A long weekend in Granada – Spain

Every year we have a break with a group of friends, three couples. Each couple has to take responsibility for the arrangements for this annual trip. They have to choose the destination which has to…

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Why I love Dubai (and 6 reasons why you should visit!)

I’ve recently said goodbye to Dubai as home and as much as there were things I’d complain abo ut when living there (Dubai summers being number 1!!) I did really enjoy my time and grew…

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Corfu Trip Report 2019

Just back from another trip to Corfu. Corfu is somewhere we return to regularly. We love the island but also its home for Jane’s sister and brother-in-law, Janet and Chas. So here’s my latest Corfu…

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3 day itinerary for Auckland – what to see and do

Auckland was the first stop on our 3 week trip to New Zealand (see here for the full itinerary). With or without a baby after a long haul flight with a significant time difference (in…

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Ferragudo – the Jewel of the Algarve

Ferragudo is my favourite spot on the Algarve. It’s a small fishing village, very picturesque. It has retained that unspoilt feel whilst offering a great choice of accommodation, restaurants and bars. We have been visiting…

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