Imagine driving through roads lined by tropical palm trees and surrounded by endless sugarcane fields; then cruising beside azure blue coastal shores with sandy white beaches, to see rugged mountains emerging in the distance. Welcome to Mauritius.
Kyoto is the spiritual oasis of Japan. The magnificent facades of its many temples and shrines, and the lush ambiance of its Japanese gardens, captured our hearts. From the ancient streets of Gion where the geishas wander, to the golden balconies of the Kinkakuji temple, every area we […]
When we were in Japan, chasing cherry blossoms, we noticed our Instagram feed was full of beautiful photos of the tulip fields in Lisse, that look like they go on for miles and miles. I had first looked into this, along with the Keukenhof Gardens, when we visited […]
We’ve always professed at being hotel snobs (when we can). Our snobbishness isn’t over service, quality or facilities (although they help!). Instead, we look for the best views, balconies and proximity to the hub of where we want to be. After a few searches, we found Meliá, Alicante […]
During the month of March 2018, having had enough of the cold, blustery weather back home in Scotland, we were starting to crave the warmth that only a beach holiday could provide. However, wanting to save our already limited leave days from work, we decided to make do […]
This blog post follows on from the previous Our Maldives Honeymoon – Part 1, where we talk about the location, travel and accommodation – during our honeymoon on Kuramathi Island Resort. There is also our Dined & Wined in the Maldives blog post, entirely dedicated to our culinary experiences […]
Read our Maldives Honeymoon – Part 1 and Part 2 for more about our Maldives trip So, we started writing our Maldives Guide – Part 2 – and realised that we could have an entire blog post on just our food and drink experiences …so that’s exactly what we […]