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Emotions, Lists and Packing

December 2, 20112 Comments

Today’s post is brought to you by lists, emotions and packing Lists Are you a list person?  I am. I like lists… Actually that is a lie, what I actually really like is crossing things off  lists when they get done. I get a deep sense of satisfaction from having achieved something as you swipe the pen […]

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Why I’m going flashpacking

November 24, 20112 Comments

Home or Away: Why I’ve succumbed to the travel bug For too many years than I care to remember, I’ve holidayed abroad over the Christmas and New Year period with my partner in crime – Craig. Having worked very hard all year, we’ve both enjoyed this quality time together. In the past, we’d chosen long haul travel destinations in […]

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Leaving Marrakech earlier than planned

April 23, 20112 Comments

So Marrakech, I am afraid we did not get one too well did we? Here’s why … The Hotel As I mentioned in the last update, we had decided to try and treat ourselves to a bit of luxury after all of our Riad value hotels so far and booked in to the Hotel Atlas […]

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Morocco: Taking it Easy in Essaouira

April 20, 20111 Comment

Time to Leave Essaouira Essaouira has left a very pleasant taste of morocco swirling about our taste buds, after our time staying in this charming Moroccan seaside destination.  We are ready to move on again. We have with us the taste of the food, especially the fish, and the pastilla which I think I will […]

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Enjoying our Essaouira Experience – Backpacking Morocco

April 18, 20110 Comments

What does our visit to Essaouira bring us? Sea, sand, seagulls, more great food, an epic hunt for the only off licence in the village, a town layout you can navigate without a guide and a tale of two properties that’s what. For the more energetic there are plenty of water-sports including windsurfing to keep you busy. […]

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