Every Journey Counts Blog

Edge's Travel Blogs reveal personal travel stories from our Travel Advisors' constant globetrotting.

Our expert team at Edge is simply the most well-travelled in the industry. Between us, we have been virtually everywhere whether through educational journeys, otherwise known as 'famils' in the business, or individual holiday travel. We want to share our experiences with you through our continually updated blogs.

Simply click on a part of world and get lost in tales of grand adventure through the keenly observant eye of our travel designers. Through our travels, we hope that you'll find inspiration for your own next adventure.

July 4th in New York City

New York City….there’s no place quite like it. Even if you think you know Manhattan well – the world-class museums, amazing food and unforgettable views –  there’s always something new and exciting to discover. Rita Anastasas was lucky enough to visit The Big Apple during summertime when the weather is warm, the city is less… Read more »

Danube Reflections – Tauck European River Cruise

For those who have travelled the world quite extensively and are looking for a more laid back approach to travel, Tauck river cruising may be just the ticket. What better way to visit and experience multiple countries whilst only unpacking once? You’ll find that river cruising is similar to ocean cruising yet on a more… Read more »

‘Murder on the Orient Express’

Deb Eustice headed to Asia with two of our preferred partners, Belmond and Mandarin Oriental. Q: You overnighted on the Eastern & Oriental Express luxury train from Singapore to Bangkok experiencing a panoramic view of the mystical landscapes of Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand along the way. Growing up watching my sister read every Agatha Christie… Read more »

Celebration in Rwanda, Uganda, Kenya & Seychelles

Nothing excites me more than travelling off the beaten path. I am that girl who has always craved adventure. I suppose that’s why experiential luxury adventure travel became my specialty and greatest passion. Pushing the boundaries brings a thrill to my heart so it is no wonder that I feel a rush when I find… Read more »

Buon giorno from Pragelato & Bonjour from Val Thorens

I have arrived at Club Med Pragelato Vialattea after a 3 hour scenic drive from Milan airport. It was a sunny day and so we enjoyed our first meal sitting outside the Italian “La Trattoria” restaurant dining on a wide array of authentic Italian deli products including antipasti, fresh olives, cheeses, meats and bread before… Read more »

On the Road to Dublin & London

Executive Edge’s Debra Chalmers hit Dublin and London in The Doyle Collection style. Q: What struck you the most about the city of Dublin? The city of Dublin, so much fun. The people are so friendly and it’s got this amazing vibe about it with lots of street performers, great pubs on every corner and… Read more »

On the Road to Tokyo

Executive Edge Travel Advisor Lauren Owide felt the energy in Tokyo’s fast paced society whilst calling Hyatt properties home in this ever-pulsating urban center. Q:   What would you describe are the greatest draws about Tokyo? Tokyo is a city of stark contrast. It embodies the highest level of fast paced, colourful and quirky blended with… Read more »

On the Road to Seoul, South Korea

Facing major political demonstrations during her journey to South Korea, Executive Edge Leisure Travel Advisor Christina Higgs unveils the country’s lively capital city and its irresistible mix of ancient and modern in this centuries old Asian metropolis set in a stunning mountain valley. Christina discovered Seoul’s cultural landmarks, revered temples, culinary treats, fashionable shopping and… Read more »

Six Senses Zil Pasyon, Seychelles

With all the media hype around the opening last October of Six Senses Zil Pasyon as Africa’s most astonishing new beach retreat, my family was buzzing with excitement as we helicoptered into Félicité Island in the Seychelles. After all, the resort has already beckoned the rich and famous including American supermodel and fashioned designer Ashley Graham,… Read more »

Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef

Lizard Island is back, freshly renovated after the cyclone and reopened for business better than ever. Linda Cohen spent three days luxuriating in the most northern resort in tropical Queensland located directly ON the Great Barrier Reef. Q: What were your first impressions of this newly re-opened Great Barrier Reef classic? What better way to… Read more »