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
Let’s be honest, we are all getting more and more concerned about the deteriorating state of our beautiful planet (or at least most of us are!). As someone who loves to travel, this is a bit of a dilemma since travel in itself – particularly air travel – is not particularly environmentally friendly… and the… Read More My Top Tips for Sustainable Travel
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!
It’s now only two weeks until I head off to New York for 6 days… and I cannot wait! But there is always so much to do when you are getting ready to go away – and even more so this time as we are leaving our daughter behind with her grandparents! Which got me… Read More Countdown to New York…
I love visiting the coast but as we live such a long drive away we rarely visit, so I couldn’t wait to head down to Weymouth on the south coast of the UK for a weekend away with my family… We stayed at a lovely B&B – the Cunard Guest House – which was close… Read More A Weekend in Weymouth, Dorset
We’re currently trying to decide where to go/what to do for our main summer holiday next year… but there are just so many places we want to visit and so many things we want to do! There are three of us, and we all like doing different things (and some of the same things too!)… Read More Deciding where to go…
So I was recently asked what my best ever holiday had been so far. Now, that’s a difficult one to answer as I have had so many fantastic holidays… But if I have to pick one, I guess it would have to be our trip to New York City! To be honest, I’m not normally a… Read More My Best Ever Holiday