Caribbean

Sunset on the Caribbean island of Barbados

Sun, Fun and Kids at Beaches Resorts

Although my children have travelled a fair bit, they have a firm favourite when it comes to vacations.  They absolutely adored Beaches, the all-inclusive resorts in the Caribbean, with a love that defies explanation.  We went to Beaches Ochos Rios for a one week vacation two years ago and the

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Carnaval de La Vega Brings Out The Devils

Shrove Tuesday os also known as Pancake Day or Fat Tuesday.  Traditionally it was the day you used up all your rich food ingredients (butter, eggs etc.) before you started fasting for the season of Lent in the Christian calendar.  We were in France so in lieu of pancakes we

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Sunny Prospect Plantation

I’m so over the rain in London.  So over it, I tell you.  For this week’s ‘how does your garden grow’ post, I can’t muster up the enthusiasm to photograph yet more raindrops on roses (or raindrops on grasses, leaves or anything else).  Let’s escape to a happier time and

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