02 August 2006

Where I have visited...

These are the countries I have visited in my young 47 years. I have been very fortunate.

My youngest sister lived in Hong Kong for many years and when we visited her we would then go off on holiday to the Philippines or Thailand. That is what started the travel bug.

I spent 15 months backpacking in 1999/2000 with my hubby Allan, mainly in Asia. I will have to write a travel blog of this time.

I have been to so many countries but never been to Scotland or Ireland. Isn't that terrible, I do feel guilty about that. Every year I say I must visit these places but put it off for another trip elsewhere.

In my recent 'student' years holidays have been restricted to family trips. Now that I am working again we can now consider which country to visit next... Maybe it will be within the British Isles but I somehow doubt it.

We haven't been diving for many years so I think that will be our next proper holiday. To revisit the beautiful underwater world of the fish, it does feel like you are visiting another world when you dive. We dived once to see hammerhead sharks; wow it was scary, and thrilling. We sat deep down in the blue ocean waiting for the sharks to pass, and they did.

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cream said...

Wow, Dizzy! Very impressive globetrotting!
Can't wait for your travel blog!

lettuce said...

Hi Dizzy - nice to be home again.

You know how I envy your travel experiences!! If I were you, I'd go somewhere new - how about Australia, you could go diving there?

Pod said...

thanks for your lovely comment from afar. what a heartfelt thing to say. glad to see you dive too! i think you shouldlisten to letty!

lettuce said...

I've tagged you. See my blog (Jan 23rd) for details. Hmmm... better email you about this too!

SaM-GiRL said...

I see you havent been to South Africa yet, you should try to arrange a trip there.