In Conversation with “The Travelbunny”

By Deirdre Cumberbatch,

TravelBunny

 

In the second instalment in our Q&A series, we recently caught up with Suzanne Jones, also known as The Travelbunny, to learn more about her life as a travel blogger and her international journey…

 

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Christmas: Caribbean Style

By Deirdre Cumberbatch,

Feeling a little jaded about Christmas?

Spice up the festivities and head for the Caribbean for some pleasurable surprises and something a little different. A steel band playing Jingle Bells while you enjoy a rum punch or Santa Claus arriving by speedboat!! If this is still not quite enough then read on, for things could get interesting. Christmas: Caribbean Style is a mix of familiar Yuletide traditions with a local island twist.

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In conversation with travel blogger…. @WanderlustChloe

By Deirdre Cumberbatch,

@WanderlustChloe

Travel Croatia

After an exhausting three days at World Travel Market we gladly sat down to speak to one of the UK’s top travel bloggers @WanderlustChloe about her experiences and why she loves to travel…..

Why did you start – ‘Wanderlust Chloe’?  A few years ago I decided to leave my stressful London job, travel and have an adventure. I booked flights and spent three months exploring Mexico, Central America and Cuba. Just before I left, I set up a blog just for fun! It was basically for friends and family and a little hobby for me to do on the road. I returned from travelling and decided I had a serious bout of wanderlust and I wanted to see more of the world so I updated the design and looked at the blog as a serious platform for sharing tips, photos and more with fellow travel lovers around the world. The rest, as they say, is history.

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A great afternoon tea with travel bloggers

By Deirdre Cumberbatch,

Afternoon tea

Delicious afternoon tea pastriesWhether we are searching for the best venues for a media event, launching new clients or hosting a posh afternoon tea: there’s is never a dull moment here at River Communications. 

It’s hard to believe a year has passed since our annual travel blogger’s meet-up! It seems like we were having that long and productive lunch at the Rum Kitchen just yesterday! Wow, time flies.

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Taxi Competition!

By Deirdre Cumberbatch,

St KItts Taxi

St KItts TaxiTaxi! You can never get a taxi in London when the weather is so wet, dreary and grey so we thought we would shine a beacon of hope disguised as a London Taxi. Adorned with images of sunny weather and fun adventures the St. Kitts Tourism Authority branded taxi is sure to bring a smile to your face and a longing in your heart. Along with the 10 branded taxis, St. Kitts Tourism Authority and British Airways have some competitions that are simple to enter, why not?

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#RiverRecommends – February

By Deirdre Cumberbatch,

#RiverRecommends Mardi Gras

Mardi GrasForget being miserable in February, it’s time to start planning for the months ahead and #RiverRecommends some great ideas. With lighter nights meaning longer days we’ve decided to be more cultural here in the River office and sample not only what London has to offer but also to don our sequins, dust off our feathers and head to Mardi Gras in New Orleans for a slice of pure carnival. … Continue reading

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Opera! What an inspiring night.

By Deirdre Cumberbatch,

Ronald Samm performs for guests of the BBCF

Ronald Samm performs for guests of the BBCF The cold weather is here but we battled through it and went along to the Black British Classical Foundation (BBCF) Opera recital at Speaker’s House in the Palace of Westminster. The BBCF is a non-profit organisation that aims to take Opera to new audiences and venues. Hosted as always by the energetic and charismatic Founder and Artistic Director – Vincent Osborne, the evening introduced their new Board Members and an exciting 2016 season of performances and events ranging from small recitals to a large three day outdoor music festival. … Continue reading

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Summer in St. Kitts

By Deirdre Cumberbatch,

St Kitts Tourism Authority

StKitts1High-blogAs the school holidays loom, St. Kitts is gearing up for a summer of fun, music and cricket. The island’s Summer Sunsation* promotion, which offers free nights at participating hotels in addition to Kids ‘Stay and Eat’ free deals, is just the incentive needed to book a holiday to this unspoilt gem in the Caribbean.

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  Filed under: Cricket, Culture/Heritage, Events, Hotels, Lifestyle, Music, sports, St. Kitts, Travel
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Should a Small Company Outsource its Social Media?

By Deirdre Cumberbatch,

Shortly put, yes!

 

Ocean Terrace Inn_April 2015 (43 of 71)Running any sort of business takes hard work, serious dedication and long hours.  In order for businesses to be successful they need to develop and evolve so they can best cater to the ever-changing needs of their clients. Business owners that lag behind the latest social trends are missing out on excellent opportunities to share and promote their product/service with potential customers.

If you are a small business and want to revolutionise the way you communicate with your customers, there are benefits to outsourcing your social media:

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