I have returned home after three months of travelling around Alaska, the Californian Coast, Mexico, Hawaii and French Polynesia and reality has hit me! Real life after travelling is nice but overwhelming! If you have been following my travels you will know I travel with my husband that works onboard a cruise ship. Hence my…… Continue reading Back to Reality – Returning Home After Travelling
Avalon in Catalina Island was a new port for me and these days I do not often say that! It is located on the Californian coast near Los Angeles. We stopped there on a short 4 night cruise that started in LA, then Catalina Island, a day at sea and Ensenada in Mexico. Four day…… Continue reading What is there to see in Catalina Island California?
What are the sights to see on the Hawaiian island of Kauai? What can you see in one day? Lots! The spectacular Waimea Canyon, the Spouting Horn, Opaekaa Falls, the Wailua River and the Fern Grotto. Kauai was the fourth port of call on the Hawaiian and French Polynesian cruise. We docked in the town…… Continue reading The Sights to See in Kauai Hawaii in One Day
What must you see in in Maui, Hawaii in one day? Visit Front Street, the Maui Ocean Centre and the Maui Tropical Plantation. Maui was our third port of call on the Hawaiian and French Polynesian cruise and we were there for just one day, so here are my suggestions of what you can do…… Continue reading What You Must See in One Day in Maui Hawaii
Honolulu is beautiful, but there is more to see on the Hawaiian island of Oahu. So, what can you see outside of Honolulu in one day? A lot! I went on a private tour with friends that live in just outside Honolulu and I was surprised how different the coast line is. I got to…… Continue reading What to See Outside of Honolulu Hawaii in One Day
Hilo in Hawaii was the first port of call on the Hawaii and French Polynesia cruise. It is on the big island of Hawaii and is on the east coast of the island. It is very lush and green as it rains most of the time. I have been to Hilo many times and it…… Continue reading What to See in Hilo Hawaii
Santa Barbara is on the California coast in the USA and is a beautiful city to visit. It has a Mediterranean style of white walls and terracotta tiled roofs, no high risers all set by a long sandy beach. I was there for one day whilst on a Californian coastal cruise. So, I made the…… Continue reading Eating and Drinking My Way Around Santa Barbara California