Posts Tagged ‘ desert ’

The dark side of Dubai

Nov 28th, 2018 | By

There’s another side to the City of Gold says Kaye Holland



Red hot Chile

May 11th, 2016 | By

Chile is poised to take centre stage in South America after decades of playing catch up with its neighbours. Explore before you have to share it, says Kaye Holland



Notes from a traveller: part five (continued)

Apr 29th, 2015 | By

Kaye’s travels have taken her to Chile. Read the latest on her South American adventures here



Where the experts holiday: Sean Conway, endurance adventurer

Feb 11th, 2014 | By

Sean Conway became the first person to swim the length of Great Britain, from Land’s End to John O’Groats – via Ireland. Conway left west Cornwall on 30 June 2013. 135 days and 900 miles later, the 32 year-old reached the Caithness coast. He talks to Just About Travel about his experiences in South Africa, Spain and his aversion to sunshine



Dubai dreams

Dec 3rd, 2013 | By

Kaye Holland is dazzled by the kingdom of bling, which last week won the right to host the World Expo 2020



Las Vegas: the low-down

Sep 25th, 2013 | By

Las Vegas is awash with new openings from the state of the art hotels to sleek restaurants and hip clubs. Kaye Holland soaks up the heady buzz



Abu Dhabi sizzles

Mar 5th, 2012 | By

have read a slew of articles recently on how Abu Dhabi – the UAE’s richest emirate – is about to emerge as a world class centre for the arts, culture and sport. The Abu Dhabi Festival kicks off next week (March 11) and will see Simon Russell Beale perform at the Royal Opera House while Michelin starred chef, Gary Rhodes, is set to open Rhodes 44 at the St Regis Abu Dhabi.



Whetting your appetite for Paraguay

Feb 22nd, 2012 | By

Times are hard, money is tight and credit is in short supply. But life is short too, so don’t pass up Paraguay. Frederic reports on one of South America’s best kept secrets



Las Vegas low-down

Dec 15th, 2011 | By

Wondering where to ring in the New Year? Look no further than Las Vegas….



Notes from Namibia: part seven

Nov 21st, 2011 | By

When it comes to fabulous weather and wildlife, there is nowhere like Namibia, says Adrienne. Here she shares her notes from Namibia – arguably Africa at its most authentic – exclusively with CD-Traveller readers. Today: Into the desert