Plans

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  • August 2022 to September 2022: While things behind the scenes get moving on our business venture we’re taking the opportunity to revisit Vietnam, introduce Ma to beautiful Cambodia and spend a few days in Bangkok, whoop whoop!
  • June 2022 to August 2022: After a gorgeous and HOT HOT HOT few days saying hello to Bangkok we headed over to Indonesia, spending a few more days in Ubud and finally ending up in Nusa Lembongan.  Now we begin the joyful task of applying for work permits, eek!
  • December 2020 to June 2022: UK. Once again J went back to his old job, they really must like him! I started a maternity cover contract in May 2021. We’ve had mini breaks in and around the UK but nothing major.  Thankfully we have remained unscathed by covid.
  • October/November 2020: In between lockdowns we made a lovely dash to Canada to see family and friends
  • November 2019 to October 2020: We started a business which would keep us in Indo for a while to come – well that was the plan.  However we were stuck in the UK while waiting for our Indonesian work permits. Luckily J was welcomed back at his old job and I spent the rest of the year Studying
  • September 2019: Back in Indonesia for Mola season and haven’t broken our record of only  ever seeing one! ah well!
  • August 2019: We spent August in Bangkok, thinking, planning, exploring and eating! sheesh the food is good. Ma, broken foot and all came for a visit too
  • May to July 2019: Back to Bangkok and then to Indonesia, Ubud, Bali then Nusa Lembongan to see lovely friends and do some lovely diving
  • April 2019: The adventures began again in Bangkok then Vietnam, bottom to top with Ma, WE LOVE VIETNAM and will definitely be going back again
  • January 17- January 19 involved a home base in the UK and quick trip back to Indo, mini breaks to Wales, Cork, Edinburgh, Amsterdam and several trips to one of our favourite cities, Paris!
  • December 2016: Bangkok, where friends and Ma joined us for a wonderful Christmas and New Year, ooh we do love Bangkok and its glorious food!
  • November 2016: Panglao in the Philippines where I did my PADI IDC and became an OWSI!! Woohoo!
  • July to Oct 2016: Nusa Lembongan for some more diving and studying with a few weeks in the middle with lovely Ma in Ubud, Bali
  • Late June to mid July 2016: J saw friends and family and surprised his Dad in Canada for his seventieth birthday and I spent time with Ma and friends in England
  • May to late June 2016: Nusa Lembongan off of Bali where after much studying, hard work and great tuition from World Diving I became a PADI Divemaster, woohoo!
  • May 2016: Gili Meno in Indonesia where we dived and spent some time with friends
  • April 2016: 21 days exploring China with Ma and our first organised tour with GA Adventures which was sadly shite but China was amazing as always
  • February to March 2016 : We travelled all over the incredibly beautiful country that is Vietnam
  • January2016 : We travelled in the extraordinarily lovely Kampuchea/Cambodia exploring Angkor Thom and Wat
  • January 2016: A whirlwind trip around the bizarrely expensive wonder that is Myanmar with Ma and a friend, Trish
  • January 2016 : post Christmas Christmas in Singapore, TURKEY DINNER YES PLEASE AND THANK YOU
  • December to January 2016: SANTA IS COMING to North Bali with my inlaws and friends
  • November to December 2015: we reveled in the shoppers heaven that is Bangkok, thankfully there were also a great number of wonderful non shopping sights to be seen as our bags were already bursting 😉
  • October to November 2015: we embraced 5 weeks on Gili Meno diving and snorkelling, time in Ubud, Tulamben and more diving on Nusa Lembongan. Ma popped out again and we got her snorkelling
  • September: We indulged in a week in the food heaven that is Singapore with friends before heading back to KL for a week to finally visit the Petronas towers
  • July to September 2015: Malaysia, we hired a car and drove and flew around to Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Langkawi, Kuala Terangganu, Pekan, Muar, Cameron Highlands, Ipoh, Melaka and everywhere in between.  We also learned to dive off of Redang Island
  • June to July 2015: Koh Samui, Thailand to start – to decompress, to relax. Our initial plan was 3 months but after about 6 weeks we were going stir crazy and headed to Malaysia

Reviews of places we’ve already visited can be found within the blog category reviews on this website and all my reviews can be found here on TripAdvisor.