Journeys To Come Address Book: Xmas Guide

by Saturday, November 26, 2016

Yes, it’s true, it’s now officially less than one month till the jolly man makes an appearance in your chimney! So if you’d like, dust off the Xmas decorations, pin up the stockings and start munching on those chocolate covered nuts and sultanas!

Today’s Journeys To Come radio show is all about inspiring you for the upcoming Xmas holidays and we have some fabulous guests to chat with, connect with them below…

Interview

Mate Herceg, Executive Chef at The Hydro Majestic

The Hydro Majestic is the iconic historical hotel stretching 1.1km along the escarpment edge of the spectacular World Heritage-listed Blue Mountains, overlooking the picturesque Megalong Valley. Mate was named regional Chef of the Year at the 2016 Tourism Accommodation Australia (NSW) Awards and tells us why we should spend this Xmas in the beautiful Blue Mountains.

Website: hydromajestic.com.au

Phone: (02) 4782-6885

Facebook: facebook.com/HydroMajestic/

Instagram: @hydrobluemountains

 

Interview

Jane Lawson, Travel Writer and Author of Tokyo Style Guide

Ever dreamt of a Tokyo Christmas? Jane will convince you to book your tickets now! It really is the best time of the year to visit this gorgeous capital city…

Instagram: @janelawsonfood

Twitter: @janelawsonfood

Facebook: facebook.com/zenbutours

Email: janelawsonfood@bigpond.com.au

Book: Buy it here

 

Tokyo

 

Interview

Nat Kirby, Manager Merimbula Tourism Inc.

Merimbula has a fantastic climate, pristine beaches and abundant natural beauty and is an ideal location for your next family holiday. Nat Kirby tells us more about the jewel of the Sapphire Coast.

Website: merimbulatourism.com.au

Email: admin@merimbulatourism.com.au

Phone: 1800 150 457

Guest Traveller

Sophie Baker, PR Queen & Founder and director of Wanderlust Union

Chatting about the AMAZING Giraffe Manor, a luxury lodge and sanctuary for the endangered Rothchild giraffe in East Africa.

Sophie

Website: wanderlustunion.com.au

Email:  hello@wanderlustunion.com.au

Instagram: @wanderlust_union

Twitter: @wanderlustunion


Giraffe Manor

Website: thesafaricollection.com/properties/giraffe-manor/

Email: info@thesafaricollection.com

Instagram: #giraffemanor

Facebook: facebook.com/GiraffeManor

 

 

Interview

Justin King, General Manager of Saffire Freycinet

Saffire Freycinet is a stunning eco-friendly, award winning hotel on Tasmania’s Freycinet Peninsula, 2.5 hours drive from Hobart.

It’s in beautiful isolation, only surrounded by luscious greenery, mountains and the sea. True bliss (and a great stocking-filler!)

Website: saffire-freycinet.com.au

Email: stay@saffire-freycinet.com.au

Phone: 03 6256 7888

Facebook: facebook.com/SaffireTasmania

Instagram: @saffirefreycinet

 

Justin King

 

Coming up on Getaway

Tune into Channel 9 @ 730pm AEDT on Thursdays to see more of Catriona’s travels…

Next week, Catriona heads to Portugal and she did it on a luxury 10-night Scenic cruise along the Douro River.


Catriona’s Favourite Things (stocking filler alert!)

Bondi Wash

This is a wonderful Aussie brand, that subtly fills your home with the scents of the Australian Bush and it’s what Catriona will be sending to homesick friends overseas.

Website: bondiwash.com.au

Email: hello@bondiwash.com.au

Phone: (02) 9365 5609

Facebook: facebook.com/bondiwash

Instagram: @bondiwash

 

Bondi Wash

 

Interview

Livinia Nixon, Channel Nine Presenter

We chat with Livinia about the wonderful Christmas markets of Germany.

Website: livinianixon.com.au

Instagram: @lnixon9

Twitter: twitter.com/LNixon9

Facebook: facebook.com/LNixon9

 

Journeys To Come Radio

Tune into 2UE Talking Lifestyle every Saturday 2-4pm to chat with Catriona about all things travel!

Listen to 2UE in Sydney or stream the show live at talkinglifestyle.com.au if you’re located around the rest of Aust or abroad.

Call 13 12 83.

 

Xmas Guide