Beautiful Barbados

Colony Club by Elegant Hotels in Barbados is a hotel like no other; from the welcome rum punch to the complementary water sports the hotel has everything needed for a relaxing but fun filled holiday. Having as a family, always

Treasures of Iran 

As seasoned travellers, we were looking for somewhere a bit different to explore this year.  Iran immediately sprang to mind as we had heard rave reviews from people who had already been there.  ‘The most beautiful and friendly place we’ve

Amakhosi Safari Lodge

Amakhosi Safari Lodge was about four and a half hours drive from Durban, where we had been staying with relatives. They make it easy for you though. The lodge sent an air-conditioned car to pick us up as part of

New York State Of Mind

New York has been on our wish list, bucket list and playlist for too long, so we finally made a 5 day trip there to coincide with a significant birthday, including a once-in-a-lifetime visit to Flushing Meadow to see the

Exclusive All Inclusive

Sandra knows us well now, so finding a summer family holiday to meet our needs was a challenge.  We don’t like too much heat and we like to have something to do beyond beach and pool, but at the same

The Barbados Experience

The diary of a Virgin Educational from an experienced traveller new to the industry. Day 1 My flight with Virgin departed at 10:40 am and so I decided to stay over at Gatwick airport the night before rather than chance

Incredible China

I recently returned from an amazing trip in China.  We booked the holiday with Sandra and Dave from Andara Travel.  They presented us with a number of options covering different itineraries and areas of China.  We decided on the China

China by numbers

7 flights, 6 airports, 5 hotels, 4 shows, 3 tour guides, 2 systems, 1 country We planned a family holiday of a lifetime about 12 months ago after a decade of children-friendly summer breaks in Europe, inspired by our son