Who is Discover Travel?
Let the journey begin, give us a call or drop in and see us at:
52 Oxford Tce – Corner Montreal St and Oxford Terrace, Christchurch
New road access: Durham Street is now two-way between Tuam and Lichfield – you can access Oxford Terrace heading either… Read the rest
I’ve been lucky enough to visit all seven continents, including several trips to Antarctica & the Arctic, South America and East & Southern Africa. Living in the UK for 30 years, I explored most of Europe; also the USA, India, Nepal, Japan & South East Asia.
Top of My Bucket… Read the rest
It all started with a school trip to Belgium at the age of 11, strange accents, funny food, cars on the wrong side of the road. I was hooked. 35 years on and I’m no better, in fact I’ve got steadily worse, visiting over 120 countries just to feed my… Read the rest
For as long as I can remember I always wanted to leave New Zealand. Not because I don’t love this country but because I just couldn’t wait to start exploring everything else out there. A two year OE in London turned into 12 years living in Europe before I knew… Read the rest
My passion for travel saw me toss in my photography career and dedicate my time to inspiring people to see the world. Almost 14 years later and I have sent people all over the world and indulged my curiosity for destinations off the beaten track. Overland trips from Kathmandu to… Read the rest
Fitting in like the locals
Hiring a motorbike in India, cruising from Kollam to Varkala Beach and stopping to eat a traditional Keralan fish dinner with a local family.
Top of My Bucket List
Surfing in North Korea
Favourite Places I’ve Travelled
Slovenia: Rock climbing, kayaking,… Read the rest
Sue Verrall’s passion for the African continent results from having lived in Ethiopia, Zimbabwe and not least, Tanzania where she also worked for 10 years. A landscape and rural development specialist, now returned to North Canterbury, she has drawn on her sixteen years accumulated regional knowledge and many friendships,… Read the rest
Colette and I met 26 years ago in Christchurch while Colette was here on her OE, having completed her Ceramics and Design degree in Scotland. We’re both avid fans of an active outdoor lifestyle and enjoy running, cycling and kayaking and have competed in the Coast to Coast race twice.… Read the rest
UK born and raised in South Africa meant that I was always going to head north at some point. And east and west! I’ve been to vibrant cities and sleepy villages, marvelled at majestic mountains, observed nature at play and savoured interesting food along the way. I go in search… Read the rest