March 2015


The Falcon Day Spa Abu Dhabi

  It’s midway through the hunting season & the waiting room is packed with patients … Peregrines, Sakers & Gyr falcons sit patiently. Their gem encrusted hoods keep them calm & the tethers on the benches keep them stationary. Their little heads moving as they process the sounds of 30+ people shuffling into their space. […]

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12 Magical Moments in Myanmar

We had so many magical moments in Myanmar … it was hard to choose our top 12 … Selfies with the village kids outside Hsipaw … they had never seen a camera before! Drinking in the first rays of sunrise on our own private pagoda in Bagan Marvelling at the one legged rowers on Inle Lake […]

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Bikes, Boats & The Bamboo Hut at Inle Lake Myanmar

Today’s adventure was to explore the surrounds of Inle Lake. So we jumped on our bikes from Thu Thu rental, a wallet breaking $1.50 each for the day. We weaved our way thru the local traffic & roads (maps are of little use as no roads are marked in English). Following a vague sense of […]

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Our Top 11 Hits for Hsipaw Myanmar

Hsipaw is a beautiful small town in northern Myanmar, previously known for its trekking to remote villages. It was once reserved for the intrepid traveller but now has become accessible for those wanting time out from the tourist trail. It provides a warm welcoming village type atmosphere with everything available within one square km. A […]

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Riverside Relaxation

Here we sit on the banks of the Duthawadi River (Hsipaw, Myanmar), sipping our freshly brewed lemon grass tea. We’ve found a friendly spot called the Black House Coffee Shop. It serves a range of teas, coffees & freshly made banana bread. The perfect place to just stop & be. Relaxing here, there is nothing […]

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