Phi Phi Perfect – A Day Trip to ‘The Beach’

Catapulted into the limelight after it featured in Danny Boyle’s 2000 Adventure-Drama ‘The Beach’, the secret island of Ko Phi Phi Ley is now one of the Thailand’s most popular tourist spots. Just a short speedboat ride from Phuket, Phi Phi Island attracts thousands of travellers each year, and while it is not quite so…

Countdown to Summer… Can Someone Let the Weatherman Know Please!

If, like me, you are counting the days until summer arrives in the Northern Hemisphere, then you will already know that we have just 18 sleeps to go until we can indulge in the glorious sunshine, daily BBQs, chilled white wines and alfresco lifestyles that come with the summer season…! Well, that’s the hope, at…

10 Beaches to Swim, Sunbathe, and Sink a Margarita this Summer

This ever-changing April weather makes me think of one thing, and one thing only, and that is going somewhere warmer and sunnier this summer!  Rain has become part of everyday life and while I can appreciate its good for the plants and the countryside, it’s not ideal for those of us who are itching to…