A Day in Paradise February 14th 2006 We had a trip planned to visit Stan's sister and brother in law in Melbourne Australia who were both very ill. The thoughts of a 24 hour flight filled me with dread so we came up with the idea of having a one night stop over to break the journey. I was told by the airline that we could chose from several locations around Kuala Lumpur. I requested the tropical island of Langkawi and much to our de ... read more
Asia » Malaysia » Kedah & Perlis » Pulau Langkawi During the late 18th and 19th centuries, Great Britain established colonies and protectorates in the area of current Malaysia; these were occupied by Japan from 1942 to 1945. In 1948, the British-ruled territories on the Malay Peninsula formed the Fe... ... read more
We both travelled and worked in Spain, which is where we first met, back in 1972. Things back then were quite different, no plastic card banking or internet to smooth the way.
Our travels were put on hold for a few years whilst we brought up our two children. They now spend large chunks of their life exploring the world.
In in our mid to late 50's we decided it was time we took up travelling again and this time write our own travel blog. Hope it can compete with the younger generations.
We chose the nickname 'still crazy' because I guess that's what we are, still crazy. We completed three... full info