Adventures in Londonland: Day one – Selsdon Park Hotel

Oh the weather outside is frightful But the fire is so delightful And since we’ve no place to go Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!! In a cold freezing day like today I can’t stop thinking of the brief and wonderful experience I had in London, England last month. I had to take a few days off (instructed  by management I need to take vacation) so I decided to head to London for a few days and meet a fellow blogger (food blogger turned into personal guide for moi for the 5 days). I left Toronto on...

Welcome aboard, please fasten your seat belt and prepare for take off

Ladies and gentlemen welcome on board of Air Transat flight 522 to London. The runway is now cleared for take off. Please note the seat belt sign is now lit, so please ensure your belt is secured and your chair is in the upright position. Next stop: London As a travel agent I get the opportunity to have all the information I need regarding any airline or supplier out there. I am even up to date with any upgrade, improvements or new releases. This was the first time going to London (except the 4 hour layover I had a few years back which was just...

Travel agent: dead or alive?

We all enjoy traveling in one way or another. There is always a place that we love to escape to or that we choose to recharge our batteries in.  Some of us travel for adventure, others for discovery, others for relaxation, and others for fun. The list of reasons is endless, but what makes your vacation even better is a “no worries hassle free” time. So the big question is how do you book your vacation? Do you trust the internet, do you pick someone else’s brain who has been there and is able to give you some ideas, or...