The Best Family Resorts In Mallorca

Our Favourite Family Resorts in Mallorca… Choosing where to stay from all of the Majorca family resorts on offer can be an absolute headache – there is just so much to choose from! Do you want peace and quiet, or kids clubs galore? A resort on the beach, or in a pretty Spanish town? Close…

A Wonderful Weekend In Copenhagen!

A WONDERFUL WEEKEND IN COPENHAGEN – CITY BREAK GUIDE Boarding the plane for our Copenhagen weekend trip I had little more aspirations than to maybe sample a few Danish Pastries and perhaps try the local delicacy of Smørrebrød. But apart from that my expectations were low. I was expecting this little Copenhagen weekend to be…

Exploring Copenhagen With Kids – A Family Adventure Awaits

THINGS TO DO WITH KIDS IN COPENHAGEN  Copenhagen With Kids – The Perfect Family Holiday Our first trip to Denmark’s capital was a sneaky adult weekend away last winter but we loved it SO much that we found ourselves returning to Copenhagen with kids and grandparents in tow a few months later. What a fantastic…

Hidden Gems Of Nottingham – The Quirky, The Queer & The Quaint!

NOTTINGHAM HIDDEN GEMS As a local I’ve been exploring Nottingham for 30 years and yet I’m still finding great places, even now. There are quite a few quirky things to do in Nottingham and more than a handful of unique places to visit, it’s a pretty interesting place! There are plenty of normal fun things…

Bilbao With Kids – A Brilliant Family Holiday!

A BILBAO FAMILY HOLIDAY After an epic 4 week family road trip through France, Spain and Portugal we were finally ready to catch the ferry home from Bilbao. But not before we spent a final 2 days in Bilbao with kids in tow! It was definitely the place to send out our Summer travels with…

Top 5 Places To Stay In The Peak District + Itineraries

PLACES TO STAY IN THE PEAK DISTRICT If you’re looking to escape the noise and fancy hitting the reset button, a short break in the Peak District might be just what the doctor ordered. Where views go on for days. Where the local pubs are as warm and welcoming as their open fires. Where villages…

One Day In Venice – For Kids

Venice with kids is very doable, even as a day trip – you just have to know where to go!
Tip and highlights for a one day in Venice itinerary with kids, plus a free interactive map.

Visiting Kanoni Corfu – The Most Photographed Spot On The Island

WHAT IS KANONI, CORFU LIKE? On the other side of the Mon Repos bay adjacent to Corfu town, rises a lush green hill that you most definitely want to visit! The neighbourhood of Kanoni on the Paliopoli peninsula is possibly Corfu’s most photographed spot and it’s easy to see why. Visiting Kanoni, Corfu – Guide…

Family Holidays To Lake Garda With Teenagers

If you’re considering booking a family holiday to Lake Garda with teenagers we’ve got you covered for all the best places to visit and things to do. #LakeGarda #ItalianLakes

Why Visit Nazaré? Portugal’s Unique Little Beach Village

Visit Nazaré, Portugal – An Original Seaside Experience! The sleepy little fishing village of Nazaré, on Portugal’s west coast, was a well-kept secret until 2011. Only those in the know were booking summer holidays or day trips to this ancient beach resort, and they were quite happy to keep their hidden gem to themselves. But…

Things To Do In Tomar, Portugal – A Day Trip Guide

IS TOMAR, PORTUGAL, WORTH VISITING? If like me, you’re a sniffer-hound for historical obscurities, you may have happened upon the town of Tomar in central Portugal for its connection to the Knights Templar. And yet, whilst Tomar Castle and The Convent of The Christ (the Knights’ former home) attract many visitors to this corner of…

5 Amazing Stops on The Trotternish Loop – Isle Of Skye

DRIVING THE TROTTERNISH LOOP, ISLE OF SKYE So, you’re planning an Isle of Skye road trip in the Scottish Highlands? You’re going to love what’s in store! The drive to Skye itself is nothing short of incredible, whether you take the awe-inspiring pass through the bowels of Glencoe or the scenic route around the edge…

The Best Movies About Italy For Wanderlusts

Whenever I’m missing Italy too much, I pop on a movie and while away away a few hours wistfully dreaming about my next trip. Check out my list of inspirational movies about Italy that will definitely inspire wanderlust!

The Mysterious Fairy Glen, Skye’s – First-Timers Guide

The Fairy Glen, Isle of Skye – Visitors Guide IS THE FAIRY GLEN WORTH VISITING? Our most recent visit to the Isle of Skye’s Fairy Glen was definitely a trip highlight for me! Despite being a stop-off on the well-travelled Trotternish Loop (an Isle of Skye driving itinerary for most visitors) we almost had the…

Things To Do In Aveiro, Portugal – The Ultimate Guide

Things To Do In Aveiro – A Guide For Day-Trippers IS AVEIRO WORTH VISITING? Aveiro is one of my favourite towns in central Portugal. But, if you read some peoples comments on TripAdvisor, you might be confused by the conflict of opinions – anyone would think it was the birthplace of Marmite or pineapple on…

Visit Auray-Saint-Goustan, The Port That Time Forgot

Saint Goustan stopped us in our tracks the moment we set eyes on it. This is not a town you have work hard to love! I say town, the towns name is actually Auray, but the port area is known as Saint Goustan. You may see it written as Auray-Saint-Goustan. But however you want to…