Winter in Samoens

Samoëns (pronounced Sam-mw-ah) is an old farming village that is a part of the Grand Massif, and attached to a ski resort. If you’ve read my book, you’ll know I’m a fan of fabulous ski towns, even though I cannot ski, am bad on two feet, and not a fan of the cold. But this…

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Spring Time In Marrakech

One of my best friends moved to Marrakech a few years back and it took me a few years more to finally make the trip to see her. Marrakech reminds me of Lagos with its bustle, intrepid heat, even in their spring the heat is crazy, its busy and full of everything. Pulsing all day…

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Gift Guide For The Traveller

I love to travel, as you already know by now per my Instagram feed. I loved the journey of the unknown world, far and away or right on my doorstep in Europe. Earlier this year I was fortunate to go to Cuba, a long time bucket list of mine, a land of the unknown until…

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Essaouira- A Particular Rhythm

Mention Morocco and you get Marrakech, but outside Marrakech lies other lands waiting to be explored; beaches and fresh food, galleries and alleyways. Essaouira (es-Sweera) is two hours and thirty minutes from Marrakech by bus, a long drive with a break in the middle, but it is very much worth the visit. The windy city of…

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Postcards From Cuba

Cuba. How I miss thee. You welcome me like one of your own, with a smile, a laugh, a warm embrace. The sun tickled my skin glisten and the gentle breeze made me giddy with laughter. Cuba. You move my heart, reach deep within the soul. We danced in squares until the small hours and walked the…

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Trinidad, Cuba- Where Time Stands Still

Trinidad, Cuba. A land where time stood still waiting for us to see what was left behind. Where Havana has my heart, Trinidad sips into my soul. The essence of life; authentic and dizzying, deep and deeper, history. I was not ready to leave. I have never been to a place like Trinidad and I know I never will. She is…

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Cinque Terre- The Five Wonders

Close your eyes and picture your most enchanting dream, a place where you’ve longed to go but can only do that in a dream. Are you there? Its perfect, sands beneath the soles of your feet, sweet sea breeze, the azure blue ocean stretches as far as the eyes can see. Ice cream, lots of ice cream, more…

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Florence- Eat. Play. Stay.

Always and forever, Florence will have my heart. I could go back there everyday and still never have enough of it. The people. Their passion. The food. The ambience. Even the tourists, nothing ever makes Florence less that what it is- BEAUTIFUL. EAT In Florence you can eat anywhere and everywhere there is no shortage of…

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