International Driving Permit – Required, or Rip-Off? There’s a lot of confusion around this topic, with many travellers insisting..
Liz and I have been travelling together for the past 40 years. Although the world has changed much over that..
Which Swiss train pass should I buy …is a question I get asked a lot, but the answer is pretty..
Zus, Park and Forget Ever park your car and forget where? Maybe yet another symptom of an ageing brain, but..
Ponant is making the transition from a luxury cruising operator to give their cruises more of an expeditionary slant. This..
Travelling in this beautiful part of Switzerland is shockingly expensive. Our mid-range hotel was just about ok but unremarkable, but..
This is the view from Mannlichen in Switzerland’s Bernese Oberland region, looking down into the Lauterbrunnen Valley. The mountain railway..
The northern coast of the South Island is the New Zealand that New Zealanders keep for themselves. While Germans accents..
I’m sitting at a café under the shade of an umbrella, slurping the last of my lemon gelato before it..
They dance in the streets in Shangri-la. By 8 o’clock in the evening, the main square in the old town..