The American tipping culture is beyond a joke!

The USA tipping culture is becoming beyond a joke and the Americans are causing the problem!! Let me start with the definition of gratuity. The definition of gratuity is a sum of money given to someone who provides a good service or a favour as a way to show graciousness or thankfulness.  I have just returned from a three-week…

Zermatt -A magical city with great skiing and amazing backdrops..

Zermatt is one of the most famous and exclusive ski resorts of the world – for a good reason. The Matterhorn is the world’s most photographed mountain. As you will probably already know, the Matterhorn is also the logo for Paramount films. The town is quaint and magical with 5 star hotels and an array of good…

Malaysian Airlines- Dry lounge, dry flights, yet high prices.

Malaysian Airlines- what a nightmare I flew Malaysian Airways from Kuala Lumpa to Langkawi and from Kuala Lumpa to Singapore. It was my first time flying Malaysian Airlines and was put of in the past due to the incident when a Plane went missing the other year. It was a nightmare for me to be…

Siobhan’s top travelling tips for 2018.

My top travelling tips and ways to save you money on your holidays in 2018 are listed below. Always book your vacation and travel through a respected travel agent or branded hotel as if something goes wrong throughout your stay you have more leverage getting compensated. Always join newsletters of your favourite travel company airline…

Langkawi and the St Regis hotel

Langkawi Maylasia and the St Regis hotel. I was staying at the St Regis Langkawi and had organised a luxury car for my airport pick up. On arrival at the airport after collecting my baggage, I saw the St Regis representative, he welcomed us then started to escort us and the luggage to our car….

Las Vegas: Sin city for sure, but also fabulous architecture.

 It was  my first time to Las Vegas and after going I will probably not return.  I stayed at the “Trump Towers” as I did not want to stay at a hotel that was connected to a casino. I wanted to escape the gambling and club scene at the end of each evening and return to some form…

American Airlines- First Class, Average at best !!!

I think the recent Emirates Airline TV advert with Jennifer Aniston starring in the main role just about sums up the drawbacks of American Airlines. Lol. I fly American Airlines First Class very often for US domestic flights only. After seeing how bad the customer service is on board American Airline flights I now understand…