Mother/Daughter Getaways

Have you and your daughter ever gone on a mini getaway together? If so, how long ago was it? I had never taken my daughter away on a long weekend, where it was just the two of us. We decided to make the most of my 4 days off between night shifts and explore some…

Sunset, Pimms and Mamma Mia

  Have you ever put something on your ‘I must visit there’ list, leave it for a while and finally get there when the place is about to close? If so, you’re definitely not alone. I can’t count how many times we both said we’d love to go to one of the outdoor cinema sessions…

Pearl Harbor with my Miss 6.

On our recent to trip to Hawaii my husband and I had Pearl Harbor on our list of things that we MUST do. Our concern was would our 6 year old understand the significance of Pearl Harbor and give it the reverence that it deserves? The answer is a resounding YES. let me start from…

ALOHA & Mahalo Maui!!

Travel Date: 29th November-10th December 2017 Airline: Jetstar & Hawaiian Airlines (for inter-island transfer) MAUI (29th November – 5th December) Hotel: Residence Inn Marriott – Wailea This was our first trip to Hawaii. We opted to go to Maui for a week and then back to Waikiki for 5 days to finish our holiday. Even…

Sun, Sand & Surf

Travel dates: 10-17th December 2017 Airline: Jetstar Australia Hotel: Waikiki Parc Transfers: Roberts Waikiki Waikiki Parc This was our third stay at Waikiki Parc, and once again they did not disappoint. When we arrived early to the hotel (bare in mind that the direct flight from Melbourne arrives at 6am local time), reception staff were…