5 Places To Eat In North Goa

5 Places To Eat In North Goa

Goa is food heaven for many including me (big seafood fan). On our recent trip, we ate at some lovely restaurants. Goa has so many good places to eat and its hard to pick one. We were a group of at least 8 and our…

2020 Travel Wishlist

2020 Travel Wishlist

Another decade gone and still have so much of the world to see. Travel habits have definitely changed for us for various reasons over the past ten years. We never plan well in advance where we are going in the year. It tends to be what…

Travels to Film & TV Locations

Travels to Film & TV Locations

Is your travel location driven by your favourite film/tv series? There are pros and cons to visiting film sets. Pros include you get to pretend you are a celebrity (me), it makes you appreciate how much work goes into filming just 30 seconds and it…

Afternoon Tea at Emirates Palace

Afternoon Tea at Emirates Palace

We were staying at Bab Al Qasr, right opposite the Emirates Palace, and it would have been rude not to go and see what the craze for the gold flaked cappuccino was all about. I had booked in for Afternoon Tea for two for the…

Bab Al Qasr Hotel, Abu Dhabi

Bab Al Qasr Hotel, Abu Dhabi

Located on the Corniche Beach,  Bab Al Qasr has a striking copper look and is hard to miss amongst the neighbouring Towers. From one side of the hotel, you can see the Arabian Gulf and the other the grand Emirates Palace. The Presidential Palace & Emirates Palace…

Change In Travel Habits

Change In Travel Habits

Travelling during the school holidays sure makes the cost of adventures much more expensive hence the reason Kev & I try to travel off-peak.  However, recently we have had quite a few peak time breaks and they have been really good. Exploring more within the…

Cappadocia (Kapadokya)

Cappadocia (Kapadokya)

Known as the land of beautiful horses, mystery and freedom, Cappadocia is located in the centre of Turkey. I booked our package to Cappadocia with Neopolis Travel. Hakan, the contact at the travel agent, was efficient and accommodating ensuring we had everything in place for…

Fairmont Bab Al Bahr

Fairmont Bab Al Bahr

Fairmont Bab Al Bahr is located in a prime location and a good base to explore Abu Dhabi. The hotel has its own private beach and boasts beautiful views of Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque. The lounge area is grand and spacious – perfect to make…

3 Nights in Dubai

3 Nights in Dubai

My cousins were out in Dubai over Christmas and they asked if we wanted to join them over New Year Eve..Okay then (any reason for some quick winter sun).  We flew with Emirates on the 30th of December to celebrate New Years Eve in Dubai.…

Afternoon Tea at Al Fayrooz Lounge

Afternoon Tea at Al Fayrooz Lounge

With so many luxurious hotels and venue, it is really hard to pick one to go for Afternoon Tea. The Al Fayrooz Lounge was a recommendation and we decided to enjoy our tea here. The Al Fayrooz Lounge is in located one of the Madinet…