspaper, provides five suggestions for new destinations that focus on trains, boats and planes plus a...

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  • February 1, 2016 • Destinations, Europe, North America • Views: 2789

    Thunderbirds are Go!

    Over the holiday break, I’ve been watching Comedians in Cars getting Coffee  , Jerry Seinfeld’s web series which is chock-full of witty repartee between Jerry and his comedic pals.  It’s obvious that the man’s got...

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  • November 14, 2014 • Destinations, North America, USA • Views: 18893

    Making a Killing

    Human resources may not have been their strong point but the Mob’s corporate statement was clear: to make money through any number of serious crimes from kidnapping and extortion, booze, drugs and sex, to Hollywood, sports, gambling and...

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  • September 2, 2014 • Destinations, USA • Views: 3171

    California – Land of Dreams

    The Golden State is a place where people have always dreamed big. From Spanish New World ambitions to settlers travelling west, miners rushing for gold to the fantasy of movie stardom and romance of a laid-back fun-in-the-sun image, ...

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  • July 7, 2014 • Checking In, Hotels & Resort Reports, USA • Views: 2221

    Power Blogging

    How influential are blogs? Very it would seem, particularly in China. An easy 90 minute drive from Yellowstone National Park makes the charming town of Bozeman a natural stop-over but for one Chinese family, the drawcard wasn’t the park...

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  • July 7, 2014 • USA • Views: 124442

    Yellowstone in a Day

    The $25 pass to Yellowstone National Park is good for seven days but if you only have one, here’s a guide to what not to miss including buffalo jams, wild life photo opps and geyser eruptions. From Avalanche Peak, drink in spectacular...

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  • July 7, 2014 • Checking In, Hotels & Resort Reports, USA • Views: 2841

    Dude, where’s my ranch?

    Ever yearned for the luxury lodge lifestyle in Jackson Hole but just a teeny bit short of the readies? Fear not. Rising to 2100 metres, perched atop its own butte, Spring Creek Ranch offers tough luxe amongst the Teton Mountains. Energetic...

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  • July 7, 2014 • USA • Views: 2581

    Aging Rock Stars

    Mt Rushmore National Memorial’s four stony-faced Presidents may be one of America’s most visited sites but just 25 minutes away at the Crazy Horse Monument, dynamite and dreams are providing some stiff competition. To some Indians,...

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