Our Last days in Sri Lanka-Galle Fort, Unawatuna and the Frangipani Tree.

Our last few days in Sri Lanka were spent at the Frangipani Tree on the South Coast of the country.  The hotel was based about a twenty minute tuk tuk ride to the world Heritage Sight of Galle, five-ten minutes to the beaches of Unawatuna and of course a five second stroll to that amazing pool […]

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The Kandy Hills, Tea Plantations, Elephants And One Clapped Out Van-Sri Lanka.

After fully resting up and exploring the hills of Kandy, we awaited our driver for the 5 hour journey through Sri Lanka to where the coconuts lie….Palm fringed golden beaches and the blue, blue Indian Ocean awaited us…..It just did not take us 5 hours…..Try 9 & 1/2! Originally we wanted to take a train […]

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Sunsets and Fire Flies, The Ellerton-Kandy.

After an evening at Casa Colombo  of pink swimming pools, gin and tonics and the hottest curry we have ever eaten and a good nights sleep in a neon pink lit bed, we grabbed a Tuk Tuk and made our way to Colombo Railway to catch the train to Kandy. Rushing through Colombo on a […]

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Isla Holbox

Simply…..Paradise! Isla Holbox is that perfect hidden paradise of barefoot wanderings and peaceful escapes.   A castaway island, palm trees galore and sunsets that would melt even the toughest types,  we certainly did save the complete best ‘til last on our Mexican Adventure and how lucky we were to find this authentic Mexican paradise.  A three […]

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Lake Como: La vita è bella

Swimming in pools, swimming in lakes, taking boat trips and of course lots and lots of gelato. My favourite thing about a European holiday is the slow morning, leisurely breakfasts and gentle walks, exploring new places without using too much energy.  We could have just stared and looked at the lake all day.  The tranquil […]

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