Most of us have suffered with travel sickness at some point in our lives… whether it was going on a family holiday as a child; on a bus journey along that winding, mountain road in South America; or on a particularly choppy boat trip! But is there anything you can do to help (or to… Read More Dealing with Travel Sickness
I had heard a lot about the Hollowell Steam and Heavy Horse Show (to give it it’s full title) from friends but we had never been, even though it takes place only 30 minutes drive from our house. So this year, we were free on the weekend of 7/8 July when it was taking place… Read More Review: Hollowell Steam Show 2018
During my years of travelling I have stayed in all sorts of accommodation (and not all of it good!). Nowadays I tend to stay in hotels (if I’m not camping) but in the past I have used many hostels across the world… so what are the pros and cons of each type of accommodation? Hostels… Read More Hotels vs Hostels
It was with much excitement we boarded the double-decker bus parked in the square in Hessle (near Hull)… there must have been around 60 of us – ranging all the way from babies up to 85 year olds – and only the select few knew where we were going! It was Matt’s cousins 60th birthday… Read More A Day at the Beach!
We haven’t been to Download Festival for a few years now so we were very excited to be back, even if it was only for the day… we wanted to see whether our 12 year old daughter enjoyed it before taking her for the whole weekend. But we needn’t have worried – she loved it!… Read More Review: Download Festival 2018
This year has flown by so far hasn’t it? I can’t believe it’s June already. I’ve got a few things in the diary that I’m really looking forward to this month so thought I’d share them with you… The Start of Summer – yay! I live for the summer months – I love being outside… Read More Things I’m looking forward to in June
Have you got lots of plans for this summer? Or are you more of a ‘let’s wait and see what happens’ type person? I’m a bit of a planner – not particularly because I like to be organised but because I like to have something to look forward to… so here are a few of… Read More My Summer 2018 Wishlist
For many of us, the journey itself is all part going on holiday and can often be an enjoyable experience… unless you have a VERY long time to spend cooped up in an aeroplane course! So, how do you survive a long haul flight and disembark at your destination feeling relaxed and ready to enjoy… Read More My Top Tips for Surviving a Long Haul Flight