Life of adventure, Musings of ordinary life, Photography

The Best of 2017 – 11 photographs

Okay, my lovelies, I have succumbed to being one of the masses, as in bloggers who have displayed the best of the best of their photos for 2017. Here goes. The angsting moments where I try to make a decision which ones I love and an explanation of why.  It was a hard decision as… Continue reading The Best of 2017 – 11 photographs

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Life of adventure, Travelling between housesits

Relaxing in LA GELIBRA

In early December we were very fortunate to have the opportunity to stay in the Le Gebilra area of Andalucia in between housesits.  Even though we were looking forward to a new area to explore, we did arrive somewhat jaded. Why you may ask? The reason "Cortijos Haza Tortas." It's a name of a road.  Looks… Continue reading Relaxing in LA GELIBRA

Housesitting, Life of adventure, Musings of ordinary life

Our first Spanish Christmas

N.B.  A local creative artist built this traditional Christmas decoration, it's used instead of a tree. This time of year can create such an extreme reaction in people, from glee to rolling of the eyes, I am somewhere in between.  Depending on what is happening on the day it can lean towards one or the… Continue reading Our first Spanish Christmas

Musings of ordinary life

Happy Birthday Mum

It is the time to hear voices in hopeful unison singing Happy birthday with a hip hip hooray, tagged happily at the end. Yes, another birthday and another one we are not spending with you.  Which over the years there have not been many we have not celebrated together with a coffee and cake outing.  Today,… Continue reading Happy Birthday Mum

Life of adventure, The Business of Blogging

A Year in the Making 

Today is the day that Globalhousesitterx2 turns one. What a year.❤ My first year as a blogger is coming to an end.  Who would've thought I would enjoy writing.  Not me for one.  At the beginning of the year, if you all knew the intimate relationship I had with the delete button, you would wonder. … Continue reading A Year in the Making 

Historic towns, Life of adventure, Travelling between housesits

Cadiz: An Ancient Port City

Leaving the silence of the inner hills of Andalucia, we were on our way to spend a few days in the city of Cadiz. This was our Festive season present to each other, the calendar page had been turned it was now December. Any excuse to celebrate the future arrival of the big fat jolly man.… Continue reading Cadiz: An Ancient Port City

Life of adventure, Road Trips

Roadtrip – Alicante to Comares, Spain

Spain is made for road trips. We had two days in which to arrive at our destination not far from Comares.  It seemed we had been travelling for quite a while, in reality, it was only days not weeks.  Which meant we were looking forward to exploring and more so to relaxing in a rural area… Continue reading Roadtrip – Alicante to Comares, Spain