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

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 Arrive mid afternoon on the Corfu City…

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 – A Day Trip Guide

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 the Castle And Convent of The Christ (the Knights’ former home) attracts many visitors to this corner of Portugal every year, there are so…

Top 5 Stops on The Trottenish 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 of the Cairngorms. But, what you’re about…

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!

Skye’s Mysterious Fairy Glen – A Visitors Guide

The Fairy Glen, Isle of Skye – Visitors Guide IS THE ISLE OF SKYE 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…

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…

London Sky Garden Visitors Guide – Everything You Need To Know

Make Sure You Put The Sky Garden, London On Your Bucket List London’s answer to Jack And The Beanstalk, the garden in the sky has been attracting those in the know since 2015. If you haven’t already visited the London Sky Garden then what are you waiting for? It was always going to be a…

The Best Things To Do In Birmingham On A Day Trip

The Best Things To Do In Birmingham – Day Trip Ideas The Venice of the North. The UK’s 2nd largest city. Birthplace of the Balti, Cadbury’s, Ozzy Osborne and the windscreen wiper. With those kinds of accolades it’s understandable you’re a little bit curious about a visit to good old Brum. Despite having the nations…

Things To Do In Bakewell, Derbyshire

When I discovered that a real Bakewell Tart didn’t look like this, not only did the bottom fall out of my world but the cherry dropped off as well! However, the scales were rebalanced again from our little trip to Bakewell in Derbyshire when it became obvious that this cute historic town WAS the cherry…

A Day Trip Travel Guide To Hampstead, London

Have you been to Hampstead in London yet? This pretty leafy village has everything you need for a great day-trip from the capital. Views of the city, great places to eat, fascinating museums and beautiful secret parks. Not to forget the Heath too!
A Guide to Hampstead Village – everything you need to know.

A Weekend Break On The North Yorkshire Coast

The north Yorkshire coast has so many delights in store. Cute little fishing villages, historical sites, great beaches and culinary treats. A useful guide on how to get the best out of a short break on the north Yorkshire coast.

The Perfect Weekend In Cornwall Itinerary

Is Cornwall on your radar for your next UK short break? Get planning your next weekend away with our little Cornwall Guide that pulls in all of the best bits, giving you the ultimate Cornish experience.