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I’m back! 4 personal learnings from my break

October 21, 2018
4 personal learnings from my trip to Japan

Hello Sizzlers!  I’m back from my 3 week break and time certainly flies.  As you know, Mike and I flew to Tokyo where we boarded the Diamond Princess for a 14 day cruise of Japan and one port, Busan in South Korea. Before I left I wrote about Why taking a break is just what the Doctor ordered  and it certainly was. Sometimes we can get so caught up in day-to-day life that we don’t realise the benefits of taking…

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Brisbane and Gold Coast
Over 50s Lifestyle Travel

My View from Here

This week’s prompt at Denyse Whelan Blogs is ‘My View from Here’ so I thought I would share where I live (part-time at the moment) on the Gold Coast, and also my home in Brisbane.  Both are in Queensland, Australia and about 1 hour’s…

December 4, 2017
Top 10 things to do in Quebec City
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Top 10 Things to do in Quebec City

  If you read my blog you know that I love travelling and on our bucket list was a visit to Quebec. We have now ticked that off the list when we visited Quebec City, which is the capital of the provence of Quebec…

April 21, 2017
Bali
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The Night We Were ‘King & Queen’ in Bali

I love to travel and my husband and I have been fortunate to have been able to travel internationally each year for the last 6 years.  Each time we travel we create new and wonderful memories that we can reminisce about many years after the…

April 17, 2017
9 ways travel changes you
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9 Ways Travel Changes You

I previously published this post about two years ago but revisited and updated it.  Next month, we will be cruising to Japan, not great timing after the recent typhoon but you can never predict the weather when travelling. I love travelling and discovering new…

April 17, 2017
6 Reasons your next holiday should be a cruise
Over 50s Lifestyle Travel

6 Reasons Your next holiday should be a cruise

  We have booked a cruise for this month and I can’t wait! According to Business Insider  nearly 1 in 20 Australians went cruising last year.  A massive 27% increase.  Cruising is the faster growing form of holiday and Australians are certainly jumping on…

April 13, 2017
Australia Day
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Australia Day

I was born in Sydney, Australia 59 years ago and now live in Brisbane which is in Queensland.  On this Australia Day, 26th January, where we celebrate all things Australian, I wanted to share with you some images and famous songs about our beautiful…

January 25, 2017