Uniworld River Cruise – October 2012

In October 2012, I was lucky enough to experience a Uniworld River Cruise.  Our cruise on the Danube River departed from Nuremberg Germany and cruised for seven


Melissa sets sail on the Disney Fantasy

I went on the inaugural sailing of Disney Cruise Line’s ‘Fantasy’ ship.  It was not the normal itinerary that this ship will be doing in the future,

Westin Playa Conchal Resort and Spa – Royal Beach Club Pool
TVL Leaders

Costa Rica June 2012

Monday June 4th, 2012 – My first trip to Costa Rica, I cannot wait to start this adventure. Our flight to Costa Rica went smooth, a quick


Melissa visits RIU Negril, Jamaica

We visited Negril, Jamaica in March 2012.  We went with a group of friends, so we were looking into accomodations that would fit every budget, yet still


June 17 Sydney

G’day from the top of the Sydney Harbour Bridge-note the Sydney Opera House waaaaay below in the distance (left side).  That’s me on the right in the


June 13 – Kuranda and surroundings

We were told by a local to take the crocodile warnings seriously. The “crocs” pictured below were part of the park at the Kuranda Koala Gardens. There


June 12 Mission Beach to Cairns

Morning at Mission Beach began with overcast skies.  The photo above is at Mission Beach looking out towards DUNK Island.  We headed out driving north up Mission


June 11 Airlie Beach to Mission Beach

Airlie Beach was to have been our gateway to the Whitsunday Islands and our first chance to experience the GREAT BARRIER REEF.  But waking up to rain