Here is my wish-list of the top 10 things I want to do before I hit the big 5-0... Take a hot air balloon flight Go on a safari Run the London Marathon Write a book (just need to decide what to write about!) Visit Iceland Try glamping instead of camping! Take a road trip … Continue reading In Brief: Top 10 Things I Want To Do Before I’m 50!
It was with great excitement that we landed at Orlando Airport… Freya had been so looking forward to visiting Florida, and especially Disneyworld, since we had booked the trip just over a year before! We had decided to take her whilst she was still young enough to believe the magic, even though Matt had been before and … Continue reading A Fantastic Family Trip to Florida
Do your research! This is the key to getting the best deal… shop around to get the best prices. Check out prices for package holidays to your destination as well as costs for travelling independently. Sometimes it works out cheaper to book a package (even if there are parts of it you will not use). … Continue reading My Top 10 Tips for Travelling Well for Less
So, what do I ALWAYS have in my bag, wherever I go… My Camera is always to hand. You just never know when an interesting photo opportunity may present itself! I am a big fan of Canon cameras - I never use anything else. My iPhone is never far away! I often kill time whilst travelling by … Continue reading In Brief: What’s In My Bag?
The Lake District is one of my favourite destinations in the UK. I love the breathtaking views, the wide range of outdoor activities available and the beautiful camping spots dotted around. On this occasion, we camped just outside Keswick (the hub for outdoor pursuits in the Lake District) at the beautifully situated and conveniently located Castlerigg … Continue reading A Weekend in Keswick
We made an early start in order to make the most of our day in Oxford. I had been once before to stay with a friend and had loved it so was looking forward to going back, albeit briefly. Our first stop was the oldest public museum in the UK, the University of Oxford’s Ashmolean … Continue reading A Postcard from… Oxford