Shark Hole – A hidden ‘hideaway’ in Barbados

A hidden treasure indeed. ‘Shark Hole’ is a definite must add to your beach adventures on the island of Barbados. The name alone should probably deter  ( were there toothless sharks?) and the thought of battling the east coast unforgiving, relentless, heavy-duty waves should definitely restrain you. Yet curiosity begged to differ. Finding this gem … [Read more…]

Pampered to Perfection – Spa right!

I must have been sleep walking, sleep-walking through my life. It took me 30 seconds to recognise that the bellman was trying to get my attention “Ma am?, Ma am?, it’s just up this path to your right, pass the palm tree with the red dot, the second pergola with the hanging yellow orchids and … [Read more…]

Land Escape – Luxury Landscapes

Escape to this east coast haven, Bathsheba – a slight south of Barclay’s Park, where the waves of the Atlantic ocean crash against the coral reefs creating a white and pink sandy beach. It was a mini adventure to this bird’s eye view..and to my dismay we did take the road less travelled. Sinks and bumps … [Read more…]

Once in a Lifetime! – A Grenadian Wedding

Once in a lifetime! – this is how I would describe the wedding celebration I attended at the Rex Grenadian Resort in the isle of Spice, Grenada!. It was a cool afternoon with slight cloud cover and the white chairs glistened against the Caribbean sea. A designer’s dream -with the automatic picture perfect backdrop of … [Read more…]

Brand New Year!

As the year was quickly coming to an end and new beginnings seemed to linger on the horizon it is a time when most of the world decides to make resolutions, some impossible to commit to and some doable, but most come to fruition on the 1st day of the turn of the new year. Now anyone … [Read more…]

A December to Remember!

Tomorrow would be the last Friday of the year, 2015. There would never be another Friday for 2015 – and what was I doing? I was working! Yup believe it or not – I was sending an email to my fellow co-workers – hoping that they read it, praying that they responded and knowing that … [Read more…]


It was that time again, the year was winding down and the vacation roster was being circulated to every department. It was the time when we pre-planned our lives for an entire twelve months. Now why would someone think that I have my life all planned out. I really must look more put together than … [Read more…]

Black Gold – a pirates tour in Barbados?

So what’s all the hype about the 1703? Driving up to this secluded garden shielded by check-in security and nestled on the lining of the heart of Bridgetown, one would never imagine that the secret of the land of sugarcane and rum was open to all who dared to venture. I walked up the narrow footpath and … [Read more…]