Tagged: Maldives

We’ve Only Gone And Done It

We’ve Only Gone And Done It

Now that all of the family have been told in face-to-face meetings taking place around the country, it’s now safe to announce it… The gf is no longer my gf. She and I are getting married!! Yes that’s right, after 16 years of being together...

Back To Normality

Back To Normality

After our holiday to the Maldives it was back to normal today as the gf and I returned to work. It’s never nice returning to work after a holiday as, apart from your holiday being well and truly over, you have to answer everyone’s questions...

Are We Nearly There Yet?

Are We Nearly There Yet?

Well that’s been a long day! After the late night last night, we were woken up at 4.30am (11.30pm GMT) to start our journey home. Our bags were collected and we headed off to reception and the restaurant to hand over the key and then...

The Final Day

The Final Day

Well we’ve been here now for two weeks but it feels like longer, but in a good way! After yesterday’s rain, today has been as sunny as all the other days, so our last chance to top up the tan. We headed to the beach...

Rain, Rain Go Away

Rain, Rain Go Away

A massive storm overnight kept us up from about 6 o’clock this morning, although it woke us a couple of times prior to this. Extremely strong winds and the pounding of the rain upon our roof had an easy victory over our earplugs. It looks...

More Scuba Diving

More Scuba Diving

Back to our Advanced Open Water course today with another two-tank dive in the morning. First site (Masda) was where we would complete our Deep Dive. On the boat ride out Tim explained again what we would be doing this time and explained all about...

The Defenders Of The Reef

The Defenders Of The Reef

Nothing much to do in the morning so between reading and sunbathing we snorkelled a bit in the lagoon outside our room. There are two mini coral reefs about 20 metres or so from our bungalow and there are always some Triggerfish swimming around. As...

Valentine’s Day On An Deserted Island

Valentine’s Day On An Deserted Island

Valentines Day, and I had a special trip planned for today. A few weeks ago I had emailed the hotel to arrange a surprise for the gf…I had hired a deserted island for the day! Unfortunately, upon our arrival last week this trip was mentioned...