One the last leg of our caravan drive from Queenstown to New Zealand, we were headed to Lake Taupo and then on to Hobbiton. At the start of our drive, we passed one of those small green or brown signs that said scenic view. (Yes, I am still trying to get through all our photos […]
In January of 2017, we visited the Amansara in Siem Reap, Cambodia. If you are looking for true luxury, 5 star experience in SE Asia, then look no further. You have arrived. Amansara Siem Reap The Amansara, a Virtuoso property, provides guests the opportunity to discover Angkor in luxury. No detail is too small with this […]
One of my favorite wineries on Waiheke Island is Man O’War Vineyards. The rugged drive to the “other side of the island” is well worth it to reach this isolated and beautiful beach front winery on the Man O’War Bay. We stopped here on our visit to Waiheke Island in September 2015. Man O’War Vineyards Why: […]
Finally, we arrived in Hawke’s Bay! Wine Time. We thought a stop at Black Barn Vineyards was necessary before checking into the holiday park.
After our night in Martinborough, we headed on to Hastings. Around lunchtime, we started looking for a place to eat. What we stumbled upon was the Tui HQ Brewery.
On our last trip to French Polynesia, we went to Bora Bora. Here are our thoughts on visiting Vaitape, the main town on Bora Bora. For most, Bora Bora is a honeymoon or romantic destination. To some, it has the reputation of Bore-a Bore-a, i.e., there is not much on the island but resorts.