VISITING LAS VEGAS: Stratosphere

Las Vegas: January 2017 We visited Las Vegas for the first time in January 2017. Although we were staying in one of the “best” hotels on the Strip it is of course a necessity that you visit as many other hotels as possible. Every hotel has a uniqueness and something different to offer. One of […]

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CHERNOBYL TOUR: Part One

Chernobyl Tour, Ukraine We visited Kyiv, Ukraine in May 2017 and during that time there was one place we HAD to visit – Chernobyl! I vaguely remember in 1986 when the news of the Chernobyl incident first broke but, of course, over the years that followed I have come to learn a lot more about […]

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Visiting Tenerife: Playa Paraiso

Visiting Tenerife: Playa Paraiso During September 2016 we spent two weeks in Playa Paraiso, Tenerife staying in the Roca Nivaria Hotel. Where is Playa Paraiso? Playa Paraiso is on the southern side of the island of Tenerife in The Canary Islands with the nearest large resort being Costa Adeje. As always Trip Advisor is an invaluable tool these days […]

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Visiting Stockholm: Shopping

During our recent visit to Stockholm, while the intention of the trip was not to spend time shopping we did visit a few shops. We were staying at the Scandic Klara hotel which itself is on a main shopping street but the only one we went into in that area was, of course, a Sweet […]

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