Airline News – July / August 2012

Thinking of travelling in the Iberian Peninsula?   SATA Internacional Airlines has announced a destination expansion to Spain in conjunction with their code-share partner TAP Portugal Airlines.   Effective immediately you’ll find your travel agent can offer access to more places in Spain.   In addition to cities currently offered such as Madrid, Barcelona and … Read more

Top 10 Beach Boardwalks

Here at TTS we meet and correspond with lots of avid travellers.  And we’ve found, over the years, that many have ‘lists’.  Of course, the ultimate is “to visit every country in the world”(not an easy task as the official number is unclear and many destinations, sadly, unsafe).  No less ambitious was a mature British … Read more

On the Great Wall of China

On the Trans-Siberian-Mongolian Railway – One of the World’s Great Train Journeys!

story  and  photos  by  John  and  Doreen  Berg A dream and a desire led to a discussion and soon the discussion turned to a decision.  And the decision was to undertake the legendary Trans-Siberian-Mongolian train journey from St. Petersburg to Beijing    This dream trip enabled us to traverse the vast, mysterious Eurasian land mass … Read more