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Debbie and I love to travel. Together we have been to various place in the UK, Europe and the USA on vacation.

I lived in the USA for 15 years prior to returning to the UK in 2009, and previously lived in New Zealand for 9 months back in 1987-88. I have also been to a number of countries in Central & South America for work, as well as the Caribbean, Kenya and Papua New Guinea.

We both have the travel bug, and here are some recollections about the places that we have visited.

Hollywood Beach Condo just feet from the pool and 100 yards from Hollywood Beach

Tony and Debbie’s Florida Vacation – Part One

This is the story of our vacation in Hollywood, Florida, which was a trip to see my two daughters, who I had not seen for 18 months because we had to cancel our plans to travel last Christmas due to Debbie not being well. The Outbound Journey Since our flight left London […]

Save on UK Hotels over Christmas and New Year with Asda Travel

Why not make your Christmas break one to remember and escape the usual stress with a relaxing Christmas Break in the UK. ASDA Travel has some great hotel breaks available – did you know that ASDA has great prices on travel as well as store products? If you just want to finish your Christmas shopping or visit a Christmas market, or even if you’re just looking for the perfect place to put your head down on New Years Eve, let ASDA Travel find the perfect place for you at the perfect price.

Holiday, Boxing Day, New Year & Winter Flights Sale at

CheapOair has announced Super Savings on all Holiday, Boxing Day, New Year & Winter flights. Use coupon codes HOLIDAY10 & WINTER10 when you checkout on their site to save up to $25 on every booking. CheapOair has some amazing bargain flights departing from and going to most World Destinations.

Keeping In Touch Doesn’t Have To Be Costly

With Christmas fast approaching, and if you live in the USA, Thanksgiving even closer at hand, don’t forget to call those members of your family, or good friends who live abroad over the holiday season. A card only says so much, but a phone call says a whole lot more, and you can make somebody’s day just by giving them a call.

How Do You Fancy Going On A Cruise?

Lots of people enjoy cruising, with many taking at least one cruise a year, because they enjoy life aboard ship so much. There is so much to do on board a cruise ship, from the fine dining and all you can eat buffets, to the unlimited drinks, on board casino, and of course the shows and entertainment. But maybe you are like me and haven’t experienced a cruise yet. If so, take a look at these short video clips, and if you have been thinking about whether to take a cruise or not, see if these change your mind.

What’s Going On In Bournemouth

This is a good resource for details of Bournemouth and what is happening in this seaside town in Dorset on the south coast of England. Find details of local news, football updates on The Cherries, speedway updates on Poole Pirates, local restaurant reviews, nightlife and concerts, places to visit and more.