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March 23, 2018 / / Gifts

I’ve always hated shopping.  I don’t think I’m alone amongst men either.  The very thought of going into town with the sole objective of ‘shopping’ brings me out in a…

January 31, 2018 / / Rants and Raves

It’s rainy, windy, dreary and very grey outside. Well it is January I suppose. Being a sun-lover, Mr. C hates this time of the year and moans like crazy about…

December 17, 2017 / / 2017 - Our Year Out

Hong Kong was to be our final fling – the last stop on our round-the-world jaunt, so as we boarded our plane in Singapore we were both excited, but at…

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December 4, 2017 / / 2017 - Our Year Out

There are a couple of definites in Singapore.  Heat and humidity is one and high-end shopping as far as the eye can see is the other.  These were exactly the…

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November 30, 2017 / / 2017 - Our Year Out

Before we started this round of our travels, we’d decided that we were going to make our visit to Malaysia more of a ‘beach break’ than another marathon week of…

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November 30, 2017 / / Christmas Blogs
November 17, 2017 / / 2017 - Our Year Out

Our whistle-stop tour of the Southern Hemisphere took us to the Melbourne area next. Melbourne, Australia’s second city has been voted ‘The Best City in the World’ to live recently…

November 10, 2017 / / 2017 - Our Year Out

Auckland to Sydney, just three hours separates them but the difference between the two countries is apparent from the minute you land. New Zealand, stunning as it is, is quiet…

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November 8, 2017 / / 2017 - Our Year Out

How were we to top the last few days? What was North Island going to offer?  Could it possibly get any better?  South Island gave us some of the most…

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October 26, 2017 / / 2017 - Our Year Out

South Island, New Zealand proved to be as idyllic as we’d expected.  Apart from our fleeting but gorgeous visit to Cape Cod, the bit of our adventures I’d most been…

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