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Deal Alert: Fly from the USA to Australia from $852 return with AirNZ

If like me you have always wanted to visit Australia, then Air New Zealand are currently running a limited-time sale on flights from the USA and Canada to the likes of Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane from just $852! But you have to be quick. The sale ends at midnight tonight pacific standard time. The flash sale […]

Inside the Star Alliance Lounge at LAX

I was fortunate enough to visit the Star Alliance Lounge within the Tom Bradley International Terminal at LAX. The $1.9 billion terminal opened in September 2013; and features a plethora of new and exciting retail and dining options; including an Umami Burger and the first Starbucks Evenings airport location on the West Coast. TBIT is […]

InFlight Retail: Is it really needed?

Inflight Retail or Onboard Duty Free is a little bit like marmite; you either love it or you can’t stand the thing. On this topic I feel I am slowly becoming the latter. Here’s why: I admit in the past when I’ve been travelling with my parents I have purchased the odd item, but at […]

JSB on Disney: Why solo trips are a lot of fun

I’m often asked if I mind ending up going to Disney alone, but the truth is I don’t. Roaming the parks solo can actually be quite a fun experience and is often how I’ve ended up meeting people whom I now call my best friends. Here are a few reasons why going to a Disney park on […]

Transferring between Gatwick and Heathrow Airports

Many international visitors flocking to Europe may book flights from their local airport to the UK and use it as a hub to connect to destinations all over the continent. They book their flights online with the airline or through third-party sites like Expedia; but don’t realise they need to transfer to different London airport […]

Booking a Flight – Hints and Tips

Noawadays there are many different methods on how to book your flight. You could do it online, by the phone, on an app or even in person with the airline in question. Alternatively you may choose to book your trip through an online travel agent (OTA), tour operator or travel agent / professional. Today’s post […]

Review: The Ivy Beverly Hills

Introduction If you’re visiting Beverly Hills and are thinking of somewhere to grab a meal with friends, family or your loved ones – then today’s post might be for you. I had the opportunity to dine at the prestigious “The Ivy” in Beverly Hills and thought I’d share my review with you. Before I delve any […]

BA unveils biggest ever summer schedule at Gatwick for a decade

Today British Airways have unveiled what is set to be their biggest ever summer schedule at London Gatwick in almost ten years; which is incredibly exciting news for the UK carrier and the West Sussex airport. Last year saw BA operate an average of one thousand flights per week. This year will see British Airways […]

Review: Big Thunder Mountain at Disneyland Paris

If you are looking to experience the thrill of stepping onto a runaway mine train, then Big Thunder Mountain should be on your list of must-do attractions at Disneyland Paris. So hold on to those hats and glasses! Dubbed “the wildest ride in the wilderness”, Big Thunder Mountain is a roller-coaster type ride that can […]

A look back on 2017

They say as you get older time seems to go faster. I can honestly say this is true. It feels like only a short time ago I was writing about welcoming the New Year and now we are here again. 2017 has been a year of change and challenge for most of us. The aviation […]

Photo of the week: Buena Vista Street during the holidays

Today’s photo of the week is of Buena Vista Street at Disney California Adventure park. Decked out for the holiday season which began in November and runs until early January, Carthay Circle Theatre (home to the Carthay Circle Restaurant and Lounge) is an icon on Buena Vista Street at the theme park. It is a […]

Hotel Review: Westin South Coast Plaza

During a recent trip to Southern California, I opted to stay at the Westin South Coast Plaza; a 4-star hotel which is located directly across the street from the South Coast Plaza shopping mall. It’s even connected by a pedestrian bridge, so you don’t have to negotiate crossing the busy street. The Westin South Coast […]