Road Trip

Driving Jebel Hafeet

Driving Jebel Hafeet

Think of the United Arab Emirates and chances are the first thing that comes to mind is miles and miles of sand dunes blistering under a blazing sun.  Now, we certainly do have plenty of desert out here, but there are also quite a few mountains as well.  Something a…

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African Penguins Simons Town

Penguins of Simon’s Town

Before we get to the penguins of Simon’s Town, allow me to tell you a little story… The first time I went speed dating a rather handsome chap sat opposite me and asked me a question: puppies or penguins? Now, I’m certain he thought that was a completely innocent question…

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Driving Across Sri Lanka

Driving Across Sri Lanka

We spent 7 hours driving across Sri Lanka, stopping and starting, overtaking at a speed there is no way my mother would approve of, desperately wishing that I’d worn a sports bra.  As we passed through an incredibly varied and beautiful landscape, which had cows wandering across the road, bright colourful…

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Hofburg Palace

3 COUNTRY ROAD TRIP – DAY THREE: ViIENNA

As we made our way out of Karlsplatz station I was greeted by blinding sunshine, it seemed to bounce off of every surface. Taking in the amazing architecture, I reached into the bag for my camera to discover that it had somehow managed to switch itself on and the battery…

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3 COUNTRY ROAD TRIP

Tomorrow Phil and I are heading off on our longest road trip yet… and we are rather excited about it! Starting from our lovely Brussels home, our first stop will be Nuremberg. Where we have three things that we want to check out; to start with as Nuremberg dates back…

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