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EuropeSportsTravelWindsurfing

3rd Place at the European Championships!

We drove 10 hours to Latvia through the rain, but came home with some wicked trophy haulage.
Read More Sean O'Brien - September, 2017
Jas at his first World Cup
EuropeParentingSportsTravelWindsurfing

Taking Jaś to his first Windsurfing World Cup in Spain

He's 12 weeks old so it's time to learn what the old man does in his spare time - so we took little Jasiek on an adventure to Spain while…
Read More Sean O'Brien - May, 2017
Chandra Bali Villas
AsiaThings to DoTravel

Taking a sneaky peek into Bali’s super luxury villas

On our last trip to Bali we got an amazing opportunity to stay for our trip in one Bali's luxury private villas thanks to our friends at Ministry of Villas.…
Read More Agata & Sean - February, 2017
Engadin Marathon Silvaplana Switzerland
EuropeSportsTravelWindsurfing

Toughing the World’s Longest Running High-Altitude Sailing Marathon

For 38 years, a small alpine lake perched high in the mountains of Switzerland has hosted the Engadin Marathon, a high altitude sailing marathon for windsurfers (and more recently kitesurfers)…
Read More Sean O'Brien - December, 2016
SUP at Burj Al Arab Jumeirah Beach
Middle EastThings to DoTravel

Dubai Guide: Our 5 Alternative Escapes When You Want to Explore More Than Just the Mall

So you've made your way to Dubai and ready for a taste of the Middle East? Maybe you're on a little stopover on your way back to Australia from the…
Read More Sean O'Brien - December, 2016
Best Churches in Rome
EuropeThings to DoTravel

10 Must See Churches in Rome; How To Find Them, What to Look For

Rome, one of Europe's most ancient cities and considered through the ages to be the birthplace of civilisation. As Italy's capital, it is home to one of the largest football…
Read More Agata & Sean - October, 2016
Hokitika Gorge New Zealand
AustraliaThings to DoTravel

5 Incredible New Zealand Hiking Trails You Should Totally Do

The South Island of New Zealand is one of the southern hemisphere's worst kept secrets. The fjords of Norway, alps of Switzerland, summer temperatures of Australia and some of the…
Read More Agata & Sean - August, 2016
French Riveria Nice Cannes
EuropeLifestyleSportsTravelWindsurfing

Roadtripping the French Riveria (and discovering more beaches)

The best thing about dating a professional windsurfer is the roadtrips to events. The worst thing about dating a professional windsurfer is the roadtrips to events. It's sweltering heat in…
Read More Agata Białas - June, 2016
Wat Phra Kaew
24-Hour TravelAsiaThings to DoTravel

Bangkok in 24-Hours; The Layover Guide

Working for an airline taught me how to organise my trips into 24-hour blocks, making sure I see absolutely everything that a city can offer. I've done the Bangkok, Thailand…
Read More Agata Białas - April, 2016
Agata Bialas batur volcano
AsiaThings to DoTravel

Hiking an Active Volcano; The Mount Batur Sunrise Trek

After 3 months travel back in Sean's home in Australia it was time for more adventures. Moving back to our European base we made a short pit-stop in Bali, Indonesia,…
Read More Agata & Sean - April, 2016
24-Hour TravelAustraliaThings to DoTravel

5 Things to do in Coffs Harbour

Last week we visited Sydney for Sean’s Windsurfing National Championships on Botany Bay. Because windsurfing involves such a ridiculous amount of gear to drag around we opted to drive rather…
Read More Agata & Sean - March, 2016
Swim with dolphins Coffs Harbour
AustraliaThings to DoTravel

Swimming With the Dolphins at Coffs Harbour

If you are ever roadtripping down the east coast of Australia make sure you make the stop in Coffs Harbour. Only 4.5 hours drive south from Brisbane, Coffs is one…
Read More Agata Białas - February, 2016
Middle EastSportsTravelWindsurfing

Turkmenistan & the Silk Road, an unlikely windsurfing location

The Windsurfing World Tour allows us to visit some exciting new place around the world; places I wouldn't necessarily have thought about travelling to before. After a long series of…
Read More Sean O'Brien - October, 2015
Legoland Billund, Denmark
EuropeThings to DoTravel

Legoland Denmark is looking a bit tired, no?

The small quiet town of Billund on the western stretch of Denmark is home to the world's most famous toy company, Lego and also home to the first Legoland Tourist…
Read More Sean O'Brien - October, 2015
AfricaTravel

Finding new friends in Johannesburg Lion Park

One of the best parts of working for an airline is the opportunity to visit so many places around the world. On one of my recent flights I had the…
Read More Agata Białas - October, 2015
Tokyo Anime Manga Gundam Front Statue
AsiaThings to DoTravel

Tokyo’s Top 5 Places for Manga and Anime Lovers

One of my favourite aspects of Tokyo life to visit is the bustling and somewhat crazy manga/anime scene. Manga, being the typically black and white Japanese cartoon comic books and…
Read More Sean O'Brien - September, 2015
Yas Marina f1 Circuit Abu Dhabi
Middle EastSportsThings to DoTravel

Things to do in Abu Dhabi? You Should be Racing F3000 Cars at the Yas Marina F1 Track

For my birthday this year Agata and I had planned to spend the weekend in Abu Dhabi, only 1.5 hours by car away from our current abode in Dubai. We'd…
Read More Sean O'Brien - August, 2015
Gardens by the Bay Singapore
24-Hour TravelAsiaTravel

Singapore in 24-Hours

Traveling as a cabin crew teaches you how to condense your trips into 24-hour blocks. Some crew like to spend their layovers sleeping and recovering before their next flight I…
Read More Agata Białas - August, 2015
EuropeTravel

Łeba – the Battle of the Sands

No Polish summer would be complete without a trip to the seaside. Aware of the fact that Poland has some of the most beautiful, white sandy beaches in Europe, we…
Read More Agata Białas - August, 2015
Fuerteventura
EuropeSportsTravelWindsurfing

Fuerteventura; where windsurfers dream and all-inclusive holidayers come to burn.

On Monday we flew to Fuerteventura, the second biggest of the Canary Islands for Sean's next stop on the Windsurfing World Tour. Fuerteventura is famous for windsurfing and water-sports tourism…
Read More Agata Białas - August, 2015
Middle EastTravel

Long Desert Roadtrips through Oman

With Agata working in Dubai we decided to use one of our free weekends there to make a roadtrip next door in to Oman. It's a pretty unknown place to…
Read More Sean O'Brien - July, 2015
AustraliaSportsTravelWindsurfing

The Great Barrier Reef; shark sponsored windsurfing lessons

Recently we visted Australia's Great Barrier Reef for Sean's National Windsurfing Championships. Hearing thousands of stories about how stunning this place is I've decided that Green Island is the ideal…
Read More Agata Białas - June, 2015