Walking on Water – Independence of the Seas

MS Independence of the Seas is a Freedom-class cruise ship operated by the Royal Caribbean cruise line that entered service in April 2008. The 15-deck ship can accommodate 4,370 passengers and is served by 1,360 crew 28 APRIL – 1 MAY 2017: With my Aunty’s birthday approaching, we thought a mini cruise would be nice…

When in Amsterdam….

29 – 31 AUGUST 2016: Amsterdam is the Netherlands’ capital, known for its artistic heritage, elaborate canal system and narrow houses with gabled facades, legacies of the city’s 17th-century Golden Age. Its Museum District houses the Van Gogh Museum, works by Rembrandt and Vermeer at the Rijksmuseum, and modern art at the Stedelijk. Cycling is…

Sex & the City – Brussels

08 – 10 JANUARY 2016: To celebrate the end of my twenties, my sister planned a surprise weekend trip! I’d known that we were going somewhere for the weekend of my birthday, months ago. Although I had no idea where, besides knowing I would need Euros and it would be a similar temperature to the…

Mother-Daughter Time in Prague

19 – 22 MAY 2015: The initial plan was to take my Mum to Prague in the summer for some mother-daughter bonding time once the rest of my travelling was done. However, since I decided to come home for a few weeks while my cousins were visiting England I decided to bring the Prague trip…

The ‘Ting’ Family visit the UK

07 – 12 MAY 2015: My cousins from Cebu, Philippines and my Aunty from Texas, USA had decided to visit us in the UK for the first time. They have always looked after us whenever we’ve visited them, so we wanted to return the favour by showing them some of the tourist hot spots and…

Goodbye UK (for now)

06 APRIL 2015: I’ve never really been in to the whole blogging concept, but I want to keep my mind active while I’m away, and share my experiences! So, here goes nothing…. ‘That’s a very bold move’ ‘You’ll have so much fun’ ‘You’re absolutely crazy, you given everything up’ ‘I just don’t understand why you…

Frankfurt…Drinking, Dancing and lots of Nuts…

15 – 17 JUNE 2012: Frankfurt, a central German city on the Main River, is a major financial hub. It’s the birthplace of writer Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, whose home is now the Goethe-Haus museum – which, like much of the city, was destroyed during World War II and rebuilt afterward. The reconstructed Altstadt (Old…