Interlaken, Switzerland

We did not spend a whole lot of time exploring this lovely village.  This was the town we drove through that took us to Beatenburg. We spent an afternoon walking around the town, mainly to rent snowboards and buy groceries.  Then that evening we went to Ice Magic enjoying hot chocolate and mulled wine as we walked around…

Beatenburg, Switzerland

This was the start of our two weeks in Switzerland during the Christmas Holidays ! Driving up the many switchbacks felt like we were heading up to heaven as we passed through the clouds and onward to the village. The village offered a quiet refuge from the hustle and bustle of more tourist bound destinations in…

Paradise Found – Mirissa & Tissamaharama, Sri Lanka

We loved Sri Lanka!  We spent 4 days relaxing on Mirissa Beach then one evening getting a taste of the wilds of Tissamaharama. The lush, green vegetation teemed with life and was such a drastic comparison to the every day stark, dry, flat, lifeless terrain here in the desert of Qatar.  We walked with monitor lizards…

Cairo – Day 3 – Souq Khan el-Khalili

Today was all about travelling to the Islamic District of Cairo (via our now BFF – taxi driver Hamada Grapes – we call him Hi’Im Outta Grapes!) to the Souq Khan el-Khalili. This souq is built on the site of the mausoleum known as the turbat az-za’faraan (Saffron Tomb), dating back to 970 A.D. Today was AMAZING…

Cairo – Day 2 in the A.M. – The Egyptian Museum

Today was all about the Egyptian Museum!!!!!! This is just the start of this blog as I took SO many pictures.  Once we’re in Sharm El-Sheikh I’ll have WONDERFUL downtime to add more pictures and explain each picture!!! Love, Stephanie  xo