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Tash McGill

  • The perfect girls’ weekend in Melbourne

    Como Hotel suite

    Guest post from Tash McGill, who got to fly to Melbourne on Emirates new A380 – in first class. (Read her review here >>>) There’s something to be said for a great bathroom – in fact, how many perfectly satisfactory…

  • 3 great places to eat in Whistler

    Guest blogger Tash McGill headed to Whistler and tried these 3 eating establishments. Here’s her review: Winter paradise at Fairmont Whistler Staying at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler is a great place for those who love a wee dram. Not only…

  • From sea to sky: on the rails to Whistler

    Whistler

    Guest blogger Tash McGill has a romance with trains… There’s something endearingly romantic about train travel. Not the supersonic Japanese commuter sort but the big rumbling steel and glass kind where the scenery is the point. I’ve got some big…

  • Whistler: play hard – relax hard!

    Whistler

    Guest blogger Tash McGill got to sample the best of Whistler… Waking up in Whistler is outstanding on any given day, especially when your California King bedroom has an enormous in-room spa bath on one side (perfect for soothing away…

  • Whizzing from Whistler to Blackcomb by gondola

    Whistler

    The Peak2Peak gondola. Pic by Quinet Tash McGill is not what you’d consider a native snowboarder or skier (in her own words!), so was quite relieved that her visit to Whistler was in the summer and no one would be…

  • Four cool things to fill a day in Vancouver

    …is my kind of holiday, writes Tash McGill. _____________________________ The love of the rugged wilderness and outdoor activity must be bred into Vancouverites. You can be in snow at the top of Grouse Mountain only 30-odd-mins after lunching next to…

  • How to pack for a float-plane

    How to pack for a float plane

    Tash McGill set off for Canada with the challenge of packing for an outdoorsy-themed holiday into a bag light enough for a float-plane. Is that even possible? ____________________________ No your wheelie bag won’t fit on this baby Every so often…

  • Vancouver whets the wine lovers appetite

    Vancouver

    When a five-day trip to Canada’s British Columbia was on offer, it took Tash McGill about 3 seconds to shuffle her calendar and board that Air New Zealand plane… Here’s the first of her Canada series taking in the bars,…