Murder and Afternoon Tea on the Orient Express

“The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances,” wrote Agatha Christie in her iconic 1934 novel, Murder on the Orient Express, which was adapted into a Hollywood motion picture this year featuring an all-star cast including Johnny Depp, Kenneth Brannagh, Michelle Pfeiffer, Willem Dafoe and Penelope Cruz. It still feels(…)

Just back from: Łódź, Poland

Claire and chum getting comfortable before their pedicab ride © Claire Richardson Claire Richardson, Picture Editor for Lonely Planet Traveller magazine, recently returned from a trip to Łódź, Poland. Tell us more… I spent a long weekend in Łódź – Poland’s third-largest city – where I got to hang out in some very cool industrial(…)

Just back from: Dubai

Kat exploring the breathtaking desert landscapes of Dubai © Kat Nelson Katharine Nelson, Regional Head of Marketing at Lonely Planet, recently returned from a trip to Dubai. Tell us more… I decided that I wanted a slightly different Christmas in 2017 and a friend who grew up in Dubai invited me to stay with her(…)

Let’s Send Another Set of Students Abroad (Exciting Updates from FLYTE)

Travel is a powerful agent for change. It broadens our horizons, fills our lives with friends, gives us incredible memories, and (sometimes) helps us find purpose in our lives (at least it did with me). Not everyone can travel and it’s a great privilege to do what we are able to do. Whether you saved(…)