Do wishes come true

Thursday photo prompt: Wishes #writephoto My heart recalls a time past Smiles and laughter I let it go Why could I not let it last A best friend A soul mate The perfect blend My mentor, my all Why did I let it end I bid you farewell Without further ado To start again Start anewContinue reading “Do wishes come true”

Dear Dad

#everydayinspiration Hi Dad, It has been 14 years since you left us. You sent me a message last year? Do you do know you have a father? Of course, how could I never forget? I know you worry, has she forgotten me? No, I will never forget you. Honestly, I probably think about you everyContinue reading “Dear Dad”

White sands, Carribean Seas and pink cars

Travelling between towns in Cuba you can use the buses which are slow, trains which are unreliable or our choice “the collective” a share car, which also gives you the opportunity to meet fellow travellers. We have travelled with French, polish and today two gorgeous German girls. This mode of transport is somewhat squishy andContinue reading “White sands, Carribean Seas and pink cars”

Venice Beach, grunge, vibes, wall art and vegan cafes

  Venice Beach, a little bit grunge with an oddly great vibe A beachfront boardwalk where art meets eccentricity with a dash of weird and wonderful. A large sprawling beach, market stalls, shops, bike hire, marijuana for medicinal purposes or not! Well it is legal here. Buskers, belting out tunes, trying to sell you aContinue reading “Venice Beach, grunge, vibes, wall art and vegan cafes”

Trinidad Cuba and my love affair

The drive to Trinidad was long. 9.5 hours to be exact.  The drive itself is not too diverse in scenery. It reminds me of driving through an Asian country. Tropical, paddocks, little shacks.  Cubans sitting on their verandahs. In their rocking chairs passing time, smoking, drinking coffee or rum. What’s the hurry anyway. Everything manana.Continue reading “Trinidad Cuba and my love affair”

I cried for a long time that day

Leaving Vinales I step out on to the balcony and take in the view one last time. It is breathtaking as the sun rises over the mogotes (mountains). Feeling a little melancholy as I know it really will be the last time. I silently say thank you for the experience as I breathe in oneContinue reading “I cried for a long time that day”

Havava with love

    Havana  Will this aeroplane actually leave the ground?  Concerning thoughts are growing as I look at the other customers boarding flight AA1447 from Miami to La Habana (local lingo)  Everyone appears to be carrying anywhere between 50 & 100kg. Just an average. The bags are plastic wrapped in enough layers to cover theContinue reading “Havava with love”

To the Bahamas and back

On board Royal Carribean  enchantment of the seas   Sail away @ 4.15 From a port I have never before been   The party starts straight away  Cocktails, beers, nachos, It’s only the first day   Bahama mama the waiter yells Another new cocktail With all the whistles and bells   800 staff are workingContinue reading “To the Bahamas and back”

Miami Heat

Miami Bentley’s, rollers and lambos. Spanish music and g strings Welcome to Miami Pure entertainment South Beach offers the best people watching. A hub of activity. This Art Deco area is trendy, chic, avant- grade and expensive. Reminiscent of an old time movie. Retro style buildings are a photographers delight. Just ask Craig. With itsContinue reading “Miami Heat”