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…
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
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!
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
There’s nothing better than going down to the beach on a warm, sunny day… whether it’s to just lay back and relax with a book or to jump into the sea for a swim. To be honest, I like going to the beach even when it’s not a warm, sunny day – going to the beach… Read More My Favourite Beaches
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… Read More Why I Want to Visit Benidorm!
I spent 5 months in Brazil back in 1997 and had an incredible time travelling the length and breadth of this extraordinary country. There are so many amazing places to visit that even after a period of 5 months I still felt there was so much I hadn’t seen and done. But here are a… Read More Throwback Thursday: Breathtaking Brazil