"You may have the universe if I may have Italy." - Giuseppe Verdi, Italian composer. At 2,681 metres strange things can happen. While we were admiring the sun glinting off the glacier of Mt Marmolada, Mr 77 got whacked in his privates with the pointy end of a Nordic walking stick. I turned to exclaim... Continue Reading →
Procida – the enchanting isle!
...There are orchards and vineyards that look like imperial gardens. There are beaches of fine white sand and smaller beaches covered with pebbles and shells, hidden between great cliffs that overhang the water. Seagulls nest in the rocks there, and wild tortoises, and in the early morning, you can hear the birds cries... On calm... Continue Reading →
The Lake Escape – The Entrance House – Central Coast NSW
Covid has certainly hampered non-essential travel for most of us. Yet as the regions tentatively open up to tourism a wonderful location close to Sydney and Newcastle is the NSW Central Coast. The Entrance and Long Jetty are often overlooked as a holiday destination. However if you are looking for a beachside family and... Continue Reading →
Palm Cove – North Queensland – Australia
Palm Cove is known as the Spa capital of Australia. Located in Tropical North Queensland, it is a fantastic destination for those seeking complete bliss and relaxation. It is well known as a favourite escape for weddings, honeymoons, girl’s weekends and indulgent spa weekends. However it is also a fantastic place to holiday with a young... Continue Reading →