School Reunions

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School days and playgrounds of the Past When I was much younger I considered school reunions right up there with rest homes, I knew what they were but never wanted to attend either. But as I’ve creeped closer to a, …

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What to do in Vanuatu – Part 2

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This place has so much to offer and if you’re not just doing the typical one day Cruise Ship island hopping then you might just have time to see a little more. Vanuatu Helicopter Tours Vanuatu Helicopters offers an air …

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What to do on a Phoenix USA stopover

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“Phoenix?” “Why on earth do you want to stop over in Phoenix?’ This was a question put to me by a guy cuing at the airpot in Cancun Mexico. Phoenix won out as we booked the trip home to Brisbane …

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Tulum Gran Cenote -Underwater Caves

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I’m incredibly sore today after yesterday afternoons antics of walking into a pole and almost breaking a rib. This morning we’re spending time at the Tulum Myan Ruins, so this afternoon we’re going to cool things down a little by grabbing …

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The Cats of Parque Kennedy

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Parque Kennedy, the heart of Miraflores, is home to painters, artisans, sellers of balloons and of delicious picarones. It is also home to around fifty cats that delight onlookers and tourists alike. But not everyone is so easy to impress …

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Mexican Ruins – Tulum a fortress by the sea

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Time, there’s never enough of it and with only a few days in Mexico before we head to the USA, we’re squeezing in as many experiences as we can. Elena’s been organising this whole epic journey and the plan for …

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CENTRAL AMERICA Puerto Morelos – Mexico

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I recon one of the hardest things to do when traveling is to leave behind the great friends you’ve just met. This was contently our problem during this trip. This morning we were leaving behind our great friends in Havana Cuba. It’s …

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Why we love Vanuatu – Our Pick of Top Destinations

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Vanuatu is your archetypal paradisiacal tropical island that is not too overrun by tourists. While some cruise ships make fleeting stops on one side of the main island, the reality is that the islands that make up Vanuatu are largely …

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Cuba, Our 10 Day Journey

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In a first of many to come we take a look at 10 days traveling through a country that’s about to undergo radical changes and the thawing of economic relations take hold. Cuba is a curiosity to the rest of …

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What to do in Trinidad Cuba

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As part of the newly trodden tourist triangle, Trinidad holds weight as a contender as one of the best beach towns in Cuba. With white sand beaches only 12km from town, a great historic centre and plenty of privately owned …

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