Carnival Dream

It certainly has been a long time since my last ship visit – October 2016 in fact. This time I was a guest for a day on Carnival Dream and this time it was my first ship visit without Ali… Read moreCarnival Dream

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Chichen Itza – Mexico

Part three: Chichen Itza; the first and most important rules – take a hat, cap, or umbrella, sunblock and lots of water it gets blistering hot as you walk between the ruins. The ruins or temples were built by the… Read moreChichen Itza – Mexico

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Ik Kil cenote and Valladolid – Mexico

Part Two: From Las Coloradas we backtracked to Chichen Itza and checked into the Hotel Dolores & Alba. Along the Chichen Itza highway, there are numerous hotels, but book in advance as this is a very busy tourist destination area…. Read moreIk Kil cenote and Valladolid – Mexico

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Las Coloradas – Mexico

Part One: Easter weekend was the perfect opportunity for a road trip in Mexico, and thus we packed (as little as possible), hopped onto the ferry from Cozumel Island to Playa del Carmen, where we hired a car. There will… Read moreLas Coloradas – Mexico

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2017 to 2018

It has been a year I honestly find very difficult to put into words.     My yearning to be in Ali’s arms again is immense and the thought of starting a new year without him is leaving me with… Read more2017 to 2018

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Posada Viena Hotel – a little gem in Mexico City

Mexico City is an incredible city with so much going on. In case you missed my previous blog on it, you can read it here. But this time I was here on personal business and did not have the time… Read morePosada Viena Hotel – a little gem in Mexico City

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Chocolates KaoKao – Chocolate tour, Cozumel Island

Two weeks ago my daughter Nadine took me to the chocolate factory, Chocolates Kaokao, here on our lovely Cozumel Island. I was very reluctant at first since I was still so raw from the death of my beloved Ali. But… Read moreChocolates KaoKao – Chocolate tour, Cozumel Island

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San Gervasio Mayan Ruins – Cozumel Mexico

Recently we visited the San Gervasio Mayan Ruins on Cozumel Island, Mexico. It was well worth the visit and I’d like to share a few facts, personal opinions, and photos with you. The site is impeccably clean (free from litter)… Read moreSan Gervasio Mayan Ruins – Cozumel Mexico

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SOUTH AFRICA TO MEXICO – DO’S AND DON’TS

SOUTH AFRICA TO MEXICO – DO’S AND DON’TS January 2016, Ali and I arrived in Mexico. With a lot of difficulty at Cancun International Airport at customs (we are still uninformed as to the reason) being questioned and questioned for… Read moreSOUTH AFRICA TO MEXICO – DO’S AND DON’TS

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3D Museum of Wonders – Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

3D Museum of Wonders in Playa Del Carmen I’ve been curious of the 3D Museum for a long time and on Wednesday 05 April 2017, I finally got the chance to visit and to be amazed. The museum is the… Read more3D Museum of Wonders – Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

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