Due to the Coronavirus Pandemic and the ensuing indefinite closure of our borders and economic downturn, the management of Newport Travel has taken the decision to close the retail store in Robertson Rd, Newport. Our building in Robertson Rd has been earmarked for demolition and redevelopment for quite some time and it looks like work […]
Star Clipper Thailand - photo credit: Natalie Coleman
Laughter, joy, happiness, colour, water guns, music, dance, celebration This is Buddhist New Years Eve in Phuket .. in April!  We were fortunate enough to be there for this wonderful event that both visitors & locals can enjoy together. We spent 2 nights at the fabulous Club Med Resort Phuket located on the beautiful Karon […]
Vegetable farming on Inle Lake
a trip review by Rita Jansson-Ericsson Myanmar is one of those countries I’ll never forget. It’s on top of my list of magical places I’d like to visit again. The food was beautiful and the people were so friendly and welcoming. The ‘old’ Burma, now Myanmar, doesn’t get that many tourists every year so it’s […]