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Catriona’s Bucket List – Journeys to Come Radio Show

by Saturday, October 15, 2016

This week on the Journeys to Come radio show Catriona shared her top 5 Bucket List destinations. Here's a run down of the stories Catriona covered. Catriona's Bucket List Destinations Cuba Ningaloo - Whale Shark Swimming Egypt Gallery Lafayette - Paris Japan Discover Japan Guest Traveller: Adam Burke, Journey Designer for Japan, Scenic To give us an idea of where the ...

Cairns Wildlife Safari

by Monday, October 19, 2015

I'm probably one of very few people who can claim to having breakfast with fifteen lions. I didn’t have to take a long fight to Africa – in fact I went to a most unlikely destination. Far North Queensland! The Wildlife Safari Reserve is in Koah, a 40 minute drive west of Cairns. It’s home to lions, ...

Shamu, San Diego

by Friday, October 30, 2015

San Diego is California’s second largest city. It has a population of just 1.2 million and shares a border with Tijuana. The two cities grew together during the 1880s land boom. Visitors get a buzz out of visiting two countries in one day, particularly as the contrast between the them is like chalk and cheese. San Diego is a good comfortable city to explore. It has a beautiful coastline with loads of beaches to be enjoyed in a near-perfect climate. Downtown streets are in grid form and the main road, Broadway, runs from the waterfront through the middle of town. The massive Horton Plaza is the centrepiece of the city’s urban development, and the renovated Gaslamp Quarter is the place to go for ambience and entertainment.