It should be on everyone’s bucket list: for rafting the Tahune is something everyone should do at least once.
A disaster avoided, and this antarctic cruise just ploughs on with good luck and freezing temperatures. But the ship is cosy – very cosy!
One of the hardest pieces I’ve had to write. Because my puny words just can’t do this incredible place justice. You will have to see it for yourself.
Freshfield Grove olive oil from Tasmania delivers a burst of peppery sunshine on the tongue that reminds you just how good this is.
Penguins play, seals stink, and ice bergs floweth high and deep. Life on and outside the ship is always very interesting.
We find more amazing palaces, suffer awful food still, but the music plays on, as do the taxi rorts and cattle trucks disguised as buses.
The Hunter Valley has wonderful wine, food, and spectacular vistas. And the accommodation isn’t too shabby either…
Monsters are as monsters do, and they need a firm hand. Executive chef André Kropp has big skills and a firm hand. Double whammy.
Crazy mardi gras, music that never stops, and still awful food almost everywhere except for one very high point…
Cuba sometimes delights, and always surprises. And in spite of obvious grinding poverty everywhere, the Cubans seem as happy as clams. We could take note.