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Why seasonal overlays for attractions will become the norm

For many years the beloved “it’s a small world” attraction at Disneyland Park has undergone a magical transformation during the holidays to become a seasonal favourite. “it’s a small world holiday” has been delighting guests from around the world since 1997, taking them on “the happiest cruise that ever sailed” whilst experiencing how different cultures […]

Indulge in Style this Winter in Costa Mesa

This Winter, Travel Costa Mesa are offering a spectacular package for those wishing to visit the heart of Orange County. Known as the City of the Arts, Costa Mesa is home to South Coast Plaza – the largest shopping destination on the West Coast of America. I’ve been visiting South Coast Plaza for quite a few years during […]

Hotel Review: Malmaison Brighton

Malmaison = “Bad House” Background Located within the bustling Brighton Marina complex, Malmaison Brighton is a chic boutique-style hotel which offers views over the harbour or towards the inner-marina. Part of the elusive Frasers Hospitality Group, there are 15 Malmaison properties across the UK which also includes other major cities such as Newcastle, Liverpool, Glasgow, […]

Air New Zealand’s Cyber Monday Offers (US + Canada)

The biggest day for online shopping has finally arrived, Happy Cyber Monday everyone! Today I’d like to share with you some great deals from Air New Zealand for travel originating in the United States or Canada. For UK offers, check out my Black Friday post here. US SALE PRICES* USA – New Zealand, Australia and […]

Air New Zealand’s Black Friday Deals

Happy Thanksgiving Everyone! Black Friday is literally just hours away! Air New Zealand have unveiled some fantastic offers which will be available on the day, so read on to find out just what they are! Black Friday has become incredibly popular this side of the Atlantic over recent years and lot’s of airlines and jumping […]

Photo of the week: Doughnuts at 30,000ft!

Doughnuts. Who doesn’t love a light and fluffy sweet snack as a little pick-me up every now and then? Well, if you happen to be flying with Air New Zealand from London to LA in their award-winning Premium Economy or Business Premier cabins; then you’ll be able to enjoy the delights of eating delicious doughnuts at […]

Is it time to ditch the scones on flights?

For many years, passengers flying with many airlines from the United Kingdom to a far away destination have been able to experience the delightful treat which is Afternoon Tea. Whether sitting in Economy or in First Class, airlines used to offer sandwiches and scones to every passenger. But now those times have changed. As several […]

My top three Mickey Mouse-shaped snacks at Disney Parks

A trip to Disney isn’t just for the attractions, shows and the ability to escape from reality of a while. It’s also about the food! If you didn’t know, the Disney Parks around the world are known for serving up delicious food and drink. From the humble Churro to the famed Monte Cristo Sandwich at […]

Video: British Airways Explains How an Evacuation Slide Works

Whether you are a seasoned traveller like me or someone who is new to flying, the chances are you have often wondered how the huge inflatable slides fitted to commercial aircraft work. Recently British Airways released a behind-the-scenes video which provides access to routine tests on some of the evacuation slides found on board its […]

Dining Review: Walt’s – An American Restaurant at Disneyland Paris

A trip to Disneyland Paris doesn’t just have to be about enjoying the attractions, shows and meeting the characters; a lot of guests enjoy the various dining options available inside and around the theme parks. Today I’d like to share a short review of Walt’s – An American Restaurant. Location Located within Disneyland Park along […]

Celebrate Mickey Mouse’s Birthday This November

On November 18 1928, Mickey Mouse made his debut in “Steamboat Willie”. In celebration of his upcoming birthday, the world famous character will be embarking on an exciting tour, along with special events taking place at Disney Parks across the world. Let’s have a look what’s in store and how you can get involved in […]

My Experience of Global Entry

I recently took the plunge and signed up to Global Entry, a programme which was created by the U.S. Government that gives pre-approved clearance to low-risk travellers entering the country. Basically, you are expedited through immigration and customers, which we all know can take quite a while at airports like JFK, MIA and LAX to name a […]