A THRILL SEEKER’S PARADISE – SIX FLAGS OVER TEXAS

Welcome to the first ever Six Flags Theme Park, a true piece of amusement and theme park history – Six Flags over Texas! Six Flags over Texas is located in Arlington, a 20 minute ride away from downtown Dallas and downtown Fort Worth. It was the nation’s first regional theme park and opened its doors to the public back in 1961. This particular Six Flags … Continue reading A THRILL SEEKER’S PARADISE – SIX FLAGS OVER TEXAS

TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – THE RIGHT MINDSET

Hi all, I came across today’s quote and it really made me think. A deep quote that is very fitting especially during Covid-19 time. The destination matters, but the way we think about the destination, the journey and all the things that come along with that matters maybe even more than the destination itself as the quote implies. We all want to have our summer … Continue reading TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – THE RIGHT MINDSET

EXPLORING THE ROYAL PARKS IN LONDON – BUSHY PARK PHOTO DIARY

The UK is famous for its monarchs, its beautiful villages and its many manor houses and castles. Often these magnificent properties came with lots of acres of land that were used for different purposes. Around London, many famous palaces are still in use and many of them are open to the public for viewings and visits. Bushy Park, located just on the outskirts of London in … Continue reading EXPLORING THE ROYAL PARKS IN LONDON – BUSHY PARK PHOTO DIARY

TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – IMPORTANT MISHAPS

Hi guys, Welcome back to another Travel Thursday Quote! I love today’s quote as I have experienced it myself many, many times over the past years and it is one of those things that are just true. “It is not the destination where you end up, but the mishaps and memories you create along the way.” – Penelope Riley Often the little mishaps turn into … Continue reading TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – IMPORTANT MISHAPS

SIX TIPS FOR GETTING YOUR FEET SUMMER AND SANDAL – READY

The warm summer days call for a change. We need to shed our winter skin and bring back our summer glow. I have already put away my winter clothes and those hot, stuffy boots in exchange for my beautiful summer outfits and pretty shoes. I like wearing sandals in the summer as they are light and airy, but my feet often do not look the … Continue reading SIX TIPS FOR GETTING YOUR FEET SUMMER AND SANDAL – READY

HURTIGRUTEN – SHIP VISIT MS ROALD AMUNDSEN CABINS

We already explored the public areas on MS Roald Amundsen such as the Science Center, lounge areas, restaurants, gym, sauna and of course the pool deck. In this post I want to show you some of the cabins that I had the pleasure of viewing. All cabins on MS Roald Amundsen are outside cabins and the majority come with their own balcony. Overall I can … Continue reading HURTIGRUTEN – SHIP VISIT MS ROALD AMUNDSEN CABINS

TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – A GOOD READ

Hi all, Escaping into another world can be great and what better way to escape and forget everything around us than to read a really catching and engaging book? “What I want in a good beach read is sunshine, drama, easy-reading and transportation to another world and other people’s problems.” – Jane Green Well, I cannot go to the beach right now to get a … Continue reading TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – A GOOD READ

HIKING IN ENGLAND – HINDHEAD COMMONS AND THE DEVIL’S PUNCH BOWL

We are all looking for things to do during lockdown and the social distancing times when shops, restaurants, sights, well really anything is closed and we are supposed to stay away from people. We are getting super bored and frustrated being stuck at home and doing the same over and over again. BUT, better times are definitely ahead for us here in the UK as … Continue reading HIKING IN ENGLAND – HINDHEAD COMMONS AND THE DEVIL’S PUNCH BOWL

HURTIGRUTEN – SHIP VISIT MS ROALD AMUNDSEN PUBLIC AREAS

Last year in 2019, I had the pleasure and chance of participating in a ship tour of Hurtigruten’s MS Roald Amundsen, the first ever Hybrid Expedition Ship in the world. It is the most environmental friendly and sustainable expedition ship there is right now, with the exception of MS Fridtjof Nansen, her sister ship of course. The use of hybrid technology reduces fuel consumption as … Continue reading HURTIGRUTEN – SHIP VISIT MS ROALD AMUNDSEN PUBLIC AREAS

THINGS TO DO IN PORT: COZUMEL – CHANKANAAB BEACH ADVENTURE PARK

Are you tired of going to the beach over and over again during your Caribbean cruise? Another day of playing in the sun, cooling down in the fabulous blue sea, building fun sand castles or relaxing while reading a book? I know it sounds horrible 🙂 and that is why I decided to visit Chankanaab Beach and Adventure Park in Cozumel. Many Cruise Lines stop … Continue reading THINGS TO DO IN PORT: COZUMEL – CHANKANAAB BEACH ADVENTURE PARK