A Greek Dream Becomes Reality

After falling in love with tv show The Durrell’s, and subsequently reading My Family and Other Animals by Gerald Durrell, upon which the show is based, I had wanted to visit Corfu for years. After spending a hot sunny morning strolling the Liston, visiting Lawrence & Gerald Durrell’s park, and taking in the incredible St….

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Oh Sicilia Bella

Taormina, the perfect welcome to Sicily! We arrived directly into Sicily with the convenient Emirates connection and picked up a Fiat 500 for our 8 days on this stunning island. We stayed in a gorgeous small hotel in one of the town squares, just far enough away from the hustle, while still being walking distance…

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Summer on Korcula

We chose the island of Korcula for its location on the idyllic Dalmatian coast, the perfect place to day trip around the surrounding islands. My friend’s family came from the small town of Racisce so we decided that even though it was small it would be lovely to come back to after days of exploring,…

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Escaping To The Sunshine Island

We really needed a getaway, a week of sunshine, cocktails and not a great deal to do.  Hamilton Island served this up to us on a silver platter. Mid-year, the weather is perfect for those that don’t like to holiday in the sweltering heat (me!).  Low to mid 20’s with perfect sun and blue skies…

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A Week in Bali

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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Escape the Everyday in An Overwater Bungalow in The Maldives

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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Sea Plane to Anantara Kihavah

Anantara Kihavah is paradise on earth!  We arrived to the island by seaplane and the aerial views were out of this world, I have never seen sand so white and water so turquoise and crystal clear. Take off is smooth and you start to quickly see the colours change and coral appear along with islands and…

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Snorkeling at Anantara Kihavah

Anantara Kihavah house reef can be reached right from the beach all around the island. The water was warm and crystal clear, so visibility was amazing. We went snorkeling every single day and loved every minute of it! It was so exciting to explore this under water world and swim amongst hundreds of fish right…

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Greek Island Hopping

The concept of island hopping around Greece isn’t new. As ferries are largely one of the only modes of transport between islands for locals, it became the way of travel for tourists to see different islands and became known as ‘island hopping’.  I have been island hopping in Greece for nearly 30 years and have…

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Vomo Island, Escape The Trappings Of Day To Day Life

Forget about work, traffic, shopping and cooking for a few days and truly relax and unwind in a little corner of South Pacific Paradise. This stunning property located on a privately-owned island is an upmarket boutique resort fringed by white sand beaches and clear blue water. Both Vomo and neighboring Vomo Lailai, are surrounded by…

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