Category Archives: Travel Logs

Stunning #Slovenia (2) – #Ljubljana, #Piran and a Long Journey Home

Last week, I promised to share more of my wonderful exploration of Slovenia, tracing some of our footsteps across this beautiful country, including  such gems as Lake Bled and our scenic drive through the Julian Alps and Triglav National Park. … Continue reading

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Sights of Stunning #Slovenia – a Special Birthday Treat to Treasure (1)

“How about we go to Slovenia for your birthday this year?” John said to me, his mind seemed already made up. “That would be cool,” I replied without hesitation, a smile crept across my face, colouring my voice. It’s not … Continue reading

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“Heavenly Kingdom” #Sichuan #天府之国四川

I’m a spice girl. No, not one of those Spice Girls, one of whom married David Beckham, although I have occasionally hung out with Victoria Beckham  in my dreams :). I’m one of the original spice girls (川妹子), one of the … Continue reading

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#Greek Gem of #Zakynthos – The Sun, Sea, Sand and Shipwreck (Navagio) Bay

Nearly two decades ago, on an abominable, cold wet day in November, in a small and dingy student accommodation in Leeds, I came upon a postcard, just like the picture you see here. Wow, my body nearly jumped out of … Continue reading

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