We’re into the countdown to 2019 and many of us are already planning what new experiences we’d like to have in the coming year. Seasoned travellers will know that the Christmas break is an ideal chance to do a little research on your wishlist destinations for the new year, looking at the best time of… Read More 5 Must Do Global Experiences for 2019
When thinking about your travel experiences, how often do you push yourself out of your travel comfort zone? And we mean really push yourself, and not just giving up the idea of a hotel room in Spain for a tent in the Isle of Wight. Travel is all about broadening the mind and doing things… Read More Do You Need To Push Yourself Out Of Your Travel Comfort Zone?
Ok, so if you’ve ever seen any pictures (or heard anything through the grapevine) about Australia, then we probably don’t need to convince you to go there. Everything is beautiful – from the wildlife to the architecture – and the only bad thing that we can think of about this country is literally the huge… Read More 4 Reasons to Visit Australia
I love going to the theatre to see all different kinds of live performances – from musicals to plays to gigs to music and dance recitals… anything really! So when the opportunity arose to go and see The Radio City Christmas Spectacular in New York, I jumped at the chance… But, to be honest, we… Read More Review: Radio City Christmas Spectacular
I don’t think there is anything better than getting wrapped up and going out for a walk in the wintertime… I love getting out of my centrally heated house and blowing the cobwebs away with a long walk in the fresh air! And the countryside looks just as beautiful in winter as it does in… Read More Winter Activities: Winter Walking
As I love to read (almost as much as I love to travel!), I decided to do some reviews of a few travel-related books which I thought might be of interest to other travellers… So I was delighted to be sent a copy of Working at the End of the World by Con Curtis to… Read More Book Review: Working at the End of the World by Con Curtis
I have just got back from 6 days in fabulous New York City. It was my second visit and I loved it just as much this time as I did the first time I went (3 years ago)! Again, it was a child-free trip with Matt and some friends (we left Freya at home with… Read More New York, New York!
One of the things I NEVER, EVER travel without – wherever I am going – is a swimsuit (or two… or maybe even three!). I love to swim – as you’ll know if you read the post in my ‘Summer Activities’ series – and I take every opportunity I can to get in the water,… Read More Travel Essentials: Swimwear