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Amalfi Coast – Day trip to Amalfi and Atrani

Amalfi Coast – Day trip to Amalfi and Atrani

After walking from Praiano to Positano the previous day, I knew I was going to wake up ‘a bit sore’. What I had anticipated was the ‘I’m going to need a railing to get down the stairs, or someone is going to need to carry me” level of soreness in my calves. Perhaps the walk […]

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Amalfi Coast – Path of the Gods

Amalfi Coast – Path of the Gods

Walking the Path of the Gods from Praiano While standing on the terrace at our Praiano B&B looking way over at Positano in the distance, something caught my eye. There was a small building clinging to the side of the cliff way overhead. It took me a minute to realise that it was the church […]

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First Day on the Amalfi Coast

First Day on the Amalfi Coast

First Day on the Amalfi Coast Whoa. Just whoa. And one more for good measure – whoa! The word breathtaking gets used a lot in travel writing, and I’ve been guilty of using it a bit too much myself. But the views are pretty spectacular along the very popular Amalfi Coast. We spent three days […]

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All Roads Lead to Rome – Walking the Appian Way

All Roads Lead to Rome – Walking the Appian Way

The Appian Way (Via Appia Antica in Italian), is the straightest, oldest and original road leading to Rome. It has been marched and strolled upon by all walks of life over the past 2,300 years. Step back in time by walking along the large, volcanic cobblestones, and picture the centuries of history of this famous […]

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Top Sites Along the Great Ocean Road

Top Sites Along the Great Ocean Road

Top Sites Along the Great Ocean Road The Great Ocean Road is one of the prettiest coastal drives in Australia, if not the world. Big call I know, but when you’re driving along the windy road hugging the side of a cliffs dropping into the ocean below, you’ll know what I mean. You can visit […]

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Road Trip from Perth to Exmouth

Road Trip from Perth to Exmouth

Way back in 2009 I took a small bus trip up the coast from Perth to Exmouth over five days. I’d written about it at the time and the company I travelled with – WesternXposure Bus Tours – no longer provides this trip. They do however have a trip with the same first five days […]

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