Month: July 2017

Honeymoon: 24-48 hours

The day we landed was a very very long day. I had a lunch and site inspection booked for The Modern Hotel. TW was invited to the lunch and I thought he might actually enjoy snooping around the hotel. I get a lot of flak for being a snoop but his is almost as bad as me, maybe worse, rather than snoop himself he hopes I will so I can tell him all of my findings without going to any effort himself. I protest being called a snoop, for the most part I am actually interested in others lives and wish them the best. I compete with no one, we can all have amazing lives and I love to hear everyones stories. I went alone while TW rested. He enjoyed being left in piece. I was gone for two hours. Sadly I was starting to feel the affects of the long day before we left Sydney, the flight and the 6 hours since we landed at Honolulu. I forgot to take any photos. Of anything. …

Honeymoon first 24 hours

It isn’t every day you go on your honeymoon and while I have been accused of having too many holidays (in general and also to fancy/luxury places) that I will have spoiled expectations of my honeymoon and the pressure will be on to outdo a “normal” holiday for us. Well, I had been ill and reassessed my life and direction so I embarked on a new adventure and our honeymoon moved from 9 months to plan to 2 weeks. We had flights booked to Hawaii but changed the dates so we could go between my work adventures. Hawaii and Canada. Minds made up. 16 days was too long for Hawaii and we have never been to Canada so it seemed like a great plan to split the stay. We would fly in to Honolulu, stay 3 nights but 4 full days due to flight times, then fly on to Vancouver. From there we have a hire car booked to drop off 8 days later in Montreal, a flight from Montreal to Maui for 2 nights …