Category: Island life

Dark Mornings

There are a few things I don’t like in the morning. Like when my coffee has gone just that cold that it isn’t really enjoyable to drink anymore. It’s not cold cold, like an ice-coffee […]

Cyclone Enawo, update

According to Meteo France Reunion, Enawo, class 4 cyclone, has hit Madagascar. The winds blow at more than 250km/h – with gusts up to 290km/h. This is the worse cyclone to hit Madagascar in more […]

Monday morning

We live in Belle Mare, on the East Coast. A couple of times a week I go for a swim at one of the nearby hotels, the Long Beach Resort and Spa. I like the […]

When the cyclone is not far

The sun is not always shining on our little paradise island. Enawo is far, but not that far: 800km North West. So, the weather is bad. It’s very wet, windy and sticky! I can barely […]

Enawo, the Cyclone

About a month ago Carlos was on the way south towards Mauritius and Reunion Island, but didn’t really form and stayed a tropical storm – it also stayed far enough away from us to really […]

First Post

I have been truly loyal to Blogger since my really first post in 2009 when we left the UK to move to Amman, capital of Jordan – our first ‘adult’ expat story. Job for the hubby, […]