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Peachy Beachy-ness

Peachy Beachy-ness

As far as I’m concerned, beaches are and always have been, the perfect backdrop for holidays. Where else can you lounge around all day snoozing and soaking up sunshine and come away feeling like you’ve chalked up some seriously virtuous hours in the outdoors? True, tanning oneself to toast is no longer the testament to … Continue reading

A Walk on the Wild Side

A Walk on the Wild Side

I have been staying on an island for the past few days. Peaceful and idyllic, you may think. The perfect place for tranquil reflection and relaxation. Not a chance. Because Ometepe is an island with a difference. Several, in fact…. Not content with regular tropical island status, Isla Ometepe holds a number of admirable accolades. … Continue reading

A Spot of Window-shotting

A Spot of Window-shotting

Those who know me well know that to say I’m partial to a purchase or two down the shops is putting things mildly. Suffice to say that ‘Confessions of A Shopholic’ had me squirming with grisly self-recognition on more than just one occasion! I’m inclined to blame it all upon an adolescence spent in shoptastic … Continue reading

Surf’s Up at Sundown

Surf’s Up at Sundown

Waves are a tincy little bit like fire. A deeply conflicting statement if ever there was one, I know, but there are definite parallels in their mesmeric qualities. Hours of my beachside existence have been swallowed up by the seas; gazing over the barrels, following the crash of the breakers, the streams of surf rolling … Continue reading

Wings & Things

Wings & Things

So I’ve never been much of a twitcher, what with all the early mornings, the endless patience demanded AND of course the necessity of sitting still and being quiet for long periods of time (sounds altogether too ‘classroom’ to me!), but birds have always held a certain fascination. It’s the flying, mainly. And all those … Continue reading