Weekly Roundup … A Week With My Mum …

Processed with VSCOcam with f2 presetHey everyone … time for another weekly roundup … its been a busy but fun week … My Mum arrived on Friday morning so we spent a lot of our weekend and week hanging out and doing stuff together which has been great fun … its been lovely having her over and showing her around a little bit … not that there is a great deal of stuff to do especially as its Ramadan at the moment …

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Bank Holiday Weekend In The Cotswolds … Long Walks & Lots Of Food …

_MG_3964-1Hey everyone … so this is a blog post that has been waiting to be written and posted for two months now … which is pretty shameful! … anyway I don’t have a caturday post for you all today so in its place I’m finally going to post this one … its the photos I took on the long Bank Holiday Weekend in May when I went away with a group of my girlfriends to a cottage in the Cotswalds …

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Weekly Roundup Time … Early Christmas … Mince Pies & Family …

_MG_6346-1Hello again … I guess its Thursday now so time for another weekly roundup … I swear this week has just flown by … but its also been a lot of fun … Last Thursday was slightly crazy … we had Perry’s Parents back from Oman in the morning then his Sister and her Boyfriend that evening and Perry got home himself Friday morning around 8am … so I went from being on my own to a full house in less than 24 hours …

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Early Morning at Umm Suqeim Beach … with Paul & Rachel …

_MG_4771-1Hey everyone … so on one of the last mornings that Paul and Rachel were with us I took them down to Umm Suqeim Beach … you probably already know its one of my favourite places to take visitors as it has great views of the Burj Al Arab … and the waters here are usually really clear …

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Dune Buggy’s on the Sand Dunes … Fossil Rock Desert …

_MG_4395-1Hey everyone … so while Paul and Rachel were over we decided to head out into the desert and take a ride on the dunes in a couple of Dune Buggies … it was great for us cause it was something Perry and I had been wanting to do … and it’s even on my 29 BEFORE 29 list … but also something Paul and Rachel were excited to try too …

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Old Dubai & Abra Rides on the Creek …

_MG_4041-1Hey everyone … I’m back again today catching up with a post about one of the things we got up to with Paul and Rachel when they were here last week … one day we took them up to the old part of Dubai around the Creek …

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Lunch At The Beach … Paul & Rachel’s First Day …

_MG_3913-1Hey everyone … so finally getting round to posting some stuff from Paul and Rachel’s trip … its coming to the end of their time here and I’ve finally gotten round to getting pictures edited to post … these are just a few from their first day here … we went for a wander down The Beach and grabbed some lunch from the Cheesecake Factory …

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South Africa – Safari Photos … All The Other Animals …

_MG_0946-1OK so after my rather wording post about the BIG FIVE yesterday I’m going to try and keep the words to a minimum in this one … so scroll on down and enjoy the photos with small descriptions where relevant …

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South Africa – Safari Photos … The Big Five … Well Four Of Them Anyway …

_MG_1179-1Well I’m finally posting about the actual Safari part of our South Africa Trip … but before I do I thought I’d give a bit of a background as to how we ended up deciding to do this trip and the thought process behind it … if only because it started out as a completely different idea and over the course of a couple weeks its evolved and changed into what we ended up doing …

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South Africa – Walking with the Cheetah’s …

_MG_1391-1Hey everyone … one of the best things we did while we were staying at the Safari Lodge was to do an early morning walk with the Cheetahs … it was a lot of fun tracking them down on foot and finally finding them … they are tolerant to humans being around and close to them but obviously we still need to keep our distance cause they are still wild animals and not pets …

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