Life of adventure, Travelling between housesits

Time Out – on – The Jurassic Coast

We left a small part of Sussex and friends, to drive through another county called Dorset to load up on the more visual wonderment of quaint homes, countryside and historical sites, not to mention the friendly locals. Then we find ourselves eventually back in Devon. Well, that wasn't planned. The reason. We stayed in a… Continue reading Time Out – on – The Jurassic Coast

Life of adventure, Musings of ordinary life

Wired to Travel

"The compulsion to see what lies beyond that far ridge or that ocean —or this planet— is a defining part of human identity and success." While most people are content to find an oasis or perhaps another slice of paradise to escape their daily grind for a few weeks of the year.  There are others, like… Continue reading Wired to Travel

Housesitting in Germany, Life of adventure

Housesitting in Germany

The summer of 2016, saw us heading off to our first housesit in Germany. To be more precise it was in a small community just out of Wiesbaden City Centre. We were excited about the opportunity to experience a small slice of German life would be an understatement. We felt very fortunate. Then came the… Continue reading Housesitting in Germany

Housesitting in the UK, Life of adventure, Walks

Housesitting by the Chichester Harbour

What a glorious start to our summer in the UK. Sunny days and balmy nights. With a prediction by some to be the hottest summer since 2006, which so happened to be the first time we came over here as a couple! June also signified the start of another housesit in a new area of… Continue reading Housesitting by the Chichester Harbour

Creativity, Life of adventure

Serendipitous Pavement Art

Now and again, looking down can be rewarding.  It can even be a joyful experience. This descriptive heading was used initially by Rachel McAlpine, a Wellingtonian who happens to write poetry and strings a few more words together over at Write Into Life. I just loved her creative heading, and with her permission, I have created… Continue reading Serendipitous Pavement Art

Interviews with Housesitters, Life of adventure

The Kiwi Housesitters in Asia

In my series "Interviews with Housesitters", I will be introducing you to various people who live life differently via slow travel. Today, we head over to Asia to read about an impressive New Zealand couple, Linda and Scott, who have indeed gone off the beaten track to experience how the locals live in various parts… Continue reading The Kiwi Housesitters in Asia

Life of adventure, Travelling between housesits

The Long Weekend in Wales Part2

Our first day saw us driving through the countryside from Shrewsbury to Conwy then the amazingly picturesque Snowdonia National Park where we stayed the night at a very old Inn.  See Part One here: A Long Weekend in Wales Part 1 On day three we were looking forward to heading to the Welsh coast. Where did… Continue reading The Long Weekend in Wales Part2