Sandalwood, in ALL its glory

Sandalwood Koh Samui is a Mountain Community, with 10 stunning villas. During our stay, we stayed in the stunning villa called Plumeria, which was situated beside the reception and the breathtaking infinity pool. From the moment we opened the heavy wooden doors beside the pool, to enter our own private oasis, we knew this stay [...]


Plumeria…’s interesting what you find out, when you do a little research!

 The plumeria, according to google & wikipedia, symbolizes positivity and is used in leis and to celebrate SPECIAL occasions............. so its seems quite amazing that my husband would select this particular room, without knowing the most amazing fact of all. What he didn't know when booking the actual villa was one of the most popular of [...]

Blood, sweat (but no tears)…. arrival in paradise

Monday 25th September..... after wandering aimlessly around Singapore Airport after breakfast, we finally boarded our next business class flight, this time with Silkair, for the one and a half flight to Koh Samui. Once again, we got first dibs on getting through customs in Singapore, first to be seated for the flight, AND we were [...]

Singapore Airport….. the quest for more shut eye.

Monday 25th September, we arrived at Singapore Airport at around 12.30 am, and with our next flight not leaving until 8.20am, we had just on 8 hours to explore the different terminals at Changi Airport Singapore, and then attempt to get a little shut eye in the Business Class Lounge that our free tickets gave [...]

Business class meals, new musicals found and those little reminders of friends…..

Our flight from Melbourne to Singapore Airport was 7 hours and 50 minutes, departing at 6.25pm and arrival would not be until the wee hours of Monday Morning. So the best way to spend the time on board was of course eating,  watching movies, eating more, and then napping in comfort (rather than in twisted [...]

Officially on the road to adventure now- Thailand bound.

Well our adventure has now begun! Thailand bound. One of the most significant changes with THIS holiday was felt the moment we checked in. This is the first and probably the ONLY time we will travel business class (thanks to velocity and the free flight we received) and there we stood in a queue of  [...]