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The Peak District- Day 1

Borris came through and as of 12th April 2021 we are able to travel around England and stay the night. Whilst hotels are still a 'no-no', self catered accommodation is allowed and so Mike and I jumped on this opportunity. Two of the things that Covid has taught us is not to take anything for… Continue reading The Peak District- Day 1

Luxury travel, Travel

Amboseli Getaway: Tortilis Camp

After weeks of talking about it, we finally set out on our road trip. With bacon butties packed and ready, coffee made and sunrise slowly showing itself on the Nairobi-Mombasa highway, there were two very excited people sitting next to each other. Our first trip away together. Both of our firsts to Amboseli. The drive… Continue reading Amboseli Getaway: Tortilis Camp

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A bit of 4×4 time

This was not the plan. The plan was a picnic. The idea was to drive around, spot some animals, have a drink and a bite to eat and go home at sunset. Kyle wanted an adventure. I think he got more than what he bargained for. Adventure number 1: The roads were dry and we… Continue reading A bit of 4×4 time

Lifestyle, Travel

What to do if you have a day in Brisbane

Walk along South Bank - You can walk along the stunning board walk, past the wheel of Brisbane, through a tropical walk way and end up at a man-made beach and two swimming pools. There are toilets and locker rooms, sun beds to relax on, a life guard on duty and a restaurant and coffee… Continue reading What to do if you have a day in Brisbane

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A day at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

Back in 2009 when I arrived in Perth, I  got to touch a kangaroo. I remember my heart racing as the excitement was kicking in that I was able to touch this  incredible animal. I remember my hands shaking as I knelt down on the ground to feed it. It was such a special moment… Continue reading A day at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

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Australia Day 26.01.18

26.01.2018 What is Australia Day? The marking of 26 January is an important date in Australia’s history and has changed over time: starting as a celebration for emancipated convicts and evolving into what is now a celebration of Australia that reflects the nation’s diverse people. Australian's celebrate Australia. They celebrate the land, the freedom, the… Continue reading Australia Day 26.01.18