Category: Destinations

Calais Calling

Gruff French sailors and frilly lace. An unlikely mix to be sure, but those are apparently the two main exports of Calais, France — a major port in the north overlooking the Straight of Dover. There’s much more to this…

Cave Diving in Mauritius

A holiday in Mauritius calls up images of softly waving palm trees, lazy days lying on the white sandy beaches while the tranquil sea sends white-tipped wavelets washing over the shells on the edge of the shore, while polite and…

Get Shopping Mad in Kuala Lumpur

If shopping is part of your DNA, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, has the ticket to keep the blood flowing and your color high. You can shop all day and not make a dent, except in your wallet. Mid Valley Megamall You…

Funky Airport Bars

I have a confession to make — I like a nice stiff one. A drink that is. (Oh you dirty minded soul you.) When it’s time to call it a day, since I’m usually at the airport, the call of…

5 Things You Shouldn’t Do On a Plane

It happens to everyone at some point: you can be sitting on a plane, perhaps trying to read, watch a movie, or get some sleep but there’s just one little thing that’s bugging you and stopping you from relaxing fully…