Oh Man! A Musandam Fjords Cruise in Oman.

Little did I know I would be visiting Oman on this immense journey across Africa and the Middle East, but visit Oman I did, on an exciting cruise through the Fjords. I have visited Oman once before, but not been further than the airport on a 6 hour layover on my return home from India. […]

Why you should stay Ras Al-Khaimah over Dubai

I spent 5 nights in Ras Al-Khaimah, WHERE? I hear you cry? Ras Al-Khaimah (RAK) is a different one of the seven emirates in the United Arab Emirates. It isn’t merely a suburb of Dubai as I had assumed but a new city and holiday destination. I hadn’t actually realised I was staying outside of […]

6 Hours on the Isle of Capri

It is amazing what you can achieve when you wake up early in the morning. Carpe Diem!  My recent cruise certainly wasn’t a weekend of sleeping in and lazing in the sunshine. Though there may have been a percentage of lazing in the sunshine taking place, there was definitely no sleeping in. In fact it […]

5 Misconceptions about Cruises

On Monday I returned from an Amazing cruise aboard the Silver Wind, a 6* luxury cruise ship. We sailed from Rome to Malta, with stops at Sorrento in Italy and Trapani in Sicily. I had a fantastic time and was pleasantly surprised at just how much fun a cruise can be. Not all old folk […]

Cruising the Med in Style

On Friday I am departing aboard the Silver Wind for my first ever cruise. I have always wondered what life aboard a large ship might be like and am really excited to don my sailing attire and prepare to cruise down the Med in Style from Rome, Italy to Valetta, Malta. We will be spending three […]