Hawaii 2019

I wanted to share with you my first Holiday for 2019, yay! This year I was lucky enough to visit Hawaii for the first time and thanks to @alohadownunder I got to stay in a couple of hotels fo-free! Now, because Hawaii is known for beach and shopping, I decided against taking Jordy with me, [...]

Tahiti Famil 2018

Hey Guys, Another Famil trip with work, where I was lucky enough to visit Tahiti for four days in November 2018! I thought I would list some cute features of a few of the hotels I visited (or you can just enjoy the photo spam). Tahiti tips in general: Airport has no air-conditioning. Get a [...]

Gold Coast

In Broad Beach and Surfers Paradise. I spent four days in the Gold Coast on another Famil and I thought I would share a taste (literally, I ate so much!) of my little adventure Day 1 Dreamworld - goes without saying, right?   The Collective, Palm Beach @thecollectivepalmbeach #thecollectivepalmbeach is a new dining area (formerly [...]

Iceland Express

The land of the Vikings. We started our five day Icelandic adventure with a 2am wake up to get to Luton (UK) airport for our 6am Ezy Jet flight, but when you have scenery as beautiful as what we saw when we landed, what does a hideously early start matter! It is pretty easy to [...]

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 [...]