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Beautiful Boracay

After finding a good last-minute deal online for hotel+flights, I headed off to the island of Boracay in the Philippines for a long weekend. I have to admit, I’d never even heard of the place until a friend informed me that it was one of the most beautiful places they had ever visited and I started to look into it. 623 more words


Whitsunday Wanderings - Mk11

Being members of Shaggers(1) and not being able to attend the annual pilgrimage at Shag Islet (more formally known as Passage Islet) we needed to pay homage to this (almost) sacred anchorage for cruisers, and which would be the northern apogee of our 2014 cruising. 1,119 more words

Shag Islet

São Tomé e Príncipe - Ilhéu das Rolas / Rolas islet

É preciso deixar aquilo que conhecemos para trás.

Chegamos ao ilhéu das Rolas no primeiro transfer da manhã. Todos os dias, uma lancha liga São Tomé ao ilhéu, em dois momentos diferentes – logo pela manhã e ao final do dia.A viagem (ida e volta) custa-nos 14 euros a cada e inclui o transfer desde o aeroporto ou, para quem não chega a tempo de apanhar o último barco, do hotel Pestana São Tomé, na cidade, de onde partimos no dia seguinte, às 7h30. 1,562 more words

São Tomé

Whale Sharks

Snorkelling with Whale Sharks

One of the most amazing experiences of my life and a life long dream fulfilled.


Adventures on the Other Side of the World #9

So it was another day in Cairns, but this time out on the water where it wasn’t quite so hot, though given the cloud cover and wind when I returned, I suspect even in town it might have been more moderate.   958 more words


Finding Paradise on Fiji's Nacula Island

There are many, many places that could be called paradise in this beautiful world that we live in, especially because the word paradise can mean many different things to many different people. 2,318 more words

Enchanting Enclaves

Snorkelling at Studland Bay in Dorset

Snorkelling in the UK can often get overlooked, but Britain’s coast hides all manner of wonderous life! With a little bit of local knowledge and safe water conditions, you can snorkel in clear water conditions, exploring this hidden world! 433 more words