Lake Bled & Ljubljana, Slovenia

Last year we finally got round to exploring Croatia, where the secret seems to be well and truly out, but during our research Slovenia kept getting mentioned. After doing some digging we decided it looked worth an extra week and … Continue reading

Lake Como Wedding

Don’t you love it when friends organise weddings in places you’ve always wanted to go – what a perfect excuse for a holiday – so when we got a save the date for July in Lake Como we were pumped … Continue reading

An Amsterdam city break for grown ups

Read that title as “Amsterdam for people with kids who can’t go out in the evening anymore, but still want to go to fun places on bank holiday weekends”.  High on the to-do list, with beautiful architecture and scenery, plus … Continue reading

Portuguese Parenting for Thanksgiving 

Our first proper trip as parents is in the books and, whilst definitely different, it was a lot of fun. We were determined to keep on traveling so, for Thanksgiving, we looked for some sun in Portugal.  We rented a … Continue reading

Exploring & relaxing in Dubrovnik

A couple of friends of ours got married this May bank holiday weekend in Trebinje, Bosnia in Herzegovina, setting up the perfect excuse for a little jaunt to Dubrovnik, on the Dalmatian coast, in Croatia first. Unfortunately, the bump is … Continue reading

Berlin biers & spätzle

In the UK, Easter brings a four day weekend making it a great time to get away for a European city break. We chose Berlin since we’ve both never been to Germany and have always been interested in the recent … Continue reading

Pregnant in Paris

So, your American wife is seven months pregnant and is now officially on the “no fly” list, but you’ve got two international stag-dos and a wedding in the next month. You’re in a pickle. She’s not best pleased with your … Continue reading