Well, lovely readers, what a great time is to be had in the Amalfi Coast. Here's a summary of my recent trip. Clocking up 500km in our rental car, we saw some pretty incredible sites, and ate some pretty darn fine food. Read on to learn more about the different places we went to, the … Continue reading Five Days in the Amalfi Coast, Italy
My husband and I took my step-daughter to Athens over New Year to celebrate her 18th birthday. She wants to see the world, and we knew a trip and the memories we created would be more special than any physical gift. It was a fab trip - here's my highlights! The Acropolis There's some really … Continue reading Four days in Athens, Greece
I had high hopes that Vienna would live up to the expectations that I'd created... and I wasn't disappointed. In 2017, we visited Zel Am See in Austria and did a day-trip to Salzberg and a few other sites. We loved it; friendly people, clean (very little litter or graffiti), good food, stunning scenery and … Continue reading Mini-break in Vienna, Austria
Wow, what a ride! Our trip took us through France, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Austria, Germany, Luxembourg and Belgium. Doggy passports in hand, our furry friends got to come with us. We saw beautiful towns, stunning mountain vistas, ate yummy food, sat in the sunshine and walked on snow. Read on to hear about our adventures in … Continue reading Switzerland, Austria & the great European Roadtrip
Picture the scene: cobbled streets, quirky buildings, 2000 years of history, a huge cathedral, a river, lots of pubs, restaurants, shops.... My husband and I chose York for a romantic four day mini-break because I have always wanted to go there (and he likes to keep me happy) - a decision we did not regret. … Continue reading 5 things to do in York, UK
Well, well, well. What fun is to be had in the Italian capital of Rome. I went from Friday-Monday with my mum, and we saw as much as we could in those four days. Here's a little about my trip... Feel free to contact me if you have questions or want tips and ideas for … Continue reading A long weekend in Rome
A long weekend in the Lincolnshire Wolds with dogs - great UK mini-break.
Hello, lovely readers! I hope you're having a splendid day, and 2018 is going well for you so far. Have you thought about what you'd like to achieve this year? Me, I want to read more and travel more and exercise more - the usual. Most of all, I want to write more. As well … Continue reading Happy New Year! + Mini-break in Bath
Review of a trip to Kefalonia, including where to stay, costs, food, and stuff to do.
I recently travelled to the US and Canada for quite an adventure. Here's the story of my trip... Some trip facts: We flew approx. 7,000 miles there and back. We drove 1127 miles in a rented Toyota RAV4 (driving in the US & Canada was a dream compared to the UK). We walked almost 46 miles in 8 days. … Continue reading My New York – Niagara Falls – Washington DC Adventure