I remember visiting Alan’s Grandmother and noticing a picture of a distinguished looking man on her wall. “That’s my father, he died in the Great War!” she said. Looking into his eyes, I found myself wanting to know more about this man. Little did I know that I would be travelling halfway across the world, […]
From my first visit to Europe 30 plus years ago, I was hooked. I had to wait 25 years before I finally returned and have since made up for lost time.
Europe is steeped in history and culture, each country and region totally different from the other.
Since we have been a couple we have visited Europe numerous times, we always find something new to fascinate and inspire us.
We have enjoyed many European cities and hope you will too. Here are the stories of our travels.
Click below to read our city guides for Europe:
There are many places to visit in Rome, it is a city filled with tourist attractions, more than any other city I have visited. Along with its reputation for romance Rome is one of the top destinations in Europe. I love Rome’s tourist attractions, but make sure you leave time to “live” in Rome. Exploring […]
Our favourite things to do in Berlin Though many people come to Berlin to satisfy their curiosity for the history of WWII and the Cold War, you will also find a city of cultured refinement this is reflected in the classical buildings and parks. Berlin has always had the reputation of being an artistic city where […]
Copenhagen Cruise Port Copenhagen Cruise Port was the last port of call in our 10 night Cruise from Genoa. During our cruise we enjoyed ports of call in Italy, France, Morocco, Portugal, Spain, England and now Denmark. As we came into our final port, we were was sad to be leaving the ship and new […]
Santorini Cruise Port during our Days at Sea Like many people the island of Santorini in Greece has always been on my bucket list. During our MSC cruise from Venice we enjoyed Discovering the Santorini Cruise Port. Santorini is renowned for it’s iconic blue and white painted churches and the ancient Minoan settlement of Akrotiri, […]
Venice Cruise Port – Our Venice visit We embarked on our Venice Cruise Port adventure by booking a MSC Cruise through MSC Cruise’s Australian website. We have booked two cruises through this website and have found it very easy to navigate with good telephone support if you have any queries. MSC cruises often have special offers and on […]
Who are Alan & Rosalind?
In our mid 50’s we left our jobs to pursue our passion, world travel. During this time, we decided to document our travels with the hope of helping others like us who find that they now have the freedom and means to travel when and where they want. We travel full time exploring as many countries as we can. Our goal is to show YOU how you can Travel the world adventurously, safely, and cost effectively without sacrificing some of life's little luxuries just as we do...