About Debra MacIntyre

D.MacIntyre former travel professional, current travel blogger and owner of Compass Media, an on line marketing and support agency for travel professionals.

Antigua – Luxury Destination


Antigua is the larger of the Leeward Islands that comprise the country of Antigua and Barbuda in the Caribbean. An independent state since 1981, the country is promoted as a luxury destination ...

Antigua – Luxury Destination2017-11-28T21:08:39+00:00

What to See & Do, Sydney Australia


10 Things To See & Do in Sydney. So you are travelling to Sydney Australia. Great! Here are some things you should not miss when you are in the city. 1. The Rocks Markets – “The Rocks” is actually ...

What to See & Do, Sydney Australia2019-08-07T14:36:57+00:00

Party Hawaii Style


You can’t say you have truly experienced Hawaii until you have attended a luau. Luckily these days you don’t have to wait for an invitation as luaus are staged as entertainment just for visitors like yourself on all the major Hawaiian islands.

Party Hawaii Style2019-03-25T16:45:00+00:00

A Scotch Whisky Tour


Whether you are a whisky drinker or a wine aficionado, a whisky “tour “ of Scotland is informative, fun and satisfying - taking you from the Lowlands to the Highlands to see the best scenery and attractions to be found in this country of friendly people.

A Scotch Whisky Tour2020-02-19T15:44:11+00:00

Cruises vs. Resorts


You meet two kinds of vacationers – the ones who love to cruise and the ones who prefer their all inclusive resorts. These are some of the reasons you will hear most often by those who vacation year after year at resorts as to why they never want to cruise:

Cruises vs. Resorts2018-01-03T15:03:35+00:00

Christmas Markets Vacation Treat


In North America, the time approaching Christmas is usually fraught with Christmas gift lists and the mad scramble to buy, buy, buy. Often this time is stressful and many complain it takes the joy and meaning from the season.

Christmas Markets Vacation Treat2017-12-05T21:22:07+00:00

Advantages of a Cruise Tour


Many ocean cruises and river cruises often come with the option of extending your stay, either pre or post cruise, with a land tour. One of the most popular and widely known cruise tours are those associated with Alaska cruises...

Advantages of a Cruise Tour2019-04-10T15:58:54+00:00

3 Myths about Travel Agents


There are 3 huge myths out there about travel agents, or travel professionals as most would prefer to be called - and quite rightly too. This word “agent” is the basis for Myth #1.

3 Myths about Travel Agents2017-12-15T20:11:40+00:00