Friday Weekend Escape to Zambia

By Marion Ueckermann I’ve taken a weekend escape to Zambia—twice. Many years ago, my husband and I were privileged to accompany my bosses on a business / leisure trip to the land of my birth. I got the opportunity to go again the following year with the company’s accountants. As the conference coordinator, it was […]

Friday Weekend Escape to Adelaide, Australia: The City of Churches

This week I’ve celebrated my wedding anniversary. It only seemed fitting that I continue the wedding theme and we return to Adelaide in South Australia, also known as the city of churches. Our first stop is St. Peters Anglican Cathedral in the heart of Adelaide. I love visiting old churches and cathedrals. There’s something about the […]

Friday Weekend Escape to Adelaide, Australia: The Historic Adelaide Oval

It’s our first Friday Weekend Escape for 2015, and this weekend we’re escaping to the picturesque city of Adelaide in South Australia. Our first stop is the historic Adelaide Oval, located on the River Torrens in the city. My husband and I spent the day with my reader friend, Jenny, and she played tour guide […]

Friday Weekend Escape to Hungary – Beautiful Budapest (Winter)

 by Marion Ueckermann How good it’s been to be in Budapest again these past five days and to show my husband, Noel, the sights of this beautiful city. A city of lights, of statues, of amazing architecture, of incredible interiors, of history, of culture, of tempting aromas, and of fun. Truly a fascinating city offering […]

Friday Weekend Escape to Hungary – Beautiful Budapest (Summer)

By Marion Ueckermann For weeks I’ve been singing the Budapest song by George Ezra. My heart’s in Budapest…na, na, a doobie doo. The first two lines were all I knew for quite some time (and I’ve discovered incorrectly too). The closer today has come, the more I’ve learnt of the song. Heart is actually house, […]

Friday Weekend Escape to Taronga Zoo in Sydney, Australia

This weekend we’re returning to my beautiful hometown of Sydney, Australia. Last week we caught the Manly Ferry to the pretty seaside suburb of Manly, the setting for my new contemporary inspirational romance. Her Tycoon Hero is the first book in in my Sydney series. Today we’re visiting Taronga Zoo, the perfect location for a fun romantic date. […]

Friday Weekend Escape to Manly in Sydney, Australia

This weekend we’re returning to my hometown of Sydney, Australia. Last week we cruised around the harbour city, including The Rocks, Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House. Today we’re catching the Manly Ferry to the beautiful seaside suburb of Manly, the setting for my brand new November contemporary inspirational romance. Her Tycoon Hero is the […]

Friday Weekend Escape to the harbour city of Sydney, Australia

This weekend we’re escaping to my hometown of Sydney, Australia. I spent the first thirty years of my life in Sydney, and grew up on the beautiful northern beaches. I love Sydney Harbour and the urban beach lifestyle. Sydney is also the setting for my brand new November release, Her Tycoon Hero, the first book […]

Friday Weekend Escape to Lake Superior in Minnesota, USA with Brenda S. Anderson

Today we’re escaping for the weekend with my author friend, Brenda S. Anderson, to the North Shore on Lake Superior, Minnesota, USA. Brenda is giving us a tour of Lake Superior in her beautiful home state of Minnesota. Enjoy! ~~~~~ I’m blessed to live in Minnesota, a state with four seasons and 10,000+ lakes, so […]

Friday Weekend Escape to South-Eastern Finland with Marion Ueckermann

SUMMER COTTAGE VACATION by Marion Ueckermann Narelle, it’s so good to be back on your blog again and I’m excited to whisk your readers away for the weekend (and on my subsequent two blogs) to the southern part of Finland, not that far from the Russian border. My husband, Noel, and I were privileged to […]