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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Dubai & South Africa Trip Report – Part 3 Franschhoek

After our busy time in Cape Town sightseeing, it was time for a relaxing break to finish off our trip. We love food and wine, so where better to spend the last part of our…

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Dubai & South Africa Trip Report – Part 2 Cape Town

I hope you enjoyed the first part of my trip report to Dubai and South Africa (click here if you haven’t read it). South Africa had been on my bucket list for some time. High…

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Dubai & South Africa twin centre holiday – Part 1

Part 1 – my “big” birthday in Dubai I’ve just celebrated a “big” birthday. Obviously had to celebrate it with Kate, Josh and Jess in Dubai. I’ve always wanted to visit South Africa, Kate and…

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A short break in Bronte country

As well as our trips abroad we try and have a few breaks each year nearer home, normally in a dog friendly cottage with our dog Odie. Our favourite destination is the Lake District, this…

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