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Snow covered ski fields of Val Thorens

Val Thorens Ski Resort -Where the Season Starts Early and Ends Late

At an altitude of 2300 meters, Val Thorens ski resort France is considered to be the highest in Europe. Due to the altitude this purposely built ski in and ski out Ski Resort, pretty much guarantees snow as early as November […]

Old town street of Havana, Cuba

5 Interesting things to learn before you head to Havana Cuba

Havana Cuba is definitely one of the most colourful places that I have visited over the years with its old colonial period buildings and people cruising around in their vintage cars,  You really do feel like you have stepped back […]

Helpful Hints for Tackling Three Peaks Challenge

Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike & Mount Snowdon Everyone loves a challenge whether it is running a marathon, swimming the English Channel or even climbing some of the worlds highest peaks. It is what makes us humans always wanting to push […]

5 Fun History Facts about Ponte Vecchio Bridge, Florence Italy

Ponte Vecchio Bridge Ponte Vecchio Bridge is one of the great icons of Florence Italy and considered to be one of the most famous bridges in the world. The Ponte Vecchio Bridge (meaning “Old Bridge”), is a medieval stone three-arch bridge over the Arno River […]

A Backdrop for Romance Stories Pembroke Castle Wales

Pembroke Castle Wales A Backdrop for Romance Stories Have you ever watched a movie or read a book about a place or location and thought to yourself, I want to go there someday? Well, that sums up Pembroke Castle Wales for […]

Pillows Anna van den Vondel Amsterdam, A Home Away from Home

Pillows Anna van den Vondel, Amsterdam Netherlands A Home away from Home When asked to describe my stay at the Pillows Anna van den Vondel Amsterdam, a particular quote automatically comes to mind. I am unsure of the author but it says […]

A paradise awaits in Melia Zanzibar Tanzania

Melia Zanzibar Tanzania A paradise awaits in Melia Zanzibar Tanzania I thought I would treat myself and my husband to some luxury and relaxation at Melia Zanzibar after reaching the summit of Mt Kilimanjaro and camping with the Maasai warriors. I am […]

The Grand opening of the Courtyard by Marriott, Edinburgh

Courtyard by Marriott Edinburgh The Grand opening of the Courtyard by Marriott When I was contacted by the PR Rep for the Marriott and asked if I wanted to fly to Edinburgh to attend the GRAND OPENING of  Courtyard by Marriott. I quickly […]