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  • sunset, mooloolaba, mooloolaba beach, beach, silhouette

    Mooloolaba

    My Mooloolaba holiday is over and I’m suffering with some post holiday blues so what better activity is there to do than to re-live the holiday by writing a blog post about it! We…

    March 8, 2018
  • beach, beach walk, sunset, sunrise, surf, sand, ocean,

    8 Benefits of a beach holiday

    In just two sleeps we are leaving for a holiday at Mooloolaba on the Sunshine Coast, just an hour or so north of Brisbane.  I have been craving some time at the beach for…

    February 8, 2018
  • tulips, tulip, yellow, flowers, flower, floriade, canberra, spring

    Floriade 2017 – Canberra

    Floriade ….. TICK! If you follow me on Instagram and/or Facebook you’d know that I’ve recently been in Canberra for Floriade.  I went with a friend and we had a lovely time.  We stayed…

    October 12, 2017
  • sydney, harbour bridge, australia, bridge

    Quiet places to relax in Sydney

    This is a sponsored post I’m a born and bred Brisbane girl but I’ve had a sister living in Sydney and have been fortunate enough to have had many visits there over recent years…

    September 7, 2017
  • vivid, light, music, ideas, sydney, vivid sydney

    Vivid Sydney – this time last year

    Around this time last year I was in Sydney!  I had gone to Sydney to spend the day on the Sun Princess and the night in a really lovely hotel room at the Intercontinental…

    June 8, 2017
  • whale, whales, whale watching, hervey bay, queensland, australia, boat, frazer island,

    The first ever whale watching experience

    One of the things that was on the disorganised bucket list that I kept in my head was to go whale watching.  If you read my blog regularly, you’d know that I’m now in…

    April 27, 2017
  • Lifou – New Caledonia

    The third and final port stop on our December 2016 South Pacific Cruise was Lifou, New Caledonia.  I’ve shared about our first stop at Efate, Vanuatu (Port Vila) and second at Mystery Island, Vanuatu. …

    February 9, 2017
  • Mystery Island – Vanuatu

    Last week I posted about our first port stop at the island of Efate, Vanuatu on our recent South Pacific Cruise.  Today we take a look at our second port of call which was…

    January 26, 2017
  • Blue Lagoon, Efate, Vanuatu

    The Island of Efate – Vanuatu

    If you’ve been following along on the blog you’d know I’d recently (early-mid December 2016) been on a cruise.  My first ever cruise!  It was an eight days and eight nights South Pacific Cruise…

    January 19, 2017
  • lifou, new caledonia, cruise, island, royal caribbean, legend of the seas, ocean, south pacific,

    Cruise Convert

    Ahoy there!  I have returned safely from my maiden sea voyage.  Yes, my first ever cruise.  It was an eight (8) day and eight (8) night South Pacific cruise on Royal Caribbean’s – Legend…

    December 15, 2016
  • cruising, cruise ship,

    Sail away, sail away, sail away

    Hi there!  Before you start reading, can I suggest you pop down just below and hit play on Enya’s song ‘Orinoco Flow (Sail Away)’.  It’ll help set the mood for the post as you…

    December 1, 2016
  • orangutan, indonesia, kalimantan

    Discovering Orangutans – Indonesia

    A travel story by Stephanie Brookes about my favourite animal, the Orangutan ~ Min A journey on the Rungan River, Central Kalimantan allows you to explore primate country, experience traditional village life on the river…

    October 18, 2016