Catriona's Favourites


Comfort Sleep Mask

Get some quality shut-eye during those long haul flights, and during the stopover!… Kathmandu’s Comfort Sleep Mask features a soft fleece outer, it’s padded for comfort and has ergonomically placed eye walls to reduce pressure on eyes, plus the nose bridge helps block out light. It’s a simple, well-known travel companion, but the design makes the world of difference! A sleep...
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones

Travel within your own world with Bose QuietComfort 25 Acoustic Noise Cancelling Headphones – a travellers dream. They are lightweight and designed for all-day (or night) wear and have a tangle-resistant cord! Thank heavens. Once you place these headphones on, all outside noise will quietly fade away as you go into your own little zen. A must-have travel item for peace, quiet and...

From Russia With Love

by Thursday, October 20, 2016

Catriona recently visited a country that has long been on her bucket list ... RUSSIA. Here are some highlights from her incredible  journey... Little Red Riding Hood has made it to Red Square! It's quite surreal being in front of a structure you've grown up seeing images of - in the flesh, it's immaculate like it's straight out of Disneyland. ...

Seine River Cruise III

by Wednesday, October 21, 2015

My Mum (Heather) and I were loving every minute of our Scenic Tours all-inclusive luxury ‘Gems of the Seine’ River Cruise. We began our journey by discovering amazing parts of Paris on foot with a Scenic Guide. From there it was on to Rouen where Joan of Arc met her demise. Then to Normandy where we paid our ...

Seine River Cruise II

by Wednesday, October 21, 2015

The first leg of our Scenic Tours Seine River Cruise was enthralling. We settled into Scenic’s Space-Ship, the newest and most sophisticated passenger ship on the river, and after spending glorious time in Paris, we cruised north-west to Normandy before an emotional visit to the Somme Battlefields. On board the luxurious Space-Ship, we cruised our way to ...

Seine River Cruise

by Monday, October 17, 2016

Shopping in Paris (in particular, the incredible Galleries Lafayette) and visiting Normandy in France (for it's cheese, Chanel, culture and history) have to be added to your France bucket list, and a Seine river cruise is the perfect way to sample a little bit of everything this gorgeous country has to offer ... Part 1 of ...