I'm Leza, I started this blog 11 years ago as a travel diary for me and my husband when we backpacked around the world for 15 months. I love travel photography, art and music. I've lived in East Africa and visited 55 countries. Back-packed, flash-packed, got married to my Englishman way out in the Ugandan Bush. I want to share the knowledge of independent travel and the great cultural riches it delivers. From beach huts, boutique hotels to 5 star. Incredible capital cities to jungle. UNESCO World Heritage Sites to quirky alternative world wonders. I've seen jaw-dropping palaces in Rajasthan, heard the groaning of glaciers in Argentina and met the Viet Cong in Vietnam. If I can help anyone to see more of this great planet we live on... then this blog has been worth it.
We woke up on the morning of my birthday and realised our weekend plans (a 40 minute drive to see Dave’s Mum and Dad) would have to be re-scheduled. We got 4 inches of snow in 2 hours. This was the view from our deck around 11.30am. The front door to the house, our flat […]More