GETTING MARRIED OR CELEBRATING YOUR GRADUATION IN 2017?

      This Sunday, February 19, I'll have a booth at the Brides and Belles Bridal and Grad Extravaganza at the Elks Hall in Williams Lake.                   Come, stop by and put your name in for a very special Quesnel Escapes Booth prize draw. The event will be held at 98 1st Avenue Sou...
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Pilgrimage to France, Spain and Portugal May, 2107

I'm blessed and honoured to be hosting this Marion Pilgrimage May 30 - June 10, 2017 and invite you to join me and others on this Pilgrimage of Faith Contact me at 778-414-2260 or quesnelescapes@gmail.com for details   Let's take a closer look at the highlights of this amazing Pilgrimage.  Our tour begins with our included return flights from Vancouver.   I'm also able to customize ...
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Viva Las Vegas!

After just returning from my three day mini Escape to this vibrant destination, I thought I would share some of my thoughts on Vegas. In short bullet form first: It's easy to get too It can be quite affordable to go to - but don't be alarmed by the price of eating out!  It's expensive. There's many, many hotels to choose from to fit your budget, lifestyle and needs There is an exten...
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Summer’s Over!

    Well, here we go again.  The warm summer days are behind us and winter's coming with a vengeance (or say "they" say!)  I'm happy to be back posting my monthly Chronicles for you to enjoy.     For this introductory September Chronicle, I'd like to talk to you about some of the training that I go through so I can offer you exceptional services when you cont...
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Welcome to June – and The Big Island of Hawaii

This month, let's talk about the Big Island of Hawaii.  Larger than all the other Hawaiian Islands combined it has everything from rain forest to deserts to beaches to snow capped mountains to active volcanoes. The birthplace of King Kamehameha the Great and home to the goddess Pele, it is truly an island of volcanoes.  Mauna Kea the tallest , Mauna Loa, the most massive on earth and active Kil...
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Meet and Greet

One of the great things that I love about my job is meeting new people and sharing with them my passion for the world through the eyes of travel. I had the opportunity and pleasure this weekend to spend Saturday at the Quesnel Seniors Center doing just that.  It was uplifting speaking to so many people who stopped by for a chat and I sincerely apologize to anyone who I was not able to spend per...
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Five Reasons to Travel Off Season

  For years savvy travellers just like you have known about the benefits of traveling in the off-season. The hidden gems of Europe can be discovered and you can find your way to unbelievable destinations and savings! It won't be long before everyone is in on the secret – so I'm encouraging to call me to book your Escape!  Here's why! 1. Amazing Value You can save up to 40% when you t...
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Welcome to April From My Desk Chronicles!

Happy April everyone.  Birds are singing and tulips and daffodils are blooming.....let's talk Amsterdam! I've been to this amazing city several times now and it keeps calling to me.  I'd like to look back to the first time I left there.  As we left the Amsterdam Schiphol Airport, the plane banked  hard to the right, exposing the landscape below.  My first thought was "what's that?"  Immediately...
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March Chronicles – Ireland

Welcome to the March edition of From My Desk Chronicles. This month I’m focusing on Ireland! The origins of the shamrock are lost in antiquity, but legend suggests that it was used by St. Patrick in the fifth century to demonstrate the meaning of the Trinity. The shamrock is found on Irish medieval tombs and on old copper coins, known as St. Patrick's money. The plant was reputed to have mystic...
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What’s Hot – From My Desk – February Chronicle

Welcome to "From My Desk" Chronicles! These new featured Chronicles will look back at what's been hot from my desk and look forward to what you can expect to be hot in the future! January and February are often about cruising. Most people tend to book their Alaska, Hawaii, Caribbean and European cruises at this time to take advantage of Wave Season which offers amazing deals with all cruise ...
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