Travel blog – North America

Atlantic City

A First Timer's Guide to Atlantic City

Bursting with amusements and attractions, Atlantic City is a small resort town known for its casinos connected by the world’s longest boardwalk. While this location is known primarily for gambling, it...
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Tacos in California

The Best Things I Ate on a Californian Road Trip

When people asked me what I was most looking forward to on my Californian road trip, I felt like they expected me to say driving over San Francisco’s iconic Golden Gate Bridge, or taking in those epic...
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Adventure in Western Canada: Jasper & Banff

Having departed Vancouver two days prior, Alexandra Gregg continues her journey across Western Canada – keeping a keen eye out for bears in particular… The Rocky Mountaineer, en route from V...
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Rocky Mountaineer to Launch Revamped GoldLeaf Service

Picture this: you’re chugging through some of the richest mountain landscapes in the world, surrounded by delicious Canadian wine and a la carte cuisine, with the prospect of a possible bear, moose or...
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8 Reasons Maine Should Be on Your Bucket List

With 52 states to choose from, it’s hard to pick a favourite. That being said, Maine, in the north-east corner of North America, does have an awful lot going for it; a landscape that varies from cragg...
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The Best Movie Locations to Visit in the USA

Movie references are all over the USA. In fact, visiting certain places like New York or Los Angeles can often feel as if you’re stepping onto a real life movie set. And sometimes, you may just be! No...
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Top 10 Reasons to Book with Flight Centre

Whether you're thinking of booking a tailor-made holiday to Australia to mark that special occasion, a short break to Europe with your family, or a couples' beach Escape to the Maldives, our...
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Behind the Scenes of Canada's Rocky Mountaineer with Train Manager David Aboud

Traversing Western Canada - Vancouver, Banff, Jasper, Whistler, Quesnel - and now Seattle, Rocky Mountaineer offers one of...
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How to Live Like a Local in New York

Ticked off Central Park when you first visited New York? Is the Metropolitan Museum of Art as familiar to you as the Tate Modern here in London? Have you already been dazzled by the soul-stirring vist...
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How to Experience Bermuda on a Budget

This post originally appeared on Flight Centre Canada Britain’s oldest colony, Bermuda, is a land of pink sandy beaches, clear turquoise seas, and picturesque old colonial towns. Most people think it’...
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Discovering Riviera Maya: From Chichen Itza to Whale Sharks

I used to be scared of the ocean. There’s something about the big blue that is utterly paralysing – whether it be the vast open space that plunges into never-ending darkness, or the claustrophobia tha...
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The Rise of Celebrity Audio Tours

A huge part of visiting a new country is uncovering its history and culture through exhibitions, museums, and world heritage sites. It’s also where you’ll commonly find a large group of people walkin...
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