Belle Chatter

Travel Belles have a lot to say! First person narratives, monthly blog discussions on travel topics, profiles and opinion pieces.

How To Pack For A Cruise

Cruising is increasingly becoming one of the most popular holiday options for tourists all around the world. A record 1.9 million British people went on a cruise holiday in 2016 and there is no sign of these numbers slowing down. Packing for such cruise holidays…

Never Drink Alone in Montreal

Pulling our suitcases behind us down Laurent Boulevard towards Old Montreal, we were two women ready to take on the eighth largest city in North America. Adults in the eyes of most laws around the world – Meg, a recent high school graduate, me her mother,…

Do you always travel with a camera?

And What's the best conversation you've had with a stranger on a plane? The Travel Belles talk about their camera addictions and share the best conversations they've had on a plane.  Weekly Question #18: Do you always travel with a camera? It seems that we…

Where would you keep returning to?

…and do you use a frequent flier programme? The Travel Belles discuss saving money while spending miles and share their favourite places around the world.  Weekly Question #16: Which place would you return to again and again? Greece, France, Italy and the Middle East –…

Do you still buy traditional guidebooks?

…And do you have a favorite Paris hotel? The Travel Belles tackle the practical question of travel information-gathering, and dream about best places to stay in the City of Light.   Weekly Question #14: Do you still use traditional guidebooks? Considering we’re a committed group…