An Oxford Scholar

Monday, August 5, 2019

The sun was shining as our local tour guide Louis introduced us to Oxford ‘The City of Dreaming Spires’, less than an hour from London by train. Oxford revolves around its prestigious University and our guide Louis was about to introduce us to this world-famous city.  As we wandered around the majestic sandstone buildings, we…

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The Old Rectory Tearoom

Sunday, August 4, 2019

A hidden gem in the heart of the Cotswalds is The Old Rectory Tearoom in Castle Combe.  It is not widely advertised so luckily it was part of our Back Roads Tour.  We walked to the door which was like a stables entrance of the gorgeous stone building dating back to 1490. We peeked our…

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Family Time on Hamilton Island

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

As I looked out the Qantas window over the shimmering blue water and beautiful Whitsunday Islands I took a deep relaxing breath and the stress of busy life seemed to disappear.  I knew that by visiting Hamilton Island again, our family would be in for a fabulous week. Even the airport on the Island has…

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