PRINCESS CRUISES – SAPPHIRE PRINCESS: BARS, CLUBS AND ENTERTAINMENT

Hello my lovely readers! In the last ship tour post of the Sapphire Princess, we explored the restaurants and eateries on board to see where one can eat, what sorts of meals, snacks and eating venues are included in the cruise fare and which are at an additional cost. Today, I want to focus on the bars, clubs and entertainment venues. These venues were super … Continue reading PRINCESS CRUISES – SAPPHIRE PRINCESS: BARS, CLUBS AND ENTERTAINMENT

VENTNOR BOTANIC GARDEN – BRITAIN’S HOTTEST GARDEN, UK

The Isle of Wight, just of the cost of mainland England, is such a popular holiday destinations for Brits and I can see absolutely why. The island is so scenic, the views are just breathtaking and there is plenty to do. One of the popular tourist attractions on the Ilse of Wight is Ventnor Botanic Garden in Ventnor. WHY IS IT KNOW AS BRITAIN’S HOTTEST … Continue reading VENTNOR BOTANIC GARDEN – BRITAIN’S HOTTEST GARDEN, UK

PRINCESS CRUISES – SAPPHIRE PRINCESS: WHERE TO EAT

I sailed on the beautiful Sapphire Princess just after its refurbishment was completed back in 2018 and I cannot believe how long it took me to get this post out! But it is finally here. There are plenty of public areas, restaurants, pools and more on the Sapphire Princess that I want to highlight and talk about. Therefore, I am breaking up the ship tour … Continue reading PRINCESS CRUISES – SAPPHIRE PRINCESS: WHERE TO EAT

TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – OCEAN, SEASHELLS AND SAND

Hi all, Another week, another Travel Thursday Quote! I am a beach, sun and sea person. As a little kid and even now, I never miss an opportunity to go into the sea, play in the sand and find some interesting looking seashells. “I believe in the ocean curing all bad moods. I believe in the waves wiping away worries. I believe in seashells bringing … Continue reading TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – OCEAN, SEASHELLS AND SAND

TRAVELLING DURING COVID TIMES IN THE UK – MY PERSONAL EXPERIENCE

I took a small weekend trip a few weeks ago to the Isle of Wight. One ferry crossing with the car, one night in a hotel and some sightseeing to test the waters, as they say, how travelling is during Covid times, here in the UK. My partner and I went away from Sunday to Monday for our short trip. We decided to shift our … Continue reading TRAVELLING DURING COVID TIMES IN THE UK – MY PERSONAL EXPERIENCE

TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – FULFILLMENT

Hi all, Today’s quote is very fitting considering the current world climate. During lockdown, many of us struggled. Constantly being confined to the indoors with no opportunity for exploration left us feeling drained, frustrated, sad, anxious and the list of emotions and feelings probably goes on. Travel is part of daily life nowadays. It is an integral part of what we do and who we … Continue reading TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – FULFILLMENT

TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – TRAVEL MAKES YOU MODEST

Hi guys, I hope you are well! Sometimes, we feel like the world is a small place. We are so connected nowadays, but travelling to see destinations and places emphasise this. “Travel makes one modest, you see what a tiny place you occupy in the World.” – Gustave Flaubert Travelling, at least for me, is part of who I am. It makes me a better person, … Continue reading TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – TRAVEL MAKES YOU MODEST

5 STYLISH AND FUNCTIONAL TRAVEL ACCESSORIES THAT MAKE YOU HAPPY

Going on holiday already makes me happy, but the right travel accessories can make a trip even more enjoyable. I personally love travel accessories for so many reasons. They are super handy, practical and help you to stay on top of your holiday plans as they keep you organised. Some are just so unique that you will definitely stand out from the crowd. But the … Continue reading 5 STYLISH AND FUNCTIONAL TRAVEL ACCESSORIES THAT MAKE YOU HAPPY

TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – FOOTPRINTS PAST AND FUTURE

Hi everyone, It is Travel Quote time! I find today’s quote very sweet and I was intrigued by it. I had to put my thinking cap on and reflect on this quote. We can see where we have been, but I guess the ultimate question is where will we go? “Our footprints always follow us on days when it’s been snowing. They always show us … Continue reading TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – FOOTPRINTS PAST AND FUTURE

WHY I AM NOT BOOKING A HOLIDAY TO GO ABROAD IN 2020

We all want a break. We all need a break. We are all desperate to get away for a while and just leave our worries behind. For many of us that means using our annual holiday to take a vacation abroad. Away from home in a different country, miles away from home if possible. Well, a neighbouring country will do as well. The point is many … Continue reading WHY I AM NOT BOOKING A HOLIDAY TO GO ABROAD IN 2020

TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – TRAVELLING WITH LOVED ONCE

Hi all, July is almost over, but summer is still well underway. Luckily, the weather allows us to see friends and family outside in parks now since lockdown restrictions have eased here in the UK and that is worth a lot! Most sights and attractions are still closed, but as long as I can see my friends, sit in the sun with perhaps a nice, … Continue reading TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – TRAVELLING WITH LOVED ONCE

THE REAL UNDERGROUND MINING EXPERIENCE – BIG PIT NATIONAL COAL MUSEUM, WALES

One of the most extraordinary and interesting places in the UK must be the Big Pit National Coal Museum. This museum with World Heritage status gives you the opportunity to go on an underground tour with a real miner and experience at first hand what life used to be underground for men, woman, children and even animals. Big Pit is located in the Blaenavon area … Continue reading THE REAL UNDERGROUND MINING EXPERIENCE – BIG PIT NATIONAL COAL MUSEUM, WALES