As I haven’t done a Throwback Thursday post for a while I decided it was about time I did one… and this time we are heading out to the Republic of The Gambia in West Africa. We visited back in late December 2004 and, to date, it is still our only visit to Africa (sadly).… Read More Throwback Thursday: The Gambia
When Tesco Photo contacted me and asked if I would be interested in creating a Canvas Print, I was delighted… I have so many photos I want to display that I am always looking for ways to make use of them! I decided that a photo collage of some of my latest travel snaps was… Read More Fun with Photos: Canvases
Now I know it’s only September 2018, but I’m a bit of a planner and, after all, most of us book in advance to get a good deal (although Holiday Gems offer some fantastic Last Minute Holidays if you’re after a late getaway!) and also to give us time to save up… hence I’m already thinking about where I want… Read More My 2019 Bucket List
As you’ll know if you are a regular reader of my blog, I’m a big fan of getting out into the great outdoors at every opportunity I get, so when I was asked to write a post on outdoor clothing by Simply Hike I jumped at the chance! Now I love getting out walking, whatever the weather… and,… Read More Wrapping up Warm for Winter!
So you’ve planned your big trip and the time has come to pack your backpack… But when you look at your packing list you realise that there is absolutely NO WAY everything is going to fit in a backpack that size… and it’s the biggest one you could find!! It’s a common problem if you’re… Read More Packing Tips: Backpacking
There’s nothing worse than getting home from your holiday/trip, looking at your photos and realising you haven’t done justice to the fantastic destination you’ve just visited, is there? We all want to show our audience – whether we’re talking about our followers on social media or our friends and family – where we’ve just been… Read More My Top 10 Tips for Taking Great Travel Photos
So this is my last post in my Summer Activities series because, unfortunately, summer is pretty much over – boo! And this time it’s all about aquaparks! Now until a couple of years ago, inflatable water parks were only found in much warmer countries than the UK – for obvious reasons! But now, they are… Read More Summer Activities: Aquaparks
Camden is one of my favourite parts of London. It’s such a bustling, vibrant place with lots to see and a lively atmosphere! Whilst it’s a bit more touristy (and tacky?) now than it was years ago, it’s still a fun place to spend a few hours. I’d never taken my 12 year old daughter… Read More An Afternoon in Camden, London