10 best cruise secrets

10 best cruise secrets

Whether you’re a first-time cruiser or a seasoned pro, there’s always something new to discover on (and off) board a cruise. With so many choices, you won’t want to miss a minute of the action – or the relaxation – that a cruise has…

Travel insurance – All you need to know before boarding a plane!

Travel insurance – All you need to know before boarding a plane!

TRAVEL TIP: As soon as you pay your deposit for your trip, we strongly recommend you take out comprehensive travel insurance that covers CANCELLATION – even if your trip is months away. Many airline fares and trip deposits are non-refundable, and cancellation cover will…

Cook Islands – your travel guide.

Cook Islands – your travel guide.

Have you ever considered going to Raro for you next holiday??  Let’s find out a bit more about this lovely island destination: The 15 Cook Islands, formed by volcanic activity, are scattered across the south Pacific Ocean. These unspoilt Polynesian tropical gems have the…

All Tips n tricks for flying with children.

All Tips n tricks for flying with children.

  Gone are your carefree days of sipping a pre-flight rosé and slipping on an eye mask after takeoff. You are a parent now, and flying as a family can be a minefield of disasters from blowouts in babies to bazooka barfs in big kids. Whether…

New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority for travel to New Zealand (NZeTA) – for travel from 1 Oct 19

New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority for travel to New Zealand (NZeTA) – for travel from 1 Oct 19

The New Zealand Government has introduced a new travel requirement for some visitors and transit passengers. The New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority (NZeTA) is effective for travel from 01 October 2019. Please note customers who have a New Zealand or Australian passport, or hold…

South Africa Visa Free for KIWI’S – Confirmation from SA High Commission

South Africa Visa Free for KIWI’S – Confirmation from SA High Commission

Rome Bars McDonald’s From Opening Near Ancient Site

Rome Bars McDonald’s From Opening Near Ancient Site

By: Lyndsey Matthews 8.2.2019 Photo by Sorbis / Shutterstock.com There are currently more than 40 McDonald’s in the Italian capital. Mayor Virginia Raggi backed the decision by Italy’s culture ministry to keep the American fast-food chain from starting construction near the Baths of Caracalla. Rome is not lovin’…

The World’s Best Airlines of 2018

The World’s Best Airlines of 2018

Singapore Airlines is named the World’s Best Airline at the 2018 World Airline Awards, with Qatar Airways ranked 2nd and ANA in 3rd place at the Skytrax world airline awards. Why Skytrax awards? Skytrax awards are billed as the Oscars of air travel and is the…

Why are Airplane Windows Round?

Why are Airplane Windows Round?

  Through many years and brilliant breakthroughs in aerospace engineering—from our humble beginnings with unpowered gliders to massive airliners capable of bearing hundreds of passengers plus cargo—mankind has continually streamlined and improved the vessel aerodynamics that gift us the miracle of flight. Square windows…

How to get over your flight phobia

How to get over your flight phobia

If you have a fear of flying also referred to as flying phobia, flight phobia or aviophobia then we have the top 10 tips n tricks from all over the globe to keep your fear of flight under raps and get you exploring the world.  Your fear of flying is real and significant. (Flying goes against basic,…

Why the fog is my flight delayed?

Why the fog is my flight delayed?

Dude where’s my plane: Can you spot all 12 aircraft parked on the tarmac at foggy Brisbane Airport? Qantas gives us an insight into fog and flight delays as a result. Fog is a challenge for all airlines. It reduces visibility around airports, meaning pilots…

Do Cheap Airlines & On-line Booking Really Save You Money?

Do Cheap Airlines & On-line Booking Really Save You Money?

In my opinion, a good flight is one which goes up and down when and where it’s supposed to – after that, everything is extra. The last decades saw the growth of giant air travel corporations, and big budget airlines.  As air travel has taken a…