Home » 2011 » February (Page 2)

Monkey Business at Victoria Falls

A few years ago I cycled two sections of the Tour d’Afrique – from Iringa, Tanzania to Victoria Falls in Zambia. On my last morning, ┬ámy daughter and I went to the Zambezi Sun Hotel to enjoy the breakfast buffet (we’d earned it – cycling 500kms in 3 days) and to fit in a quick […]

Leftover Foreign Currency – What can you do with it?

If you’re a traveler chances are you have a bag at home of leftover coins and bills from foreign countries – many of which you’ll never set foot in again. I counted my money this morning and this is what I have. ***using the xe currency converter website*** 150 Kenyan shillings = $Cdn 1.82 80 […]

Three Perfect Days at Tierra Atacama

My idea of the perfect day – some form of exercise, a great meal or two, time to read, a glass of wine and a power nap in the afternoon. Bliss. Every day at the Tierra Atacama Hotel and Spa was a perfect day. We stayed at Tierra Atacama for three days and four nights […]

Hiking the Tour of Mont Blanc – Itinerary & Where to Stay

If you’re a keen hiker then chances are that you’ve thought about hiking the Tour of Mont Blanc – TMB for short. If you haven’t heard about it then it may be something to add to your bucket list. I’m hiking it with my daughter in July and have spent the last few weeks trying […]

Page 2 of 41234