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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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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Madeira Trip Report – Part 2

I had a great reaction to the first part of my Madeira Trip Report (click here), I hope you enjoy part 2 as much Day 4 Time for the gang to go home today. Its…

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Madeira Trip Report – Part 1

Madeira is a place I have fancied visiting for some time now. An annual short break with friends gave us an ideal opportunity to try it out. The gang booked 3 nights in Madeira, but…

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Best Cities for a Short Break in Europe

Considering a short break in Europe? These are my top 3 destinations: Budapest, Hungary Why Budapest? It is very good value for a short break – accommodation, food and drink reasonably priced. Fairly compact so…

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