Part 2: Dreaming in Disneyland

Disneyland   The happiest place on earth!   When I was a little girl, I loved Disney movies.   I particularly loved Sleeping Beauty.  I watched it over and over and over again. I would tell my Mum when she would tuck me into bed how when I was older and I had a great…

Part 1: LA Life

I boarded the Southwest Airlines flight, in anticipation for the monumental journey that I was about to face.  No pretence lies behind these brown eyes… the forthcoming blog piece/s are going to track the journey of me, my mother and her best friend (all of us Aussies), around California, Nevada and Arizona; all in the…

Blissful Bali

It was going to be epic…. 4 (single) girls traveling to Bali for our friend Marcelle’s 30th birthday.   Here’s a snapshot of how to do Bali with girlfriends.  Gird your loins, it’s about to get cray cray up in here. Flight I caught Singapore Airlines flight that went from San Francisco (SFO) to Denpesar (DPS)…

Trippin’ Tokyo

This is my first guest post from a family member on their recent trip to Japan – I hope you enjoy this article from JP Thor.  JP Thor is a pilot and traveler, he loves to explore the world as well as making dams in the family property.     It was always going to…

Orlando and Miami in 96 hours

One of the amazing things about the US of A is that everything is so accessible.  You can use an app (Task Rabbit) to get somebody to pick up your spiced mulled wine that you forgot was the key ingredient to your recipe or you can travel without having to plan ahead. THIS IS ONE…

Indulgent India: Weddings, Castles and Temples.

On the plane flying to India (in a state of trepidation and excitement) an Indian gentleman was my on my right hand side in the plane seat next to me.  As is customary in a plane; we began our small talk.  He was a professor for a university; one of the Ivy League colleges in…