Our Best Instagram Photos from Japan, Montenegro and Italy

This selection of our best Instagram photos has links to some exciting destinations and travel experiences. Click the links to read associated posts from the blog. Nara, Japan Nara attractions include Kasuga Taisha shrine, Daibutsu (giant buddha) and free roaming deer. This is the place where Japanese culture evolved and the quick 35 – 45 minute […]

Palm Creek Folk Festival Townsville

Updated April 2018. Each year we make the 1250 km road trip north from Coolum Beach to attend the Palm Creek Folk Festival in North Queensland. We usually drive the Bruce Highway and free camp along the way. You might like to read about Free and Low Cost Camping on the Bruce Highway here. Palm […]

Travel Pinspiration – Pizza

  Y Travel Blog have chosen a mouth-watering topic for this week’s Travel Pinspiration. 1.  I could not resist a seasonal pizza for the first of five.  This snowman is definitely going to melt. Snowman Pizza – Source: deliacreates.blogspot.com via Budgettraveltalk on Pinterest 2.  Who can resist a mix of cultures – Mexican/Italian?   Enchilada […]


One of the most enjoyable things about travel, is reminiscing about it.  With Christmas just around the corner, I have been remembering our one and only cold weather Christmas which we spent in Devon, England.  Our friend Barbara, from Townsville, had married Ed (a Pom) and was living in Devon.  Ed’s parents, John and Molly […]