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So what if pigs can’t fly?…They can swim!!!

So what if pigs can’t fly?…They can swim!!!

I’ve had a few people ask me when I was going to blog about this one…So finally here it is! 🙂 Have you heard about the swimming pigs in the Bahamas? I didn’t know they even existed until I stumbled across this short film on […]

Christmas gift ideas for a travel addict!

Christmas gift ideas for a travel addict!

With Christmas less than two weeks away, I thought now would be a good time assist those of you who are a bit stuck on what to get the travel addicts in your lives… While it’s the thought that counts, it’s always nice to receive […]

Hot Air Ballooning across the Canterbury Plains

Hot Air Ballooning across the Canterbury Plains

Ever wanted to just float through the sky, peacefully and at your own pace and admire the 360◦ views of the of the stunning landscape around you?… Earlier this month Sanjay and I did just that when we took our first hot air balloon flight! […]

Lakeside Luxury

Lakeside Luxury

Living like royalty, in luxurious accommodation with limitless views of luxuriant landscapes while being served lavishly, delicious meals… Sanjay and I were a part of this amazing and slightly surreal experience recently, while celebrating our five year wedding anniversary! Mt Cook Lakeside Retreat A luxury […]

Halloween Horrors

Halloween Horrors

Although Halloween is growing in popularity in New Zealand, it’s definitely not an event that people mark on their calendars and we seldom see trick or treaters on the street, in saying that we do have a Halloween attraction that’s open all year and if […]

Caribbean Cruising

Caribbean Cruising

I know it’s been a while since my last post but I’m pleased to be back and now have lots of travel tales to fill your adventurous souls with! About a month ago Sanjay and I went on our first cruise! Through the eastern Caribbean […]

Photo Memoirs

Photo Memoirs

Due to life and work commitments, (you know how it is!) I haven’t been able to travel as much as I’d like to this year. I’ve been reminiscing a lot about the expeditions I have been able to go on, so thought it would be only fitting […]

Riding a bike in Mai Chau

Riding a bike in Mai Chau

Mai Chau is nestled in a valley surrounded by mountains, just under four hours out of Hanoi. It’s a rural, village community run by ethnic minority families making a living through rice farming and home stays for tourists. Initially we had planned to visit Sapa […]

Getting a little adventurous in New Zealand! – Part III

Getting a little adventurous in New Zealand! – Part III

My adventurous trilogy ends in Queenstown – Also known as the “Adventure Capital” of the world! This absolutely stunning town is the perfect backdrop for adventurous times, set on the shores of Lake Wapatipu it offers the most picturesque scenery in of all New Zealand […]

Getting a little adventurous in New Zealand! – Part II

Getting a little adventurous in New Zealand! – Part II

Continuing on from my last adventurous post, I’m going to share my cliffhanging experience in Taupo with you! Taupo (pronounced toe-paw) is a gorgeous lakeside town, home to the largest fresh water lake in Australasia. Lake Taupo was created by a huge volcanic eruption some […]