Brunch at Boathouse Hendry Beach California

Brunch at Boathouse Hendry Beach California

Hello readers, today I'm sharing a delicious American brunch experience with you at Boathouse Hendry Beach California. We're enjoying a relief from the Australia winter, and taking some time to visit our friends in Santa Barbara. The Grice family spent a year living in Australia. They happen Continue reading

Surfing Santa Barbara USA

Surfing Santa Barbara USA

Picture the scene... its nearly spring break in California, the temperature at Devereuax Beach, Santa Barbara is about 16 degrees and a little windy.  The average water temperature at this time of year is just 11 degrees!  My husband is a pretty keen surfer and we are staying with our American Continue reading

Going Topless in Los Angeles w Starline

Going Topless in Los Angeles w Starline

If your the celebrity stalker type, when you're in LA you definitely need to put aside a day for cruising the streets of Rodeo Drive, Hollywood, Malibu, and Beverly Hills.  I had my day planned out and it involved getting topless in those famous streets! Ok, so maybe I'm painting the wrong Continue reading

Sun Comes Up On The Santa Monica Boulevarde

Sun Comes Up On The Santa Monica Boulevarde

"All I wanna do is have some fun I got a feeling I'm not the only one All I wanna do is have some fun I got a feeling I'm not the only one All I wanna do is have some fun Until the sun comes up over Santa Monica Boulevard" There's no prize for guessing where we are today after my clue Continue reading

It’s Showtime Las Vegas Style

It’s Showtime Las Vegas Style

Las Vegas is all about the show! And they are spectacular! Whilst we were visiting Las Vegas there were eight different Cirque Du Soleil shows being performed in the most gorgeous MGM properties. Each Cirque Du Soleil production is an absolute extravaganza. Anais and I decided on Zarkana which Continue reading

Booze & Boobs Bus Tour Las Vegas

Booze & Boobs Bus Tour Las Vegas

Booze & Boobs Bus Tour of Sin City aka Las Vegas! Just so you know that wasn't the official title of the bus tour, but in my mind it would have been a good fit. I also could have called this story "So many boobs, so little time!" or "T'its nice to meet you." but I didn't want to change the Continue reading

Grand Canyon – A view from the TOP!

Grand Canyon – A view from the TOP!

So the Americans have this little erosion problem that draws 5 millon visitors per year.  Yep 5,000,000, that's a huge number. The Colorado river, which is barely a trickle in the Arizona dessert has managed to carve this monumental cavernous gorge which draws not only Americans, but visitors from Continue reading

Peggy Sue’s 50’s Diner

Peggy Sue’s 50’s Diner

Sometimes you notice something so irresistible on a road trip you just have to pull the car off the road and take a look! We were driving down the highway on the long, lonely stretch of road between LA and Vegas when we noticed Peggy Sue's 50's Diner. There had been nothing to look at for an hour or Continue reading

What Happens in Vegas, Stays in Vegas – Excalibur

What Happens in Vegas, Stays in Vegas – Excalibur

It may be one of the most famous tourism marketing slogans of all time, "What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas" I was able to see this slogan in action! As a heads up, it now has new meaning to me! Regular readers would know that we are currently on our "Winter Sun" tour of the USA and Mexico. We Continue reading

Driving on the Right Side of the Road

Driving on the Right Side of the Road

Driving on the Right side of the Road! Otherwise known as driving on the WRONG side of the road!! How hard is it to driving on the other side of the road? This is a question I have often contemplated but never really understood or worried about too much. It was inevitable the day would come when Continue reading

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