Author: MovinnGrovin

October 6, 2016 MovinnGrovin 7 comments

Sri Lanka   We departed Singapore and headed for Sri Lanka, an island nation south of India located in the Indian Ocean and home to the largest biodiversity in all of Asia.  The landscape ranges from rainforests and plains to highlands and sandy beaches.  We flew into the capital city of Colombo and would spend…

October 4, 2016 MovinnGrovin No comments exist

24 Hours in Singapore After our 8 day stay in Malaysia we departed for 1 quick night in Singapore, a country located just a short flight away and one that would allow us to connect to our next big adventure (more on that at the end of this post).  Singapore is an island off southern…

September 25, 2016 MovinnGrovin 7 comments

Langkawi, Malaysia &  Laura turns 30! After a week of Hindu temples, yoga, and meditation on the island of Bali it was off to Malaysia.  We took a flight through Kuala Lumpur and eventually made our way to the island of Langkawi, Malaysia.  Langkawi is an archipelago of 99 to 104 islands (depending on the tide,…

September 22, 2016 MovinnGrovin 6 comments

Bali, Indonesia   We made our way from the edgy and fast paced city of Hong Kong to the relaxing atmosphere on the exotic island of Bali, Indonesia.  We spent 8 nights in Bali where we hung on the lively beaches of Seminyak before making our way to the village of Ubud, dotted with beautiful…

September 16, 2016 MovinnGrovin No comments exist

Hong Kong After our adventure in Japan we booked a flight to spend 6 nights in Hong Kong!  Hong Kong, a former British colony and now territory of China, is home to over 200 islands, ranks as the 4th most densely populated sovereign state and has more skyscrapers than any city in the world!   We…

September 12, 2016 MovinnGrovin 5 comments

Adventures in Japan After Tokyo we hopped a train and began exploring other regions of Japan for the next 12 days.  We visited the onsens (hot springs) in the countryside of Yudanaka, slept in a Ryokan (a traditional Japanese Inn), walked the ancient streets of old world Takayama, visited the temples of Kyoto and worked…

September 7, 2016 MovinnGrovin 6 comments

Tokyo! After our 4 month tour of Europe it was time to dramatically mix things up and we would be doing so in Asia, first stop Tokyo! We flew from Rome to Frankfort, had a couple hour layover and departed in the evening for Japan.  We landed in Tokyo the following afternoon, took two trains…

August 28, 2016 MovinnGrovin 13 comments

Leone’s Italian Tour   The fun didn’t stop after Greece with the Fitzgibbons as we traveled to Italy to spend time with Laura’s family, dad Tom, mom Barbara and sister Kristen!  The Leone’s were very eager to tour Italy together, as this long awaited trip was once previously cancelled due to Laura braking her ankle 12 years…

August 14, 2016 MovinnGrovin 12 comments

The Fitz’s Sail The Greek Isles After 6 months of travel we finally meet up with our first set of parents, Sean’s mom and dad!!!   Sean’s parents, Don and Marsh, would be sailing the Greek Isles with a group of family and friends, a coordinated effort to both meet up with us and celebrate…

August 5, 2016 MovinnGrovin 2 comments

4th of July celebration, Santorini We have spent the past month traveling with friends and family, sailing the Greek Isles and boating along the Amalfi Coast, truly an amazing leg of our travels that we have very much been enjoying!  Naturally we are a month behind on our blog, here is a quick post from…