So it’s winter sports time again – yay! Except that, unfortunately, we’re not going skiing this year (we’re going to sunnier climes instead – double yay!) but I know a lot of you lucky people are… so here is my winter sports packing list to help you get prepared for a fun week in the… Read More Packing List: Winter Sports
So it’s a new year and that means lots of exciting travel plans to make (or that’s what it means to me at least, lol!)… As usual, my travel plans have changed somewhat in the last month or so, but here is a rough outline of my plans so far for 2019 (although most are… Read More My 2019 Travel Plans
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 out walking at any time of year, whatever the weather! But when you go out walking in winter there are things you need to consider that you wouldn’t necessarily think about when heading out in summer, so here are my top winter walking tips: Always check the weather forecast BEFORE you head out… Read More My Top Winter Walking Tips
I don’t think there is anything better than getting wrapped up and going out for a walk in the wintertime… I love getting out of my centrally heated house and blowing the cobwebs away with a long walk in the fresh air! And the countryside looks just as beautiful in winter as it does in… Read More Winter Activities: Winter Walking
One of the things I NEVER, EVER travel without – wherever I am going – is a swimsuit (or two… or maybe even three!). I love to swim – as you’ll know if you read the post in my ‘Summer Activities’ series – and I take every opportunity I can to get in the water,… Read More Travel Essentials: Swimwear
After the success of my ‘Summer Activities’ series, I thought it was only right to do a ‘Winter Activities’ series too. I know it’s a little early, but I feel like it’s time to get in the mood for some winter fun… it’s starting to get pretty cold now after all! And where better to… Read More Winter Activities: Skiing
If you’ve been reading my posts for a while, you’ll know I’m a big fan of scenic railway journeys (The Jacobite, Ferrocarril Chihuahua al Pacifico, etc), but I actually really enjoy travelling anywhere by train! But what are the advantages of taking the train over going by car? The train is much more relaxing –… Read More Why I’d Rather Take the Train!