We love a bit of winter sun, although we don’t normally go away quite this early in the year, but after the last 2 years we needed to get away and chill. Boots asked if I would like to try some of their healthcare products to help keep our skin and bodies in tip-top condition.
Diary of The Travelling Seanchai :- Caddies, Loonies and Mummies 2008-01-07 to 2008-01-16 Bolivia, having been forced into the stratosphere by millions of years of geographical pressure, pretty much has covered all bases in the Guinness Book of Records, `Highest XXXXX in the World´ Categories and golf courses were no exception. I set off with […]
Diary of The Travelling Seanchai :- Christmas on Earth, New Years on the Moon Well back to that job offer. In clearly a moment of alcohol induced madness, Davie had asked me to run one of his hostels. It was quite a conflict for me, weighing up the lure of the open road against the opportunity […]
Diary of The Travelling Seanchai :- Just a foot too close to dying for comfort 2007-12-26 to 2007-12-29
When I think of Malta I think of peace & quiet & a place for “oldies” to go to. But I’ve been proved wrong, it’s a massive party Island. Malta …….. Quiet & Sleepy or Party Isle?
Diary of The Travelling Seanchai :- Rare Discoveries in Salvador 2007-12-05 to 2007-12-07 It is hot up here in almost every possible meaning of the word! The weather, food, music and women can all apply that prefix and so it is easy to see why I am loving this place! It really has given me […]
I´ve fallen in love…… 2007-11-28 to 2007-12-04 “Never judge an island by the port that you leave from to get there´´ is a famous old Irish saying that I have just made up! But after our 20 hours of bus hopping to get to the pier where we were to take the boat to Ilha […]
Diary of The Travelling Seanchai :- A naked Moby Dick and another beating for Consi 2007-11-23 to 2007-11-27
I’ve been a hairdresser for more years than I care to remember, ok at my age it’s difficult to remember back too far, but it’s coming up for 30 years full time hairdressing…. Ouch now I feel old!
Now I know the title sounds bad, but really it wasn’t as bad as all that, there was only the odd wart and I’ll come to those. We had booked the Smartline Ficus Hotel, through Thomas Cook .