Name: Heather Fielding
Workplace: Gallagher Travel
How long you been with them: just over 17 years with Gallagher Travel
First ever job: joined my Dad in his agency when I was 12 during school holidays and Saturdays – making tea, filing, stamping brochures
Best holiday: Went to Mauritius few years ago on a work trip and want to take my husband there – the Beachcomber Royal Palm Hotel is my spiritual home!
Favourite city hotspot – I love London – lived there for a year and there always something new to see and do
City Break OR Sunshine: Prefer sunshine and if I can get a sunshine city break I’m happy!
Window or aisle airplane seat: Window seat – love watching view during take off and landing
Favourite airport: no particular favourite – I love the buzz of an airport and enjoy people watching!
Dream / Ideal travel buddy: Always my hubby James
Somewhere you want to go that you haven’t been to: Would love to have all the time in the world to hire a motorhome and explore Australia and New Zealand
Favourite holiday drink: something cool that is served to me while relaxing by the pool!
Favourite holiday food: Garlic prawns
1 x travel tip: Buy an annual insurance policy, keep your passport up to date and be ready to go at a minute’s notice – life is too short!
Proudest moment in travel: Quite a few but taking over my own agency at 29, being Northern Ireland ABTA representative and most recently moving into the building where I started my travel career over 32 years ago!