The Wondering Traveller

The Wondering Traveller

Exclusive Interview with Vicki Tollman, Director of the Red Carnation Hotels

    Of all the things to look forward to when staying at a Red Carnation Hotel, escapism stands out the most. You can find the group’s properties in some of the world’s most breathtaking settings: the shores of Lough Corrib in Ireland’s Mayo County, the South African Bush, or sandwiched by the waters of […]

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The Wondering Traveller

7 Books about travel that’ll get you off your couch and into the world.

  The need to travel can be an obsession. Once you’ve tasted it, it’s hard to snuff out the adventurous spark inside you, and sometimes, all that’s needed to turn that spark into a raging fire; is a good book about travel.  If you’re feeling the need to escape but have 10,000 reasons to keep […]

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The Wondering Traveller

Where to celebrate the Lunar New Year Festival in 2017

  Life can be good sometimes. Even though it’s only been a few weeks since we chased 2016 away, the Chinese Lunar New Year Festival, is already giving us another reason to get our party hats on again. And we’re not about to complain.  All around the world, people are getting ready to celebrate with […]

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The Concierge, The Wondering Traveller

5 Christmas Markets in Europe you can’t help but love

The Christmas cheer is here and nothing says it quite like a trip to a Christmas Market. Here’s our pick of our five favorite ones around Europe.    Prague – Czech Republic We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again, traveling to Prague is always a good idea and Christmas is no different. Covered […]

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Lifestyle, The Wondering Traveller

Hate the cold? Here’s 5 winter vacation destinations to escape to

  Winter can be a cold and bitter pill to swallow. No matter how good you look in a scarf and trench coat, and how tasty Pret a Manger’s soups can be… the novelty of it all wears off fast. There’s only so many dark mornings and icy rain falls you can endure before your […]

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