Author Archives: SUE BEECHEY

Travelling to Patagonia with Viva and Chimu

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Travel consultant Sue Beechey travelled to Patagonia with Viva and Chimu, and here she tells us all about her experience in this spectacular part of the world. The flight to Santiago from Auckland was 11 hours, followed by a 7 1/2 hour transit in Santiago before our connecting flight to Buenos Aires. Instead of just […]

Tales from Thailand: Bangkok, Krabi and Phuket

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Sue Beechey informs us of some of the hotels in Bangkok, Krabi and Phuket and the type of travellers they’re best suited to. She’s also got some great tips for travel to Thailand and what to see and do while over there. The flight over We flew economy class with Thai Airways on a direct […]

Avalon River Cruise – Amsterdam to Budapest

Ever wondered what going on a European river cruise is really like? Our Christchurch cruising travel specialist Sue Beechey tells us all about her bucket list experience with Avalon. Sailing from Amsterdam to Budapest, she encountered many sights along the way.  Is there a more relaxing way to get a taste of Central Europe than […]

Road to Mandalay: Myanmar Memories

Myanmar is a magical destination filled with incredible history, culture, landscapes and people. Travel specialist Sue Beechey tells us all about this wonderful country she had the opportunity to visit. Myanmar (also known as Burma) is a land of great history, with thousands of ancient temples and, in latter history, a colonial influence. It offers […]

Coach touring: A good way to travel Europe?

Our Christchurch travel agents are passionate travel experts who are committed to telling you how it is, helping you stay informed of the latest travel trends, trips and tips. In this blog article, Sue Beechey gives her rundown of her trip to Europe with Cosmos. Flying Emirates from Auckland to Europe Our 17-hour flight on Emirates’ […]