I love being organised. I’ve watched too many of those Departures programmes where people have turned up late to flights or without their passports to not make sure everything’s in order. We also learnt from one very stressful sprint through Heathrow airport on the way to Glasgow that ‘final call’…View Post
This started off as a travel blog, but life happened and travel had to take a back seat. I still love to take trips every now and then, so here’s where you’ll find all my recommendations – from hotel and food reviews to city break ideas and long holidays in the sun. Travel tips, city breaks, hotel reviews and beach breaks.
For our first wedding anniversary, we treated ourselves to a little Parisian break. It was quite cold and we were both suffering from the beginnings of flu (how romantic it is to be married!), but we didn’t let that stop us from having a wonderful time. My lovely husband surprised…View Post
I never like using the phrase ‘guilty pleasures’ as it implies you’ve something to be ashamed of, when really you shouldn’t feel embarrassed about something you find enjoyable. But when it comes to travel, I’ve definitely got a few ‘pleasures’ that always get conveniently missed off the blog posts! Read…View Post
A long weekend in the Cotswolds with the girls was just what I needed at the end of February. And exactly a year since my hen do in Paris too! This time last year I was the most stressed I’ve ever been, but things just got better and better and…View Post
This month’s Travel Link Up topic, ‘lost in translation’, had me reeling with memories of funny and irritating things to have happened on holiday. We’ve all got a story where we were misunderstood or messed up some instructions when encountering a foreign language – and all the travel bloggers taking…View Post
Sri Lanka is the most beautiful country I’ve ever visited, and I can’t stop telling people about it! In September 2014 we flew there for our honeymoon – 9 days of touring a completely new country with our own driver and a packed itinerary of amazing sights. We had some…View Post