Cornish Adventures: St. Ives to Lands End

Having never been further south or west than Devon we planned a week exploring Cornwall; probably the quaintest part of Britain (apart from the Cotswolds).  We AirBnB’d a cosy, but practical, one bed flat in St. Ives harbour with sea … 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

Easter Food Trails of the New Forest

Having a baby in tow makes bank holidays a little less far flung than they used to be, so this Easter we stayed local by escaping to the New Forest.  Having not spent much time in the area, C was … Continue reading

Portuguese Parenting for ThanksgivingĀ 

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

Medieval times, lights and beers in Prague

Gothic architecture, beer halls and goulash in underground caves – sign me up. Prague has lost its stag do reputation of the late 90s, but the things that drove the tourists there are still going strong, so this winter we … Continue reading