Author Archives: RUSSELL MEIN

Active discovery on the Rhine with Avalon Waterways

Avalon waterways cruise World Travellers Riccarton

Avalon Waterways River cruises are very popular with the World Travellers Riccarton team. We’ve been testing some out so we can let you know what it’s really like to go on one. Here’s Russell Mein’s rundown of the seven night/eight day Active Discovery on the Rhine cruise aboard the Avalon Panorama.  Active Discovery on the Rhine […]

Howdy Cali! An exploration of Northern California

Travel specialist Russell Mein spent most of his thirties and forties travelling off the beaten track to remote & adventurous destinations. This Christchurch travel agent continues to explore all corners of the world and write about them for the World Travellers Riccarton blog. In this article, he tells us about his trip to Northern California. From […]

Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands

Pacific Green Sea Turtle, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador

The Galapagos Islands are on many a Kiwi traveller’s bucket list. World Travellers Riccarton Travel Specialist Russell Mein lets us in on his experience travelling to this fascinating corner of the globe – along with a few other highlights.  Auckland to Guayaquil flying LATAM Good flight in Economy on LATAM. 11hrs 30mins to Santiago with a […]