Historic liners sail into Liverpool to help revive the Mersey beat

On May 25th, three vast Cunard ships will assemble to mark the start of seven weeks of cultural events highlighting an exciting era for a port city firmly on the way up

Vancouver – Best budget beach hotels

The top 10 beach hotels and hostels in British Columbia including Vancouver, Vancouver Island, and Haida Gwaii http://www.theguardian.com/travel/2014/jun/25/top-10-budget-beach-hotels-hostels-vancouver-british-columbia

Turks and Caicos Islands, Grand Turk

Cockburn Town is the capital of the Turks and Caicos Islands. The capital is found on Grand Turk, the easternmost island of the group. If you head eastwards from Grand Turk the next land you will see is the continent of Africa. Cockburn Town is a very relaxed place. There are some modern buildings andContinue reading “Turks and Caicos Islands, Grand Turk”

Nassau, The Bahamas

Nassau is the capital of The Bahamas and is found on the island of New Providence. Today, April 25th 2014 there were five large cruise ships in the harbour and the main shopping thoroughfare, Bay Street, was packed with passengers looking for bargains in the various duty free shops on this street. Once you movedContinue reading “Nassau, The Bahamas”

Queen Elizabeth Botanical Gardens, Grand Cayman

Despite what you might be told at the tourist information you can catch the bus from the station on Edward Street in Georgetown to the Queen Elizabeth II Gardens in the Eastern Districts. It is five Cayman Island dollars in each direction and the journey takes between 30 and 40 minutes depending on various factorsContinue reading “Queen Elizabeth Botanical Gardens, Grand Cayman”