2018 was a good year for me… I did lots of things I enjoyed and had some great holidays! So this is a brief review of my favourite trips from last year: Freya’s First Download Festival It was the first time we had taken Freya to a music festival so we were a little apprehensive… Read More My 2018 Travel Review
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 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!
It’s somehow almost Christmas again (how did that happen??) which means it’s time to start thinking about gifts for your nearest and dearest… so here are a few of my suggestions if you have a keen traveller to buy gifts for: A compact camera. I know phone cameras are pretty good nowadays but ‘proper’ cameras… Read More My Top 10 Gifts for Travellers
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
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
I was very lucky again this year and got lots of lovely presents from my amazing family and friends… Needless to say, a number of them were travel-related (obviously!)! So here are some of the fab travel-related gifts I got from Santa this year: Lonely Planet Travel Journal This is a great travel journal with… Read More My Favourite Travel Presents – Christmas 2017
I spent an amazing week in New York City two years ago, taking lots of photos of the sights (of which there are so many!). So, rather than tell you about my trip, I am going to let some of my photos do the talking… Skyscrapers of Manhattan from the Hudson River The Statue of… Read More NYC in Photos