Palm Cove? More Like Paradise Cove!

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Stunning seas, smiling locals and sensational wildlife – Palm Cove has it all! I was fortunate enough to stay in Palm Cove for two weeks with my family recently and it was the perfect holiday. Relaxing, adventuring, eating, drinking, and just being in a stunning place such as Palm Cove is truly a slice of…

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Neon Night Food Tour

Wednesday, December 4, 2019

A great way to discover some of Tokyo’s hidden gems is to do this small group tour. We were a group of eight plus Matt our tour guide, and we set off from a central meeting place in the bustling Shinjuku area. Matt, being a native American, had lived in Japan for the last 5…

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A Week in Bali

Monday, July 22, 2019

Bali is the perfect destination for a quick beach getaway, I recently spent a week in Seminyak with some of our closest friends to celebrate my partners Birthday. We flew direct with Garuda on their morning flight and had a driver waiting to whisk us to the beautiful Hotel Indigo.  This resort is new and…

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Cycling, Tango and Steak in Buenos Aires

Thursday, June 27, 2019

This was not my first visit to Buenos Aires, but this time we decided to stay in the local area of Palermo outside the main city area.  Such a great location for restaurants, bars and shopping and still easy to access all areas of the city. A highlight of our time in Buenos Aires was…

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Welcome to Paradise – Cocos Islands

Monday, May 13, 2019

Just a four hour flight from Perth and you land in paradise, a remote Australian Territory of 2 coral atolls making up 72 islands of pristine white sandy beaches and crystal blue water. With a 0% crime rate, and 100% friendship rate you slip into island time instantly. We picked up our hire car from…

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Argentinean Wine Country

Friday, May 3, 2019

Got a few days spare before you fly home from Santiago Chile?  Can I suggest a quick stop off in Mendoza, the gateway city to the heart of the Argentinean wine industry. We had 2 nights left on our itinerary and decided to stay at Entre Cielos which sits on 20 acres in the Mendoza…

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Escape the Everyday in An Overwater Bungalow in The Maldives

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

We arrived into Male Airport and were greeted by our host who expertly navigated us through the airport to the marina where our resort boat was waiting. Our island, Gili Lankanfushi is the closest atoll to the mainland and only 20 minutes by speedboat.  My immediate thought was that the ocean views and colour of…

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Tokyo After 5

Sunday, February 3, 2019

WOW what a crazy and busy city Tokyo is! We landed a little dazed from a long flight and made our way to our hotel in Shinjuku via the Shinjuku train station.  Now I am normally pretty good with directions, but I was lost immediately with this massive station having over 200 exits and over…

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Fire Breathing Dragons and Pierogi Dumplings

Monday, December 17, 2018

Krakow is a beautiful city, with street performers, live music and vibrant restaurants lining the Old Town Square with beer and local dishes it was the perfect place to spend a lazy summer afternoon. It was so interesting to explore the gothic cobblestone streets of the Old Town and the Royal Castle. The tales of…

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Cape Town: Bo Kaap

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Nestled in the fold of Signal Hill lies Cape Town’s Malay quarter: Bo Kaap. Follow the cobblestoned streets past vibrantly painted colourful houses to authentic and delicious Malay cuisine. Aromatic stews, curries and soups await the taste-buds in this unique setting, dating back to the seventeenth century. We recommend a Panang Curry, followed by a…

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