Maldives, a beautiful country that allows you to relax and forget

Written by Michelle / Photos by Michelle and David

What I miss most about the Maldives is the sound of the water gently splashing against the steps that led down from the deck of our over the water villa, to the lagoon reef. Normally I was watching the sun set or rise. I miss sitting on the same deck, with my legs dangling over the side, spotting fish as they swam by. I miss the genuinely happy, cheerful Maldivian, … Read More

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Pick of the Week: Underwater hide-and-seek

Written by David/Photos by Michelle & David

Every time we plan for a trip that will involve some beach time, we ask ourselves the very same question: “Are we going to dive there this time?” And the answer is always the same: “We totally will!” Since we got qualified as PADI divers in Thailand in 2013 (wonderful dives in Koh Tao by the way!) we cannot help fitting a dive or two in our travel schedule every time we … Read More

Gili Trawangan, a little slice of paradise

Written by Michelle/Photos by Michelle & David

We’ve all seen those postcard perfect photos on Instagram of dream-like deserted islands. Every time I see one of those pictures I start to drift off to fantasy land and picture myself lying by the pool or on a golden sand beach with turquoise water with a cocktail close by and a good book. When you enjoy travelling, exploring new cultures and going on adventures, and try and do it … Read More