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Photo Essay: Walking tracks in Paxos, Greece

Photo Essay: Walking tracks in Paxos, Greece

| November 3, 2014 | 4 Comments

With aqua blue waters, thousands of olive trees, and beautiful walking tracks in Paxos, the island is an amazing destination. We were fortunate enough to sail there via yacht earlier this year in June, however it can also be accessed via ferry. Where is Paxos in Greece? Apologies, this map has temporarily been disabled   […]

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German castles & medieval towns between Munich & Frankfurt

German castles & medieval towns between Munich & Frankfurt

| October 17, 2014 | 5 Comments

Any normal person would Google Munich to Frankfurt and see that it only takes about 3 ½ hours depending on how fast you wish to drive on the autobahn! However we are NOT normal. We took one look at train prices and decided that hiring a car wouldn’t cost too much more. We aren’t going […]

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V-Go Sail Turkey cruise – Fethiye to Kekova

V-Go Sail Turkey cruise – Fethiye to Kekova

| September 17, 2014 | 8 Comments

If your bucket list is anything like ours, swimming with turtles in Turkey’s crystal clear waters with ancient ruins nearby, will be somewhere on that list! And what better way to explore the coast than on a V-GO Sail Turkey Cruise, with more than a dozen new friends and a great crew! V-Go Sail Turkey […]

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Top of Cappadocia day trek – with Middle Earth Travel

Top of Cappadocia day trek – with Middle Earth Travel

| August 25, 2014 | 19 Comments

Trekking through the valleys of Cappadocia’s fairy chimneys with Middle Earth Travel feels more like the set of a Star Wars movie than a historical region once carved out and lived in by humans. Churches, homes and pigeon houses are scattered throughout the valleys, all waiting to be explored. The best part is, Middle Earth Travel […]

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Exploring Cappadocia: Why three days is not enough!

Exploring Cappadocia: Why three days is not enough!

| August 16, 2014 | 9 Comments

Along with hot air ballooning, Cavusin Castle, underground cities, and much more, the entire region of fairy chimneys and churches is just waiting to be explored! Cappadocia (a magical region within Turkey) is often promoted as a destination which can be ticked off within 3 days, but in that time you would be hard pushed […]

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Scuba Diving the KT12 Wreck in Sardinia – with Sardinia Divers

Scuba Diving the KT12 Wreck in Sardinia – with Sardinia Divers

| August 6, 2014 | 8 Comments

We woke excitedly at 6am, with cameras charged, lunch packed and our jandals on! Unfortunately we did not have the luxury of a car, so an ARST bus at 6.50am from Orosei town centre to the Sardinia Divers Headquarters 7kms north was our only option. Upon arrival at Sardinia Divers we were welcomed by Chris […]

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Exploring Çavuşin Castle in Cappadocia: Photo Essay

Exploring Çavuşin Castle in Cappadocia: Photo Essay

| July 24, 2014 | 7 Comments

Of all the amazing things to do in Cappadocia, we believe exploring the castle and old village (Eski Köy) at Çavuşin is a must do! Upon arrival to Cappadocia you will see a lot of multi storey fairy chimney’s but unfortunately only the ground level rooms are usually accessible (unless you are a fearless climber of course!) So, if you […]

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Bus from Athens airport to Preveza, Greece

Bus from Athens airport to Preveza, Greece

| July 15, 2014 | 8 Comments

After having no luck booking a bus online, we left it to chance. Arriving at Eleftherios Venizelos Airport in Athens at 11am, we eventually made it to Cleopatra Marina in Preveza as the sun was setting, nearly 10 hours and 3 buses later! The process of getting a bus to Athens bus station was easy, and from there you can purchase a ticket […]

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Visiting the Medieval Town of Bonifacio: Photo Essay

Visiting the Medieval Town of Bonifacio: Photo Essay

| July 9, 2014 | 3 Comments

If you wish to visit a medieval town that is breath-taking and an adventure, we recommend visiting Bonifacio in France! This amazing sea side town is located at the bottom of Corsica, and was a highlight from our recent sailing trip! Visiting the Medieval Town of Bonifacio We were extremely fortunate to view Bonifacio for the first time via boat. The combination of spectacular […]

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Istanbul’s hidden secret – Büyükada Island in the Princes Islands

Istanbul’s hidden secret – Büyükada Island in the Princes Islands

| June 24, 2014 | 13 Comments

If at all possible, we recommend allowing extra time in Istanbul to visit Buyukada Island. If you don’t have the time to stay overnight then it is still worth going for a day trip! The island is unique as no personal vehicles are allowed. Therefore, everyone including tourists all navigate the island via bikes and […]

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