Vietnam Adventures: Sailing Halong Bay

Vietnam is fast becoming one of the most popular travel destinations in Southeast Asia, and with its breathtaking landscapes, limestone islands, enchanting heritage, beautiful beaches, friendly locals, lush rice fields, forested mountains, magical temples, and quite possibly, the best street food in the world, the popularity of this exotic gem is set to grow. Travelling…

Fiji Island Hopping

If there is one country in the world that was made for island hopping, it would have to be Fiji, an archipelago of more than 300 islands nestling comfortably in the azure waters of the Pacific Ocean.  A favourite with Honeymooners, world travellers, and families of every shape and size, the Fiji Islands have something…

Alila Purnama: Step Aboard for Asia’s Most Luxurious Sailing Experience

I recently read an article about Alila Purnama, a handcrafted Phinisi Ship that sails the waters of East Indonesia, and after doing some research and reading up on this ultra-modern, über luxurious sailing boat, I can confirm that this has gone straight to the top of my bucket list! Offering customised itineraries throughout the Indonesian…

Meet ‘Oupa ‘– The Friendliest Seal of Walvis Bay

If you are heading to Namibia on a self-drive holiday or overland safari adventure in 2015, there is one special activity that should be on your travel itinerary, and that is a boat trip in Walvis Bay.  There are lots of different trips and tours available, you can take a speedboat, a catamaran or a…

Friday’s Photo Session – Cruisin with my Baby!

When it comes to Cruising, they say you either love it or you hate it. With this in mind, we booked our first cruise from Los Angeles to Acapulco along Baja California with the clear intention that if we did not like it, we would disembark in Mexico and make our way home from there……

10 of the Best Cruise Routes to Take in 2012

The 1st of May has finally arrived (white rabbits, white rabbits, white rabbits!), and while the weather may not have caught up with the season in Northern Europe yet, we can be in no doubt that summer is on its way. To me, summer equals summer holidays, and so it will soon be time for…

Sailing into the Sunset aboard a Luxury Cruise Ship

There is nothing quite like boarding a luxury cruise ship for the first time, and anyone who enjoys cruising will know firsthand just how addictive this form of holidaying can become. These magnificent vessels decorated to the highest standards, are much like luxurious five-star hotels, and they have every modern convenience one could possibly wish…