A Taste of the UK

Featuring: Newcastle, Edinburgh, London & Cardiff (via Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates) I have no idea how this ultimate Trash TV Fan Girl (me), convinced her lad to start our holiday with a weekend in Newcastle, home of the MTV series Geordie Shore. BUT to my hearts content we arrived at our hotel, [...]

Melbourne at a Glance

Again, I had an incentive through work to earn some free flights with Air New Zealand. I took it upon myself to take a quick "mental health" break, over the ditch, and spent a long weekend with a dear friend that has lived there for a few years. On the days she worked, I explored... [...]

Taste USA in TEXAS

Featuring: San Antonio, Bandera, Fredericksburg, Austin and Houston With special thanks to: Discover USA, Air New Zealand and Texas Tourism I think my challenge for this blog is going to be trying to write about my ten wonderful days without 1) writing a novel and 2)  over using "love" "beautiful" "authentic" "fantastic" . I really [...]