Fun, Travel

Vegas Baby

Sandi over at http://ahhsome.wordpress.com/ is off to Vegas for her birthday and it reminded me of my own trip to Vegas a few years ago, about 2006. I know that whatever happens is Vegas is supposed to stay there but I shall share my story with you (as long as you promise not to tell… Continue reading Vegas Baby

Musings, Travel

Habits you miss on holiday

When you go away you get to experience a new country and culture and way of doing things but you also miss what you're used to. Going away always highlights to me my habits and routine, it all gets thrown out of whack when you're not at home, some examples .... - getting ready :… Continue reading Habits you miss on holiday

Photography, Travel

A Parisian Affair

Paris is a beautiful city full of historic cream stone buildings, ornate bridges and wide pavements built for strolling past the river on. Like any city, there are contradictions, beauty paired with busy roads where drivers seem to take their lives in their hands, chic women in designer clothes walking past the homeless and delicious croissants being sold next to MacDonalds.  A weekend… Continue reading A Parisian Affair

Musings, Travel

A Hotel in the Haysack

I didn't blog yesterday as planned so two are arriving today! Basically I spent most of the day trying to book a weekend in Paris for my b'day in March. sigh. I've never stayed in Paris before, just done a day trip so I'm looking forward to really seeing the city properly and eating some… Continue reading A Hotel in the Haysack