On my actual birthday, my colleagues took me out for lunch and we celebrated with brownies that evening with my homestay family. One of the things that bonded us at the beginning of our relationship was live music. As fans of travelling, we celebrated my boyfriend’s 50th birthday with a one-week trip to the beautiful Caribbean island of Aruba. For the most part, it’s a pleasant climb which although steep the path is easy. Since we were not guests of the hotel, we probably shouldn’t have enjoyed the beach loungers, umbrellas and bar service, but they never asked if we were hotel guests so we made ourselves right at home for the day! We mingled in small towns, Doolin, Dingle, Portmagee, and Kildare. Even though it’s part of the USA, it has a very Caribbean vibe to it. Literally! It was the perfect 50th birthday trip. Scott Eastwood is the most famous of Clint Eastwood’s children. Since it was my actual birthday on the day we were in San Juan, we stopped at the Senor Frogs that is right by the port to take a quick celebratory birthday shot! Published. Stopping at Grand Cayman, Colombia, Panama, Costa Rica, Belize and Mexico, this cruise gave me the opportunity to dip my toes into the balmy waters of Central America with very little effort. They range from rich and creamy cakes to crumbly buttery pies. The next night was more “tame” and we all went to the famous night club Xs, located between the Wynn and Encore. Always making the most of my annual leave! That in itself is an awesome gift, but to make the week even more special, Carine got to choose the fun and special activities we did. We ended the day with a dinner at one of the stellar restaurants in Napa, Bistro Jeanty – it did not disappoint. When you first arrive in Egypt, in many ways it can feel like you’ve been transported to another world. Travelling is something that has always been important to me and my husband, and as soon as the kids came along, we knew that nothing would change and we would keep on travelling. Soon after the security guard came up to tell us that the hotel was shaking and could we please stop! Masada is an ancient fortification that sits on top of a plateau and was the site of a famous siege in the first century; the history is fascinating and the views over the Dead Sea are spectacular. We had booked a nice villa away from the crowd of tourists, overlooking the valley filled with beautiful flowers and far away were the snow-peaked mountains. Adding fun and creativity to everyday life. For my 30th birthday I ticked off a road trip that had been on my bucket list for quite a while! Manali is the queen of the hill stations in North India. I went to New York for my 30th birthday and had an amazing time. Cordoba is a magical city and a great place to spend a day you will remember a lifetime. On the day of my 40th birthday we took a trip to Masada and the Dead Sea. It was a dream vacation. For a moderately priced option you can choose either Mumm Napa or Domaine Chandon, either of the experiences will be great, there is no bad champagne is Napa. And beyond that, she got to do whatever she wanted on her actual birthday. We opted to stay somewhere a little different, and booked the La Belle Esplanade bed and breakfast in the Tremé neighbourhood, just north of the French Quarter. For my birthday lunch, we ate at a small restaurant at Anakena Beach, the main beach on Easter Island. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Because we like to celebrate the smallest things. The musical itself… I mean… I am still speechless. Admittedly, this might not have been the ideal location for her to celebrate her birthday given that she doesn’t particularly like volcanoes and is not terribly fond of boats. It wasn’t just because I wanted good weather on my birthday, but because today, we were going up in an open-door helicopter to see the city from the air. I mean who needs an excuse to visit the Greek Islands, right!? My birthday is in July, right in the middle of the summer, and to me there’s nothing better than spending it right where I feel I belong. Go to a funfair? This includes neighbouring, Maasai-owned private wildlife conservancies and conservation areas. Since Norway’s another really expensive country we cut costs by going for as short a time as possible, packing in as much as possible. She was impressed by the show and thanked us for the surprise. Located in the desert of Nevada and only a 4-hour drive from Los Angeles, Las Vegas is the ultimate birthday party destination because it offers endless choices of entertainment. We travelled the night before from Ollantaytambo where the Inca ruins had already been impressive, for an early start in Aguas Calientes. I’m single and child-free, and my 40th birthday felt like the end of my youth. We could open our patio screen door and walk out onto a white sand beach with deep blue waters. When we arrived at the camp 3 giraffes crossed our path, with the sun setting behind them. If you’re ready to take a beach break, spend a day in nearby Tybee Island. We did a cruise one year and have done a couple of different bigger gifts we knew my parents would love. Birthday trips are a wonderful way to celebrate a milestone birthday. Siblings When dining out with siblings who are all adults with jobs (this generally includes college students too), everyone can pay their own way. I chose to celebrate my 21st birthday in one of the most dynamic and cosmopolitan cities in the world, Hong Kong. When my daughter, my middle child, turned seven we were travelling in Guatemala. We ended up having a silent disco on the roof of the hotel amongst the washing! The wonderful people and vibrant culture of Tanzania also contributed to an epic 40th birthday! I made this dream a reality for my 30th birthday, travelling to Athens, Mykonos and Santorini. was very much welcomed treat and a bit of respite from the usual cold winter! If you do not have a Cricut access subscription, you will be asked to purchase the images when you click “Make It” to make the puzzle. The electricity supply here is a bit erratic, so don’t count on being able to charge actual electronic devices. Although we live in Australia he is Greek and we try and travel to Greece most years. We’re not just talking about a one-day celebration, we mean a whole week of festivities! While the weather didn’t cooperate for taking a hot air balloon flight, I experienced a magical sunrise and got to spend a day visiting many of the amazing unique landscape areas, including the so-called “fairy chimneys” and caves. I hope the posts here give you some inspiration for when we can travel again. Known as the sin city, Las Vegas has something for everyone, whether you want to be nice or naughty. Surprisingly, my friends took me to one of the biggest discos on the island – Amnesia for their famous Foam Party. Then travel through upper Egypt as the Ancient Egyptians used to – by sailing the Nile. Patrick Brontë (17 March 1777 – 7 June 1861), the Brontë sisters' father, was born in Loughbrickland, County Down, Ireland, of a family of farm workers of moderate means. What better way to celebrate? For my husband’s 50th birthday, he wanted to do something special, but didn’t want to have a big party. Greece is the perfect place to spend a milestone birthday because it’s nice for the majority of the year, the types of activities are endless and the food is out-of-this-world. In between, I napped in hammocks, snorkelled in the ocean, and took naps on the quiet and pristine beach. 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