One night in Singapore’s Crowne Plaza Changi Airport Hotel is NOT enough – but long enough for me to write a review on it. Please take a look.
Outlander fans are getting excited
The trailer has been released for Outlander Series 2, to tease fans for what awaits them in 2016. I confess to being one of those fans. So much so, I combined my love for Scotland and Outlander together into a Travel Story – a tourism trend piece on Scotland with Outlander as the hook! That story was recently published via Fairfax New Zealand’s on-line site stuff.co.nz : Scotland and the Outlander effect gathers momentum
I’ve already written a post on my Travel Blog about the story behind the story. With a few Outlander posts, I may appear a little Outlander obsessed at the moment. Maybe its because I’m still caught up in the excitement of finally seeing my story published. (Written in June, the original story commissioned by an Australian publication was never published – for reasons that shall remain “unspoken!”) But it’s more than publication joy. I wrote this wee blog post because Diana Gabaldon – the author of the popular Outlander books who also happens to have major responsibility in the series being developed for TV – recently made an announcement on her Facebook page. Continue reading
It took me 50 years to get there but a recent visit to Darwin for something special allowed me to discover a city with unique charm and an interesting history.
Read about my top ten things to see and do in Darwin
Share my recent Straddie holiday over on my travel blog.
Thank-you Sam Walker from Journo and the Joker for nominating me and a few others in the Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Award, to recognise the role we women play in the blogging stratosphere. I’m chuffed just to be mentioned among a group of fabulous writers and bloggers. My Travel Blog is relatively new and requires more love and attention. But my blogging philosophy is simple: happy to write / happy to share.
This is me sharing from my Travel Blog – never one to back down to a challenge!
Travel with me on my week-end escape to Melbourne – birthday to celebrate, food to eat, hotel to relax in, bubbles to consume – but the Bombe – you’ll have to read this to discover more …….
If you know me – you know I love Hong Kong! Please find a link to my travel blog with a recently published story on my exploring the back streets of Hong Kong Island. Hong Kong Happy New Year