Month: August 2016

The grandest of grand days

The grandest of grand days

Ilha Grande meaning ‘big island’ is located just off the coast of Rio de Janeiro state. The perfect place for a post Olympic wind down and to catch some last minute rays before hopping on our plane home in two weeks – eek! One of […]

Rio Olympics 2016

Rio Olympics 2016

I remember sitting at our kitchen table about 18 months ago with our dream travel itinerary in front of us and our travel advisor Ruth on loud speaker. We were finalising dates and it turned out that we would be in South America during the […]

Free Falling

Free Falling

Iguazu is a border like no other. This mammoth expanse of impenetrable amounts of water is what divides Argentina and Brazil. There are many online discussions as to which side is better, the Argentinian side or the Brazilian. For me there is no better or […]

My Beautiful Air

My Beautiful Air

I am super excited to be in Buenos Aires – Argentina’s passion nucleus. It’s a place that conjures up images of tango dances in dimly lit underground bars and copious amounts of steak and red wine. Which is exactly how we spent our first night. […]