Brunch at the Emirates Palace

My last few days in Abu Dhabi were perfectly relaxing – just what I needed. My trip there mostly involved  lots of time by the pool, gym, shopping, waterpark rides, movies and the most wonderful brunch at the Emirates Palace. Ok, that probably doesn’t … Continue reading

Sun & Sand at Yas Beach

The other day I had the most wonderful time at Yas Beach. It was the first time I’d been there and I had no idea how lovely it was! We got a pass from our hotel here on the island, … Continue reading

Getting Pampered at the Viceroy

I just had the most wonderful, blissful day getting pampered to the core at the Viceroy Hotel, here in Abu Dhabi. After working offshore for 5 weeks, I feel like I deserve a bit of pampering! We chose the ‘Energising … Continue reading

Arriving in Abu Dhabi

I’m finally off the boat and enjoying my vacation in Abu Dhabi! It is hot. Like stepping in an outdoor sauna kind of hot. But I love it. I’ve recently been to the Arctic, North Sea then Newfoundland, so not … Continue reading

The Alternative Travel Magazine – Cereal

When most of us think of travel magazines, our minds flick to images of that classy oceanfront resort, the restaurant with panoramic views and hammocks on a serene beach. We all love to dream of beautiful destinations and checking in to … Continue reading

A Day in St. John’s, Newfoundland

My boat just had a quick port call in St. John’s, Canada. After transiting from the North Sea for over a week, it was great having the chance to hop off and meander through a new town! St. John’s is … Continue reading

A Pinterest Wedding

My sister just recently got engaged! My sister is my best friend. We’re like two peas in a pod, so I am beyond happy and excited for her and her fiance. They make the most adorable couple. As soon as … Continue reading

Links I Love

1. I really love the group of writers at Elite Daily. The women section is all about female empowerment. I read them and think ‘Yes!’ or ‘This is a seriously good life lesson’ and immediately feel the need to share … Continue reading

Cape Verde Attractions to Discover

I’ve been reminiscing over past summers. Growing up my dad used to take our family on adventurous holidays every year. We still try to keep this tradition as much as we can. My dad is a true outdoor, adventure man. He’d … Continue reading