Ko Tarutao Marine National Park

Wednesday, February 24th, 2016

Our first port of call sailing in Ocean Emerald was at Ko Lipe in Ko Tarutao Marine National Park This the second largest marine national park in Thailand and was created in 1974. Named after the largest island in the group, it comprises 51 islands and is world famous for its pristine diving sites, rich marine […]

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Ocean Emerald Charters in South Asia

Wednesday, February 24th, 2016

It is a sad fact of superyacht life that not every project meets with success. Such is the demise of YachtPlus an ambitious plan to build 10 identical yachts and through a fractional ownership plan make them available at locations throughout the world. The first yacht built has achieved some of that dream even if […]

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The JetBlade Experience at Four Seasons Resort Langkawi

Tuesday, February 16th, 2016

There are water sports… and then there are Jetblades. They maybe the most innovative product in the hydro flight industry and Four Seasons Resort Langkawi is the first place in Malaysia to offer it but I not sure I acquitted myself quite as well as I should have done when they gave me the opportunity […]

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Well Being at Four Seasons Resort Langkawi

Sunday, February 14th, 2016

Visiting the Geo Spa at Four Seasons Resort Langkawi we got to discover a new path to wellbeing enjoying a specialised body treatment and energetically balanced meal. The concept has been designed to illuminate the concept of inner balance, help guests identify personal imbalances, and facilitate a return to body-mind-spirit health. Lack of energy and […]

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High Above the Clouds in the Mountains of Langkawi

Friday, February 12th, 2016

Slightly more hair raising if equally fascinating was flight up the side of a mountain. Organised by the Four Seasons Resort in Langkawi we were able to ride the longest free span mono-cable car in the world. Not only is it the longest but it is also the steepest. For those who enjoy being suspended […]

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On Safari from Four Seasons Resort Langkawi, Malaysia

Thursday, February 11th, 2016

In its own lush garden and beachfront settings the Four Seasons Resort Langkawi, is dedicated to rejuvenation and fun. It is an hotel in which to immerse yourself in the Spa, relax over a meal of Malay specialties, and explore the UNESCO-protected mangroves with one of the hotels on staff naturalists. Langkawi has all the […]

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On the Beach at Four Seasons Resort Langkawi, Malaysia

Thursday, February 11th, 2016

Beach front Villas at the Four Seasons Resort in Langkawi, Malaysia are so very correctly named. Approached through its own lush garden the vast Villa opens up on to its very own strand of golden sands just yards from the ocean. Ours was at the Resort’s southern end of a beach over a mile long. Our Two-Bedroom […]

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Farewell to My Trusty Teva Sandals

Wednesday, January 13th, 2016

Its hard saying goodbye to an old friend even worse bidding farewell to a pair of friends but my trusty Teva Sandals and I have said goodbye for good. We have done some traveling together and many have suggested, rather rudely I thought, that they were long past their sell by date. But who is […]

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Cobblers Cove Hotel

Wednesday, January 13th, 2016

Some five miles north of Sandy Lane in Speightstown, which is also known as Little Bristol, Cobblers Cove is situated 12 miles north of the capital city of Bridgetown, in the northern parish of Saint Peter. The Hotel is quiet and rather club like. Its guests return year after year and hope that the ambience […]

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Coral Reef Club

Wednesday, January 13th, 2016

Discreetly located inside lush gardens filled with tropical flora, creating an atmosphere of ultimate privacy, the Coral Reef Club hotel is situated on the beautiful St James’ sandy beach which gently lapped by turquoise waters of the Caribbean and bordered by a tree shaded wooden deck. Set in delightful tropical garden at the very edge […]

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