Posted in February 2014

Our Final Day in Paradise

Our Final Day in Paradise

As they say, all great things must come to an end and today marks our last full day on the island. This has been a wonderful vacation on so many levels and we feel truly blessed to have been able to make the journey. We’ll find out shortly what time we are scheduled to depart … Continue reading

The Conrad Maldives for Families

The Conrad Maldives for Families

So, this morning came early again, only this time instead of naturally waking at 330am, we were greeted by a vomiting Ainsley. We’re not exactly sure what caused her upset stomach but are suspicious that it might have been the allergy medicine she was given so we stopped giving that to her. Her bug bites, … Continue reading

Snorkeling, Cocktails, and Bug Bites!

Snorkeling, Cocktails, and Bug Bites!

It seems that we’ve fallen into a cadence that, while a bit unorthodox (even for us), has served us well here. Unfortunately, we’re still waking up quite early in the morning, but we’re essentially sleeping during the hottest part of the day and that has allowed us to enjoy the best that the Maldives has … Continue reading

Our Journey to the Maldives

Our Journey to the Maldives

Our journey to paradise began midday on Friday, February 14 with a short drive to Logan Airport. We had intended to take the bus from Portsmouth, but decided to splurge with parking at Logan in case there was a storm that affected the bus service on the return. In the end, that was a great … Continue reading

Oahu Activities!

Oahu Activities!

Over the course of our week on Oahu we did a bunch of fun things both at the resorts and elsewhere on the island. The highlights were watching at bit of the Pipe Masters 2013 surfing tournament on the North Shore, a Pearl Harbor anniversary tour, and visiting Lanikai beach in Kailua. A visit to … Continue reading

Holiday Season Trip to Hawaii!

Holiday Season Trip to Hawaii!

Our lives have gotten crazier and crazier over the past few months and as a result I am quite delinquent on posting the details of our trip to Oahu in early December (I know, shocker!). As a reminder, this trip was prompted by the fact that Ainsley and I had a “free oneway” on our … Continue reading