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Top 10 things to do in Quebec City
Travel

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
Travel

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
Travel

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
Travel

8 Things that should be in Your Travel Folder

It is holiday time, you have been planning for months and as the day of departure draws closer excitement starts to build.  I love travelling and still get a thrill going to the airport – especially if it is the International terminal. However, before…

December 8, 2016
Jacarandas are bloomng
Nature Travel

Jacarandas are blooming

I love Springtime where I live in sunny Queensland, Australia and I especially love the Jacarandas when they are in full bloom during the months of October and November. They instantly say springtime and make a colourful display with their purple-blue flowers. Jacarandas The…

November 4, 2016
11 ways to survive long haul flights
Travel

Simple Ways to Survive Long Haul Flights

Planning to travel? Don’t start your holiday exhausted! Long haul flights can play havoc with sleep, skin and our moods. Not all of us are lucky enough to travel first class.  So if you have to travel ‘cattle’ class here are some tips to survive…

September 9, 2016
Travel

Nagasaki 70 years On A Beautiful Peaceful City

Nagasaki, Japan the largest city on the Island of Kyushu.  August 9, 2015 marks the 70th anniversary of the bombing of Nagasaki during WWII, three days after the more infamous Hiroshema bombing.  In 2012, my husband and I took an Asian cruise and one of…

August 10, 2015