Grand Budapest Hotel

Posted on 30th Apr 2014 by ian under Cinema | No Comments »

Grand Budapest Hotel is simply the best fun I have had in the cinema in 2014. It is a fabulous romp. Just fabulous, darling. Wife Annie and daughter, Laura, also loved it but I can see how it wouldn’t be everybody’s cup of Earl Grey. Writer/Director Wes Anderson has a unique style and this is the first movie I have seen of his – creative, meticulous, funny and beautifully acted. …read more


Welcome to Glen!

Posted on 25th Apr 2014 by ian under News | No Comments »

Welcome to Glen Lawrie who has joined out team as Social Media Coordinator. He is currently looking after Facebook pages for Honeymoon Pacific, South Pacific Weddings, Pacific Cruising and Brisbane Disabled Travel. This one is mainly what’s happening in Brisbane and South East Queensland and, where applicable, linking to disability and access information. Like it or not, social media can’t be ignored so rather than reluctantly join the throng we …read more


Mad Bastard in South Bank

Posted on 9th Apr 2014 by ian under Dining Out | No Comments »

Later this month there will be a Mad Bastard in South Bank, Brisbane. While down at GoMA (Gallery of Modern Art) last weekend we went for a terrific lunch at an Italian establishment called dell’Ugo (182 Grey Street). The restaurant runs from Grey Street through to Little Stanley Street where you can dine al fresco and watch the passing parade. I knew which dish had my name on it from …read more