From May, 2018

Good Morning Vietnam

We said our farewell to Singapore in true style… trishaw rides through Little India followed by a Singapore Sling at the top of the Marina Bay Sands hotel in the bar, Ce La Vie. (Their spelling not mine!). The views from the top were amazing and we all decided that we loved Singapore Slings! Raffles…

Singapore…. Day 9

This really is a tour of contrasts! Imagine on Sunday we were being blessed by the Pope in Rome, the next day we were driving past the India Gate in Delhi. The next day we were baking in 45 deg in Agra looking at one of the world’s most lavish declarations of love, The Taj…

India… it ain’t half hot Mom……

India has been hot hot hot. We arrived after a night flight and a 2 hour delay and hit the ground running. Literally. This has been our first delayed flight and with the best will in the world it’s part of the experience of travel. However, the relatively short delay today meant the difference between…

Arrividerci Roma

Day 5 – Arrividerci Roma Another baking hot day in Rome but we all made the most of our time in the city. Some went off to the big market, some basked in the glory of Piazza Navona, the most beautiful square in Rome – in my humble opinion! Others in the group came with…

Around the world in 32 days…

  We set off today on the Global Explorer. A Thirty two day adventure visiting 14 cities in 12 countries and covering a distance of 31,000 miles. Wow….. We have started our journey in Lucerne, Switzerland – a charming little city in the Swiss Alps nestled between the mountains of Pilatus and Rigi and at…