When doing an independent tour of a country you always kind-of want to know how much it costs to buy a bread or coke so you can budget. Well, here are some of the items we bought and their prices. How much does alcohol cost on Reunion Island? Description Price Shop Amsterdam Black Rhum 50CL… Read More How much does (it) cost on Reunion Island?
Our Reunion Island holiday wasn’t without its snags or moments of meltdown (mostly me) or times we felt the roads were just too unsafe. Unfortunately, once you are on a route you can’t just turn around… plus at the end of every terrifying drive there was something new to discover. “Life begins at the end… Read More Reunion Island Travel – Road to the volcano
I am a sucker for beautiful architecture or engineering marvels. I’ll admit that I can spend hours studying something beautiful and appreciate what went into it, from the drawings to construction. So, when I read about the bridge I thought it would be cool to see on our way to the volcano. Unfortunately the bridge… Read More Reunion Island Travel – Old Suspension Bridge near Sainte Rose & Sainte Anne
“I don’t mind being described as vanilla in certain ways.” – Cal Ripken, Jr. I agree with Cal Ripken on not minding to be described as vanilla – now that I know that vanilla isn’t just ordinary. Believe it or not vanilla comes from an orchid! 5 things you didn’t know about Vanilla (or Vanille)… Read More Reunion Island Travel – Vanilla
Our first day on Reunion Island had a slow start. We had to get everyone through one bathroom, feed them with the provisions our hosts provided and get out and up to Hell-Bourg. If you don’t know, Reunion Island has mountains in the middle of the island and the cirques where they have built little… Read More Reunion Island Travel – Cirque de Salazie and Hell-Bourg