We escaped the freezing German weather last weekend to head somewhere a hell of a lot warmer. James first sent me a link to Porto 6 years ago when he was deployed and I was […]
Rheinland-Pfalz to the Bavarian Alps. Doesn’t it look like the same distance as Bristol to London? Well funnily enough, it’s not just a 2 hour jaunt. I hadn’t really thought about that before we set […]
Not the warmest time of the year to visit the Baltic, but the flights were reasonable and the apartment was cheap. $104 for 3 nights to be exact and it was huge, in a great […]
When this is the view from your rented front porch, why waste your time sleeping? Mount Rainier, an active volcano and the highest mountain in Washington state. This summer we took a 3-week long trip […]
Efteling. The largest theme park in The Netherlands and a wholehearted and true family day out. We had an absolute blast. We had no plans at all to leave our holiday park last weekend but […]
Like it or loathe it, you can’t deny that there’s something about Center Parcs in the UK. If you haven’t been, then I bet you know someone who has. They’ve tipped up on a Friday […]
I really didn’t think it through.
Earlier this year, my university girls started making their annual plans to get together with all the families for a weekend in the summer. I never make it because I just live so far away. Add in the fact that it’s a lot of money and a huge amount of traveling for just 2 short days and I’ve always sadly declined. And then felt so left out the weekend that they were all together.
The last time we were in Luxembourg City I started chatting to an English mum who was there on holiday with her toddler. Initially, I was like, “eh? You’ve come to Luxembourg? On holiday? With […]
I’ve been in Philadelphia on my own for a few days on a personal admin adventure. That sounds fairly glamorous and the trip has actually been pretty incredible.
Last weekend we spent nigh on 15 hours in the car over three days. That’s a long time. Especially when your traveling companions really don’t want to be there. It got me thinking and I realised the following…