Posts Tagged ‘ Alaska ’

Saturday snippets: 4th November 2017

Nov 4th, 2017 | By

A seal appeared on an Alaskan runway and the runway at Mykonos will be closed for repairs soon. As well as those stories Adrian ponders about who should receive fines when our personal data is hacked and congratulates Hastings Pier on winning the Stirling prize.



Saturday snippets: March 25th 2017

Mar 25th, 2017 | By

Next week, Alaska celebrates 150 years as being part of the US. India and Vietnam celebrate more British visitors and Glaswegians celebrate a new way to pay for their travel tickets!



Saturday snippets: 25th of June 2016

Jun 25th, 2016 | By

Has Brexit been over- estimated by the travel industry? Adrian hardly mentions the subject concentrating on the Qantas competition to Sydney, The World Eskimo Olympic Games and National Tom Sawyer Day



If only the money we paid…

Apr 14th, 2016 | By

Wouldn’t it be interesting if we had a law over here that said that money raised by certain taxes could only be used in support of that industry which was taxed?



Where the experts holiday: Sue Aikens from Life Below Zero

Jan 25th, 2016 | By

Sue Aiken – one of the stars of the gritty reality-doc, ‘Life Below Zero’ which follows seven people who live in the wilderness of Alaska, hundreds of miles from civilisation – shares her travel stories and experiences with Just About Travel readers



Where the experts holiday: Sarah Alderson, author of Can We Live Here?

Aug 26th, 2015 | By

Travel author Sarah Alderson- who confesses to missing coconuts and sunshine – shares her travel highs and lows with Just About Travel readers



Notes from a traveller: part nine (continued)

Jun 23rd, 2015 | By

Kaye’s itchy feet have taken her to Hawaii. Read the latest instalment of her ‘Notes from a traveller series’, only on Just About Travel



Anchorage celebrates

Apr 7th, 2015 | By

To celebrate the centenary, Anchorage is hosting a whole host of events throughout the year.



Where the experts holiday: Stacy Shade, specialist at Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau


Dec 1st, 2014 | By

Stacy Shade, a specialist at the Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau
, talks travel



Where the experts holiday: Stuart Bartman, Karibu Safari

Jul 8th, 2014 | By

Karibu Safari’s Stuart Bartman on polar bears and the beauty of Botswana



Where the experts holiday: Jo Bradshaw, expedition leader and outdoor instructor

May 4th, 2014 | By

Freelance expedition leader and outdoor instructor, Jo Bradshaw, has led horse-back expeditions over the Andes, and on foot in Africa, China, and the Himalayas. Here the adventurer reveals her love for Argentina and why Ama Dablam is on her wish list



Where the experts holiday: Lewis Clarke, Antartic adventurer

Mar 21st, 2014 | By

The youngest person to ski to the South Pole on Alaska, adventure, Croatia and camping in Cumbria



Where the experts’ holiday: Richard Harpham, kayaker and adventurer

Feb 21st, 2014 | By

Richard Harpham – one half of the leadership of the Big 5 Kayak Challenge, a small team taking on five distinct and unique expeditions, paddling some of the most challenging water on the planet – talks travel



Into the Denali

May 24th, 2013 | By

Remember the weather yesterday? It’s going to be similar today. Cold. Which seems a very unfair way of introducing a destination that you only ever think of as cold – Alaska. Yet the US state has an appeal of its own that’s completely unlike any other part of the country.



What’s hot

Mar 23rd, 2010 | By

Whether you’re staycation-ing or vacationing, CD Traveller tells you what’s happening in the travel world



Travel talk: where the experts holiday

Feb 1st, 2010 | By

Chris Thompson, chief operating officer at Visit Florida, speaks to CD Traveller about the sunshine state, skiing and safaris