Weekly Photo Challenge: The World Through Your Eyes

Through blurry Ray Bans I take you on a voyage. A voyage to one of the world’s most crystal clear places on the planet – Sardinia. My favourite beach, my favourite sand, wind and earth – this is Sardinia through my blurry Ray Bans.

Weekly Photo Challenge - the world through your eyes by Jennifer Avventura 2013

This is my response to the Weekly Photo Challenge – The World Through Your Eyes. Click the link to discover more through the eyes of others.

Do you see what I see?

Sardinia – the place I call home

I suppose, I should let you in on my little secret. It’s only been a secret since last Wednesday and since then I’ve slept, a lot, not even realizing this secret.

So here it is … Continue reading

Travel Theme: Peaceful

Alligator Pond is small fishing village on the southwestern coast of Jamaica and we spent a few peaceful hours walking the beach.

We will be taking a small detour through Jamaica for the next few posts as I get over my jet lag.

What does peaceful mean to you?

Weekly Photo Challenge: Fleeting

Priory Public Beach, St. Ann’s Bay, Jamaica

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A fleeting moment of young Jamaican children running on the beach, just after sunset.

What does fleeting mean to you?

Weekly Photo Challenge: The Sign Says

The sign says … this way to Jamaica, mon. I spent the last 12 days in the hills of beautiful Jamaica and this is what I saw …

On our way to Negril, Jamaica.


Anyone up for some Seapuss?

Anyone up for some Seapuss?

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Naked lights?

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How about come Cow Foot to start your day?

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Interesting restaurant names in Jamaica … Food Spot.

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The Jerk Spot

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The Rehab sports bar!

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Black the Streets concert with Sizzla! Oh yah, mon!

Want to see more signs from around the world? If so then click here.

My Sardinian Life at My Caymanian Life

Don’t forget to give me a follow over at my other blog: My Caymanian Life. I’m in Cayman Islands giving work a go for a little while and I’ll be blogging about life on this tiny island in the Caribbean. Hope to see you over there.

The famous Seven Mile Beach, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands.

Seven Mile Beach by Jennifer AvventuraClick the image to be swiftly taken to the Caribbean. See ya on the other side my friends.

Happy blogging.


My best kept secret at My Sardinian Life

Besides my immediate family; only two of you, in the internet world know about my best kept secret. It’s been a secret for so long that I’m bursting at the seams with excitement, anticipation and nervousness. I mean – this is something I’ve done before, I’m no rookie. I know the ins and the outs of this game; I’ve played it many times in my career.

But now, it’s just a bit different – because my heart and soul are here, in Sardinia.

In the last several years I have struggled with finding decent employment to the point of frustration, tears and hopelessness. I have written about it several times in the past and you can read about it here and here.

This post is not about what happened in the past –  it’s about what’s going to happen in the very near future.

My Sardinian Life’s best kept secret is … 

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Donkey Days of December

December in Sardinia is crisp, cold and windy. It’s also my favourite time of year to go hiking. This is what I saw on my way down hill …

Snow capped mountains in Southern Corsica.

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A couple of donkeys basking in the December sun.

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And a road side donkey just waiting for a rub.

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What is your favourite time of year to go hiking?

Weekly Photo Challenge: Reflections

Panoramic reflections in Sardinia, Italy

Jennifer Avventura (5)This is my response to the Weekly Photo Challenge: Reflections.

The Write Travel Blog is Open for Business

The Write Travel Blog is open for business! Two years after the inception of My Sardinian Life a new blog is born. It’s my outlet to showcase short stories from around the globe; mine and yours. Join me in celebrating the joy of travel as we write ourselves into history.


The Write Travel Blog is a short story blog about global travel. It’s a simple blog without all the flashy lights (for this I require one photo and one photo only – so choose wisely); a spot, where you the writer, showcase your talent. Are you interested in guest posting for my new adventure?

Seeking guest posts from travelers of ALL ages.


  • 500-1000 words; any style, any format with the exception of posts like “I did this, we went there.
  • Use your imagination. Be unique.
  • All editing done by ‘you.’
  • Article MUST be about travel.
  • If article is about a specific place – you MUST have traveled there.
  • One photo that you took to support your story.
  • Small bio about yourself.
  • Provide 3 links to support yourself. Example: Your blog link, Twitter or Facebook.
  • No advertising.
  • Only guest posts from independent bloggers and writers will be accepted. If you are writing for a corporate company – go suck a lemon, I’m not interested.
  • You retain all rights to your work.
  • Article must be original and never before published.
  • Once article is published on The Write Travel Blog you have the rights to publish your article on your blog

Email me at: writetravelblog@gmail.com. Subject: Guest Post TWTB.

I have already received many emails from writers, travelers and bloggers who are interested in this project. Thank you, all! I am grateful for your support and excitement on this new venture.

So, what are you waiting for? Come on over, I’ve been waiting for you.

The Write Travel Blog – short stories from around the globe.

The Write Travel Blog is a blog for all ages. Therefore, if you are submitting a guest post I please ask that you do not use foul language or explicit sexual references.