Every month the handbook features pictures of the local area on the front cover as well as photographs on behalf of Cresta World Travel’s Travellers Tales.We are always on the lookout for contributions from our readers, whether they be photographs taken of the local area or your holiday.
Some views you can never tire of and the one from my veranda overlooking Castara Bay, on Tobago’s west coast, is among them. In the hazy afternoon heat, fishermen reel nets onto the golden sand, selling their catch straight from… Continue reading
A short flight from Buenos Aires takes you to Bariloche- known as The Argentine Lake District. It has a very alpine feel – with snowy peaks and beautiful clear lakes. It is the prefect destination for adventure lovers, with hiking… Continue reading
I recently returned from a wonderful trip to Argentina. This was a new destination for me so I was very excited to be visiting the country.
We started the trip in the capital – Buenos Aires. This is a large… Continue reading
I first arrived on Ibiza in the early hours of the morning to people still dancing the night away and a bottle of the local beer was 25 pesetas, my immediate thought was this was going to be a… Continue reading
Following a career in the Civil Service, I asked myself what would I like to do next?
With a passion for travel, a career in the travel industry seemed to be the obvious answer.
That was over 20 years ago,… Continue reading
We visited Sri Lanka and the Maldives in January this year, flying from Manchester on Emirates Airlines via Dubai to Colombo and then on to Malé.
Sri Lanka is a beautiful and fascinating country with so many interesting sights to… Continue reading
Lying off the west coast of mainland Greece, Kefalonia – the largest of the Ionian islands – is blessed with glorious sunshine, beautiful beaches with picturesque coves and a relaxed, informal atmosphere.
Kefalonia has carefully resisted the onset of mass… Continue reading
Introducing our newest member at Cresta World Travel – Cat Mayor
I have worked in the travel industry for 26 years. The first half of my career was based locally for a multiple Travel Agent gaining a wealth of knowledge… Continue reading
This is Burma,’ wrote Rudyard Kipling. ‘It is quite unlike any place you know about.’
Amazingly, over a century later, Myanmar retains the power to surprise and delight even the most travelled of travellers. Yangon is no longer the capital… Continue reading
On arrival into Dubai the first thing you notice is the glitz and glamour! Everything is taller, bigger and more ostentatious. Dubai is the playground of the Middle East.
I chose to stay on Jumeriah Beach, where 5 star elegant hotels dominate the picturesque man-made… Continue reading