Category Archives: Travel

How to Care for our Planet: Sustainable Travel

Garbage on Beach | Book FHR Travel Blog

Most of us love to travel, and with conservation being something we are all becoming more familiar with, we will hopefully consider how to make a difference. One of the biggest subjects on this front is the conservation of our oceans, how it affects the planet’s wellbeing and, of course, our wildlife! Many countries around Continue Reading »

A Mediterranean Cruise: Luxury versus Affordable

Cruise Ship Lobby | Book FHR Travel Blog

Cruising was, not so long ago, a holiday reserved only for the wealthy. It was certainly not the annual trip that many of us see it as today. Ships were smaller floating vessels with a maximum passenger capacity of about 2,000 passengers, with most ships being a lot smaller than that. Today, the newest ships Continue Reading »

Sardinia: Luxury versus Affordable

Bosa SardiniaBosa Sardinia | Book FHR Travel Blog

Sardinia is an Island in the Mediterranean situated directly under the Island of Corsica. It is an Italian island and is second largest only to Sicily. Although Italian, it is geographically not that close but rather its neighbours are French, Tunisian and Spanish! This diverse island is famous for its stunning beaches and boasts 1,150 Continue Reading »

How the Role of Cabin Crew has Changed Over the Years

British Caledonian Air Hostesses | Book FHR Travel Blog

Back in the 1930’s when commercial flying took off, it was only the rich and famous taking to the skies looking for adventure, this pastime being exclusively for the wealthy. Then came the Package Holiday revolution of the 50s and 60s. Some of us recall our parents suddenly taking themselves off to sunnier climes on Continue Reading »

A Guide to Confectionery Restaurants and Cafes Around the World

Confectionery | Book FHR Blog

Easter is celebrated around the world as the ultimate Christian ceremony when Christ was crucified and subsequently rose from the dead, on Easter Sunday. The idea of decorating eggs was born thousands of years ago all around the world, where the giving of eggs as a gift was representative of ‘new life’. At the beginning Continue Reading »