Monthly Archives: August 2013

Our Accommodation in Boracay

Our first two nights in Boracay were at the Spider House. This great place was at the far end of the beach and hangs onto the cliff face being built out of bamboo and wood. A great rustic and relaxing … Continue reading

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Girls Learn to SCUBA Dive – Boracay, Philippines

For Molly and Emily the week at Boracay was not as relaxing as it was for Kerrie and myself as they both were learning to SCUBA Dive. They did the pool work and theory together and then I joined them … Continue reading

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St Agustin Church – UNESCO – Manila, Philippines

St Agustin Church, Intramuros Manilla, is one of the four Baroque Churches of the Philippines inscribed in 1993 on the World Heritage List. San Agustin Church originally known as "inglesia de San Pablo", founded in 1571 is the oldest stone … Continue reading

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Girls Tinikling at Barbaras Restaurant, Manila

Dinner out first night was at Barbaras Restaurant (Reviews). They offered a Filipino Banquet with the beauty of a show of local Filipino Dancing. The food was OK but the dancing was energetic. Molly and Emily got up an had … Continue reading

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Segway Around Intramuros – Old Town Manila

We arrived in Manila late Saturday (3rd August) afternoon and headed straight to our boutique hotel in Intramuros (Old Town Manila) – The White Knight Hotel. The taxi driver was not sure where it was and so was funny watching … Continue reading

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A Week in the Philippines

Back to the blog after a fantastic week in the Philippines with a few days in Manilla and then majority of time in beautiful Boracay. No phone, No PC, No Technology (except our cameras) and much relaxing, eating, swimming and … Continue reading

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Around Hanoi – Vietnam

Our last few days in Vietnam were spent casually relaxing and exploring the old town of Hanoi.  Hanoi, with it’s old town, is our preference over Saigon for when we visit again.  The girls ended up coming down with colds … Continue reading

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