Meet a Pilot: Philip Lunn, Aviator and Artist

Having previously featured a couple of members of our immediate vtravelled community, we thought we’d widen the net and introduce someone at the very heart of the Virgin Atlantic experience. As a long-haul pilot with VA, Philip Lunn is responsible for getting us all where … Continue reading
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New York: A Sideways Bite of The Big Apple

You may remember a while ago we ran a competition for a place on an exclusive press trip to New York with Virgin Atlantic. The running was eventually whittled down to five influential bloggers whose interests ranged from design and photography to childrearing, from fashion … Continue reading
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Beyond Boston: The Best of Massachusetts

Following on from her previous post on her Boston hometown, Melanie Nayer – writer and hotels correspondent for the Boston Globe – offers some insider information on the best places to stay outside of the city, deep in the gorgeous Massachusetts countryside… “While tourists converge … Continue reading
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To Boston and Beyond…

The historic heart of Massachusetts, the Cradle of Liberty; Boston is one of the USA’s great cities. Culture vultures, shopaholics, foodies”¦whatever kind of traveller you are, you can get your fix, served all-American style, here. The city’s surrounding areas are also a source of natural … Continue reading
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South Africa: Up-Close Animal Encounters

It’s no secret that South Africa is a wildlife watcher’s utopia. The northern savannah accommodates the Big Five in abundance, the oceans teem with whales, sharks and dolphins and the birdlife from Cape Point to the Kalahari could keep twitchers occupied for years. But for … Continue reading
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South Africa: Encounters in Wildlife Wonderland

We recently posted a piece on the ultimate Animal Adventures, featuring some of the most exciting and interesting encounters across four continents. But if you want to get your fill of wildlife wonder in one trip, there’s probably no better place than South Africa. Home … Continue reading
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How To Sail Around The Caribbean

Onboard chef and accomplished sailor Ayla Lewis follows yesterday’s post on sailing around the Caribbean with a beginner’s guide to chartering your own boat for the ultimate holiday adventure. “In an archipelago famed for its world-class sailing, there’s no shortage of opportunities for even the … Continue reading
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