I'll be honest, it's a long time since we were in Canada, but it made a big impression on me... there is just so much to see and do! We hired a car and spent two weeks covering several thousand miles to see everything we wanted to see - it was not the most relaxing … Continue reading A Road Trip through Eastern Canada in Photos
I love getting out and exploring the world as much as possible. There are some incredible experiences to be had in places you might not have realised. Take Colombia for example. It might not get the best reputation in the news, but the country has some of the best attractions in the world. If you’re … Continue reading 5 things you can’t miss whilst visiting Colombia
We've all heard people talk about having life-changing experiences... and one of my biggest was certainly travel-related! I did a degree in Hispanic Studies, which required me to spend the third year of my course in a Spanish-speaking country. There was the option to go to a Spanish university (definitely the easier option as the … Continue reading A Life-Changing Experience…
As you probably know if you've read any of my previous posts, I love travel and I also love food! And this post combines two of the main ingredients (sorry!) in my life... a few of my favourite destinations and some of my very favourite cuisines! For me, the food I eat when I am … Continue reading Amazing Adventures, Fantastic Food
With the exception of a few periods of my life where I have worked or studied overseas, I have always lived in England. And I think when you live somewhere you don't always appreciate all that it has to offer... which is why it's great fun sometimes to pretend to be a tourist in your … Continue reading My Top 10 Things To Do in England
I have always loved travelling but have never really given much thought as to why it has become such a passion of mine. Until recently that is, when I started to wonder what drove me to constantly be looking to head off and explore somewhere new... I seem to have spent the last 25 years … Continue reading Why I Love Travelling
We visited Cuba back in 2005 and fell in love with it's faded grandeur, beautiful beaches, colonial architecture and friendly people. I would love to go back again before it changes irreversibly and loses much of it's charm. Following the death of Cuba's charismatic leader, Fidel Castro, and the renewing of relations with the US, … Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Captivating Cuba
Today's post is a little different to my usual travel posts. I'm going to try and teach you a few useful words and phrases in Spanish that you can try out on your next visit to a Spanish speaking country... I hope you're ready to give it a little go? The main thing to remember … Continue reading Let’s Learn Spanish!
I decided it was time for some more of my favourite travel photos... so here are a few more images that I love from my travels over the years, some are digital images and some were taken on a film camera and scanned in (it shouldn't be too hard to tell which are which!): Loch … Continue reading My Favourite Travel Photos: Part 2
What do you think of when someone mentions Spain's ever-popular holiday destination, Benidorm? Sunshine? Vast, sandy beaches? Lively nightlife? Maybe you think of all of these things... I know I certainly do! As you already know, I'm a big fan of travel in general but one of my very favourite places to visit in Europe … Continue reading Why I Want to Visit Benidorm!