Creativity, Photography

The Best of 2017 & 11 photographs

Okay, my lovelies, I have succumbed to being one of the masses, as in bloggers who have displayed their "Best Photographs for 2017". Here goes. The angsting moments where I try to make a decision which ones I love and an explanation of why.  It was a hard decision as every photo is a favourite for… Continue reading The Best of 2017 & 11 photographs

Life of adventure, Spain., Travel

Relaxing in LA GELIBRA

In early December we were very fortunate to have the opportunity to stay in the Le Gebilra area of Andalucia in between housesits.  Even though we were looking forward to a new area to explore, we did arrive somewhat jaded. Why you may ask? The reason "Cortijos Haza Tortas." It's the name of a road.  Looks… Continue reading Relaxing in LA GELIBRA

Housesitting, Life of adventure, Musings

Our first Spanish Christmas

N.B.  A local creative artist built this traditional Christmas decoration, it's used instead of a tree. This time of year can create such an extreme reaction in people, from glee to rolling of the eyes, I am somewhere in between.  Depending on what is happening on the day it can lean towards one or the… Continue reading Our first Spanish Christmas

Life of adventure, The Business of Blogging

A Year in the Making 

Today is the day that Globalhousesitterx2 turns one. What a year.❤ My first year as a blogger is coming to an end.  Who would've thought I would enjoy writing.  Not me for one.  At the beginning of the year, if you all knew the intimate relationship I had with the delete button, you would wonder. … Continue reading A Year in the Making 

Historic towns, Life of adventure, Spain., Travel

Cadiz: An Ancient Port City

Leaving the silence of the inner hills of Andalucia, we were on our way to spend a few days in the city of Cadiz. This was our Festive season present to each other, the calendar page had been turned it was now December. Any excuse to celebrate the future arrival of the big fat jolly man.… Continue reading Cadiz: An Ancient Port City

Life of adventure, Road Trips

Roadtrip – Alicante to Comares, Spain

Spain is made for road trips. We had two days in which to arrive at our destination not far from Comares.  It seemed we had been travelling for quite a while, in reality, it was only days not weeks.  Which meant we were looking forward to exploring and more so to relaxing in a rural area… Continue reading Roadtrip – Alicante to Comares, Spain

Creativity

Meet Carol the Potter – NZ Artist

To have a break from writing about travel, I thought it would be a delightful interlude to include a focus on various artists, every now and again.  It's not a big surprise that I would want to write about creative people, as aside from having a passion for learning and travel, another one, of course,… Continue reading Meet Carol the Potter – NZ Artist