Author Archives: jewelsworldtravels
Part of my time on Phuket was spent at the Green Elephant Sanctuary. This is an ethical retirement home for elephants. They aren’t chained up, and you don’t ride them. We started by feeding them. They eat all day long! … Continue reading
I haven’t done many beach vacations, and my week on Phuket was one of my favorites. We stayed at a lovely resort that had its own beach. But I spent most of my time in the infinity pool. I like … Continue reading
I started 2019 doing what I love – traveling to a new place. Without getting into whether Hong Kong is a unique country, China says it isn’t, I tried to see as much of it as I could over a … Continue reading
This beautiful garden was a highlight of my trip to Hong Kong. I only wish I had gone earlier in the day, because of the early morning light and also because it would have been quieter. I will find time … Continue reading
My first experience with koalas and my second with kangaroos. They both seem so exotic to me. I would love to have my own pet koala!
The opera house is an impressive building, and it really is a focal point of the city. It rained most of the time we were there, but I got a few decent pictures. We also treated ourselves to seeing a … Continue reading