Sun, sea, food, wine and quality of life – sums up this diverse and captivating region of Italy. Calabria is at the toe of the boot, the extreme south of Italy - lapped by the splendid crystal blue sea and separated from Sicily. The warm climate, the beautiful colours of the sea, rocky coasts that alternate with sandy … Continue reading Mikey’s Travels – Calabria – Best of Southern Italy
Often overlooked, China's nearby island neighbour Taiwan is impressively scenic, exhibiting beautiful coastlines, dense greenery, soaring mountains, serene lakes, and lush rural farm lands. My first stop in the island was Taipei in the north, the nation's capital and largest urban centre, boasting the world's second tallest skyscraper, Taipei 101. I strongly recommend taking a … Continue reading Mikey’s Travels – Taipei – Ilha Formosa
There’s a reason that “Old MacDonald” is the most beloved song for babies and toddlers. Children love animals. But your little one’s unlikely to cross paths with too many different species besides dogs and cats (and the occasional mouse) in his or hers everyday life. Your best bet for animal education is to go on … Continue reading Old MacDonald Had A Farm….
In the early days of 2016, I found myself on one of the most rewarding adventures I’ve ever been on. India was calling... Old and new, colour and chaos, sticky cities and lush mountain ranges – India is a bustling cacophony of wonderful that blazed a trail in my memory long after I returned home. … Continue reading Mikey’s Travels – India – The Land Of Spices
In 2015, I went on an adventure to the "Land of the Pharaohs". I went for the Great Pyramids, but I never wanted to leave thanks to the captivating chaos juxtaposed against gentle days floating down the Nile. Sailing on a traditional Felucca from start to finish, this was the only way to truly step into … Continue reading Mikey’s Travels – Egypt – The Gift Of The Nile