PAULA AND GORDON

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WORK WITH US

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MEDIA KIT

Media Kit, February, 2015 We are Paula and Gordon, who are apparently Baby Boomers. We are destination and… • Read More »

PUBLISHED WORKS

The following are links to published works written by Contented Traveller for other travel sites and magazines: Named… • Read More »


Hotel Tugu Bali, Canggu

Hotel Tugu Bali, Canggu

Hotel Tugu Bali – A Very Romantic Hotel on the Island of Bali To understand the uniqueness of the Tugu Hotels, you need to understand the man behind the concept and what he is all about. This is a story of a man, whose love for the culture and history of Indonesia, and for maintaining this […]

Prague: Outside my Front Door by Tracy’s Travels

Prague: Outside my Front Door by Tracy’s Travels

Outside my Front Door is a series of posts by fellow travel bloggers who share what is … outside of their own front door Tracy A. Burns became fascinated with Prague, the Czech language and Czech culture in 1991, when she first visited Czechoslovakia as a tourist. That same year she moved to Prague. She […]

The UN of Surfers: Canggu and Echo Beach, Bali

The UN of Surfers: Canggu and Echo Beach, Bali

The UN of Surfers: Canggu and Echo Beach, Bali Canggu, pronounced Changuu and Echo Beach are the new players on the market, for hot spot destinations in Bali. Canggu and Echo Beach are considered one and the same place in terms of tourism, but in terms of the current major visitors to the area, there […]

Coffee – Weekend Travel Inspiration

Coffee – Weekend Travel Inspiration

Coffee -Weekend Travel Inspiration Truth be told, coffee suits every day of the week. There is however, something special about weekend coffee. It is a time to catch up with friends and family at a coffee shop. I make no bones about the fact that this post is total publicity for our new site Best […]

Murni and Murni’s in Ubud, Bali

Murni and Murni’s in Ubud, Bali

It was by great fortune that we found Murni’s Houses, Ubud, Bali through FlipKey by tripadvisor who had given us carte blanche to pick wherever we wanted to stay in Bali and we chose 6 nights at Murni’s Houses. This is all part of our Travel Series, Bali for Baby Boomers. We found Murni’s Houses […]

eOasia – Find the Best Things to Do in Asia

eOasia – Find the Best Things to Do in Asia

Have you ever sat there trying to pick an activity and wondering whether the company that you are dealing with is reliable and whether you will get what you are paying for? Or even if the company exists? It is always a risk and this is what we were trying to figure out when we […]

Has Ubud Bali changed since That Book and That Movie?

Has Ubud Bali changed since That Book and That Movie?

It seems that Ubud, Bali has become even more globally recognized since the publication of Elizabeth Gilbert’s Eat, Pray, Love. I am pleased to say that we discovered it well before this having been there on a few previous occasions. I was wondering what changes may have occurred and whether it would still be that […]

PAULA AND GORDON

PAULA AND GORDON

“We” are Gordon and Paula, and we have been travelling together for 12 years, and independently for a lot longer than that. We have both come from successful long-term careers. Gordon has been a mining engineer, and I was a teacher in a senior executive position for many years. We have now spent the last […]

Published Works

Published Works

The following are links to published works written by Contented Traveller for other travel sites and magazines: Named by USA Today as one of top 20  favourite Couples Travel Bloggers July, 2014  National Geographic #NGTRadar: Travel Lately 10th December, 2014  No 2  in Top 1000+ Travel Blogs #travel1k Daniel Oliveira e Celebrities Feb, 22nd 2015 Top travel bloggers […]

MEDIA KIT

MEDIA KIT

Media Kit, February, 2015 We are Paula and Gordon, who are apparently Baby Boomers. We are destination and experience marketers. We like the shabby chic houseboat in Amsterdam, the surrealistic art gallery in Strasbourg, the tatami mat in a ryokan in Japan, the cave house in Goreme, and 5 star unique hotels. We like to […]