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A visit to the fairytale town of Odense in Denmark

Published on 21st May 2012 by Shing Yoong in Denmark

Cobbled stone streets, a myriad of remote castles, and a lavish Gothic cathedral provide the landscape for Denmark's third largest city. A visit to Odense is as enchanting as the stories written by its most famous citizen, Hans Christian Andersen.Writers, children and adults chasing the nostalgia of youth come to Odense to explore the mysterious...

Finland Frolics!

Published on 3rd May 2012 by Shing Yoong in Finland , The Northern Lights , Winter Holidays

Husky sledding, snowmobiling, and viewing the Northern Lights, is what Jo from Taber Holidays got up to last week when she escaped to Finland. As soon as she stepped off the plane, she was whisked away to the Finnish wilderness and welcomed by the wondrous Northern Lights. The next day she headed to Kilpisjärvi which is on the boarder o...

Fine Cuisine, Culture and Adventure in Norway!

Published on 2nd May 2012 by Shing Yoong in Norway

Fresh back from her workshop in Norway, Suzel tells us she had a fabulous time!Her highlights included a mouth-watering culinary experience by Kristoffer Hovland, head chef at the Fossheim Turisthotell in Lom. Hovland was awarded Norway's Chef of the Year 2004 and has put his expertise into Fossheim's gourmet restaurant; adding even more finesse t...

Iceland Express celebrate new flights from Edinburgh

Published on 2nd May 2012 by Shing Yoong

  To celebrate the launch of the new Iceland Express (IE) flights from Edinburgh, agents were invited to a workshop at the Dynamic Earth venue in Edinburgh. The new flights will operate twice weekly on a Monday & Thursday from 21 June - 31 Aug 2012. From left to right:- Sigríður Heiðar ( Project manager sales- and marketing...