The Grey Traveller is looking forward to a trip sailing down the Irrawaddy from Mandalay to Bagan in Myanmar via Chiang Mai in Thailand. Number one priority on my packing list is Moskito Guard…..why? I’m likely to visit national parks in Thailand where there will be bugs and insects. Travelling through rural areas and on water in […]
What is your travel strategy that enables you to travel instead of ‘work’? When does giving up your existing life to travel become possible? I do know of people that have done this…. they tend to be couples, often more mature and usually with something to sell e.g. a house. Others rent out their home to provide a […]
The most outstanding funnel that I can think of on my travels is that of the Queen Mary in Long Beach California. This grand old lady of the ocean was one of my ‘most unusual stays‘ on a US road trip four years ago. Just a one night stay but a promise I had made to […]
Seville is photogenic, here are some of my favourite pictures. If you want to know more please comment below!
This itinerary assumes you are staying in central Seville such as the old city (Santa Cruz neighbourhood) and that you are happy to walk. Head west to the outskirts of the tourist map to see what is left of the old city wall, there are orange trees and tapas bars in the area if you […]
Checked in online two days pre flight and was able to print boarding passes for both out and inbound flights. On arrival at North Terminal we were surprised to find an automated baggage drop……. it was easy, it was efficient, it was EasyJet An easy to use system with a touch screen leading you through the […]
Pros Early boarding so able to find space in overhead locker. Close to toilets. First for service on food and drink. First for service on duty free goods. Plenty of leg room. Easy to get up from seat and move around. Cons Pay extra. Next to door so can be draughty and cold whilst passengers […]