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British Airways Concorde plane
Travel tales

On board Concorde: A tour of an aviation legend

Engineering marvel, design icon, synonym for luxury – Concorde is the supersonic plane that made the world a smaller place. She was built as a joint project between Britain and France, and gets her name from the French word…

The travel clinic: Flights edition
Guides

The travel advice clinic: Flights edition

Welcome to the second edition of my travel clinic, where I share advice I’ve picked up over years of planning trips. These are the tips and tricks that I use to keep costs down and make my travel life…

View from a helicopter trip to Mount Cook, South Island, New Zealand
Travel tales

Flying high: Mount Cook by helicopter

Despite being a travel obsessive, I’m not the biggest fan of flying. But that wasn’t going to stop me from embracing a bit of New Zealand’s famous adventurous spirit while I was out there. Bungee jumping was a step…