Saffire Freycinet – Tasmania – The Details

A visit to Saffire Freycinet is not something you undertake casually. Travel to/from Saffire from the mainland of Australia takes at least half a day.  The cost of visiting isn’t trivial – both getting there and actually being there.  Notwithstanding the foregoing, if you are looking for a luxury + nature holiday location, this property should be […]

Saffire Freycinet – Tasmania – The Experience

Overview: A luxurious nature-oriented destination property Strengths: Location, rooms, approach to service Drawbacks: Some generally minor service lapses, flies Part of the “Christmas in Australia 2013” report. Just less than thirty-six hours after we left our house and having flown JFK-LAX-BNE-HBA, we landed in Hobart.  Our arrival into Hobart was a bit bumpy, but without issue. Two representatives […]

A Family Christmas in Australia – Introduction

Introduction Saffire Freycinet – Tasmania – The Experience Saffire Freycinet – Tasmania – The Details Southern Ocean Lodge – Kangaroo Island – The Experience Southern Ocean Lodge – Kangaroo Island – The Details Intercontinental Sydney Family Activities in Sydney Flight Notes, Delta Delivers in a Tricky Situation and other Booking Considerations Concluding Thoughts Following to […]