Shoreham… making happy memories

Now that we are home bound for quite a while, we have decided to treat our own hometown of Victoria as a special destination.... and our first stop was to re-visit Shoreham (on the Mornington Peninsula). For many years i actively avoided returning to Shoreham, as my last visit there was supposed to be a … Continue reading Shoreham… making happy memories

Advertisements

Why jump on a plane when you have this out your front door….

2018 is my year to stop and smell the roses. It's the year we stop travelling and take the time to appreciate all the wonderful things we have right on our doorstep. Over the last few years i have been very lucky to travel to the most exotic places in the world. I have sipped … Continue reading Why jump on a plane when you have this out your front door….

Thanks for visiting my travel blog

  Welcome to my travel blog. Grab a coffee, dream of a destination and then select the country in the band above.... and become inspired! Getting away from the hum-drum of life (be it for a weekend locally or overseas at an exotic destination) is what this blog is all about! After enjoying a massive … Continue reading Thanks for visiting my travel blog

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 … Continue reading Sandalwood, in ALL its glory

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

┬áThe plumeria, according to google & wikipedia,┬ásymbolizes 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 … Continue reading Plumeria…..it’s interesting what you find out, when you do a little research!

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

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