• DaLa Spa Ubud. Float Away In A Flower Bath

  • Flying In A Helicopter Over A Volcano Crater

  • Sleeping With The Elephants In Bali

  • Luxury Travel Packing List

Costa Rica – Perfect For Family Travel

go karts enginesHave you ever been somewhere in this glorious big wide world, and suddenly you remember how special it was. You remember a moment.  You remember the fragrance. Or you remember something else that is special. In late 2013 we travelled through Central America, and when we arrived by plane in San Jose Costa […]

Keep Confident When Travelling

Whether you are a younger or older adult, incontinence can should not interfere with your travel plans.  No-one wants to miss a plane being caught in the airport bathroom. Nor is it fun to walk around all day with your jacket tied around your waist. You might be a busy Mum who has recently experienced […]

Housesitting For A Healthy Lifestyle

We have been pet and housesitting our way around the world for the past four years. We sold our home and successfully travelled to 65 countries so far; and we are still going!  I guess it isn’t your average life for some, but it is certainly a life we love, and we’d like to tell you […]

Experience Traditional Balinese Charm at Kori Ubud

go karts enginesUbud was once ‘just’ a tiny mountainside town in Bali, Indonesia.  Nestled in lush green forests with a deep river ravine etched between the rolling hills and rice paddies, Ubud has now become a haven for tourists visiting Bali. Many travellers visit seeking peace, and serenity, and of course the traditional charm of […]

Best Restaurant & Eating Out In Ubud

go karts enginesEating out involves a lot more than just getting a bite to eat. It isn’t just about the food.  It isn’t just about the location. And it sure isn’t just about the price. So we went hunting, and we found what we believe to be the all round best restaurant in Ubud. Here […]

DaLa Spa Ubud. Float Away In A Flower Bath

go karts enginesPinch me. Am I awake? Walking into 5 star DaLa Spa is like walking in your own living dream. You are awake. You have to pinch yourself that it is real. Or is it? I wander through the tropical lush gardens of Alaya Ubud Resort, and from the first step inside, DaLa Spa exudes opulence. Where in the […]

Flying In A Helicopter Over A Volcano Crater

Staying at the Elephant Safari Park Lodge has been incredible.  We’ve just spent the last hour talking with the owners of the Elephant Sanctuary, and during this conversation, Nigel Mason invited us to join his wife Yanie in there recently acquired luxury helicopter with their reasonably new company – Bali Adventure Sky Tours to fly over […]

Sleeping With The Elephants In Bali

go karts enginesI’m relaxing by the pool at the 5 star resort we stayed at in Sanur, reading a glossy Luxury Travel Magazine. It is only now I read and learn about a unique Safari Lodge out from Ubud, and right here in Bali. Having done several Safari Lodges in Africa, I thought that experiencing one […]

Relax Overlooking the Rice Fields At Alaya Ubud

go karts enginesThink of Ubud in Bali, and you can think of either of two things. The hustle and bustle of a once hippy town; now turned into a central bustling hub of modern earthy stores; fabulous restaurants; authentic Balinese culture; with hip and trendy hangouts. Or … You can think of the Ubud surrounding area. […]

Family Travel Ecotourism Temples And More

go karts engines Articles that talk about our world journey Learning Travels – Culture Travels with Kids by Marta … …wrote this great EcoTourism article about us visiting a Bear Sanctuary in the snowy mountains of Romania the Christmas time of 2014. Are ecotourism and family vacations an impossible match? And Sarah Osio from Travelosio includes […]

WIN A BALI 5 STAR EXPERIENCE AT MAYA SANUR – COMPETITION

go karts enginesWIN a 5 star experience at Maya Sanur Bali Picture yourself lying here – relaxed and stress – free at Maya Sanur Resort and Spa.   Picture yourself sitting here for breakfast at Maya Sanur Resort and Spa. Picture yourself watching the sunrise from Maya Sanur Resort and Spa.   Picture yourself strolling by this awesome […]

Maya Sanur – 5 Star Style With A Smile

Can you believe we are in Bali – again? Yes, even though we were only here in late January this year, with a gap in our world travel agenda, and great prices on flights, we have returned yet again to Bali. So if you are looking at these awesome photos, you might be thinking it is […]

Best Value Family Accommodation Seminyak Bali

go karts enginesEarlier this year we visited Bali, and when our resort we booked didn’t work out, we literally walked in off the streets, and booked the Ramada Encore Bali Seminyak, so when we returned to Bali again, we decided we would stay here again. Flights from Australia usually arrive to Bali at night.  We had […]

Luxury Travel Packing List

go karts enginesBefore you set foot on that next aeroplane, it is time to pack your case. Whether it is a business trip, or time for a luxury holiday, you want to look your best. You also don’t want to lug a case full of clothes and accessories that weigh a ton, and want to ensure […]