Travel Reviews and Tips for Travelling Are you travelling to any of the following destinations: AustraliaAustriaDenmarkItalyFinlandGermanyHong KongJapanNew ZealandNorwayPolandSingaporeSwedenSwitzerland If so take a look at my Travel Tips Page You can also find other useful information such as: Packing tips for Travel Scandinavian – Books for those who wish to travel via words Amanda in Denmark… Continue reading Travel Tips and Reviews
In a perfect world, no one group or individual would feel so threatened or socially isolated they would need to resort to violence or aberrant behaviour. We can all do our part in our own small neighbourhood, to drag the metaphorical elephant by the hair.
Each Friday The Snow Melts Somewhere and Something to Ponder About publish a photography Prompt. Join in - It is fun! And everyone is welcome.
A Time Warp to the Victorian Era - in Christchurch The best way to see Hagley Park, the Botanic Gardens and the Avon river in Christchurch, New Zealand, is not on foot but by boat. This is seriously one of THE most serene and relaxing things I've done. Punting at the Antigua sheds at Christchurch… Continue reading Punting in New Zealand
Just a reminder that September Poetry contributions close next weekend, September 30. This month we wrote some Limericks on seasons. Please post your limerick on your blog, linking your URL to Ineke or Amanda’s blogs to get included in the September roundup and also for other bloggers to read. For more information on how to… Continue reading A and I Poetry Challenge – Reminder
And you thought middle income suburban New Zealand would be boring. Think again. Walking around this area offers some unique but lesser known features, which I was to discover on a family walk.
This could be the first bilingual poetry challenge on wordpress. Join in. Running from March to November. You can write on the topic of your choice or use our prompt. Poetry tips given each month and linkbacks fro all participants are included.
Join in with our monthly Poetry challenge, covering two languages. Afrikaans and English. Ineke and Amanda will co host this challenge from March to November 2018. One post per month. You are very welcome to join our wordpress community. Travel the world through the various poetry entries.
Take a tour with me - Iceland - the ultimate Frozen landscape A snow bunny in the frozen Norwegian countryside Delicate frozen-ness atop the Swiss Alps Icy vastness in the Antipodes of New Zealand Even in Australia, one can find frozen Gum trees The snow was icy and 'sharp'… Continue reading My Frozen places
Once a humble beekeeper, Sir Edmund Hillary came to know this mountain very well. For it was here that he would hone his mountaineering skills to become the first man, along with Tensing Norgay Sherpa, ever to reach the summit of the tallest peak in the world - Mt Everest. Hillary was certainly an imposing… Continue reading Walking with Edmund at 760 metres