The Truth behind Elephant Exploitation and How you can Help

https://i0.wp.com/paulandcarolelovetotravel.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/elephants-and-baby-logo-picmonkeyed.jpeg?fit=190%2C107

Elephant exploitation is rife in Asia. On our first visit to Thailand we were sat on the beach when an elephant with his mahout came up to us, and asked if we wanted to feed the elephant bamboo shoots. We did …

Share Button
Posted in Thailand, Travel advice and information | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 51 Comments

Barrusclet Farmhouse, Gondrin, France – Review of our stay.

https://i1.wp.com/paulandcarolelovetotravel.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/us_picmonkeyed.jpg?fit=190%2C143

We had been looking for somewhere to stay in France where we could have a week away to relax with our family. We found Barrusclet Farmhouse searching the internet and it seemed to have everything that the seven of us would need. Location of …

Share Button
Posted in France, Hotels | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 34 Comments

Hotel Review – Baan Sijan Villa Resort, Koh Samui, Thailand

https://i2.wp.com/paulandcarolelovetotravel.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/Official-Baan-Sijan-picture_picmonkeyed.jpeg?fit=190%2C109

Baan Sijan Villa Resort is one of our favourite places to stay when we visit Koh Samui, an island off the east coast of Thailand.  We had our 5th visit in February 2016. Baan Sijan is a wonderful small villa resort …

Share Button
Posted in Hotels, Luxury, Thailand | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 51 Comments