Red Frog Pub & Brewery onboard the Carnival Vista

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It is only two more days until the Carnival Vista is launched and as the Carnival Cruise Thrill Seeking Family we cannot wait, hubby even more so thanks to the announcement that he can raise a pint onboard in the Red Frog Pub & Brewery and that they will have a choice of three distinctly flavoured hand-crafted beers brewed right on board. Carnival Vista’s Red Frog Pub & Brewery is the result of a unique collaboration between Carnival and Miami, FL. based Concrete Beach Brewery. Concrete Beach is an Alchemy & Science brand, an independently operating subsidiary of The Boston Beer… Continue Reading “Red Frog Pub & Brewery onboard the Carnival Vista”

On the bucket list – Visiting Thailand

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In the next of my bucket list posts I have chosen Thailand as the place I dream of visiting as many of my friends have been and raved about the stunning beaches, beautiful temples, bustling cities and vibrant night life. I am a sucker for the beach and the islands off the coast of Thailand are famous throughout the world for their beautiful beaches and gorgeous scenery. Ko Phi Phi is top of my list as it was made famous by the movie “The Beach” and I would love to brush up my scuba diving skills at Ko Tao which… Continue Reading “On the bucket list – Visiting Thailand”

A Visit to Sri Lanka

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As I child I took abroad holidays for granted as we were lucky enough to go away a couple of times a year, but one of my first holiday memories where I really appreciated the time away was when we visited the beautiful island of Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka is a tiny island nation in the Indian Ocean. It is a rugged land of rainforest, diverse wildlife and endless beaches. It’s famed for its ancient Buddhist ruins, including the 5th-century citadel Sigiriya, with its palace and frescoes, and the sacred city of Anuradhapura. Its flavourful cuisine reflects its history as… Continue Reading “A Visit to Sri Lanka”