It was a dream come true: buying a sailboat and setting off on a long sailing adventure during the summer. Yet within a week we were very close to giving up. The dream was turning into a nightmare. Nothing was going our way: things didn’t work or broke, the weather was not on our side- […]
The Dolomites and North italy are famous for their high “hiking” routes involving Via Ferrata, Iron roads. The Via Ferrrata are steel ropes fastened to the rock surface to allow hikers and climbers to clip their climbing harnesses in, complimented with steel ladders and pegs to help climb places where there are no natural foot […]
As a traveller, out and about a lot, finding myself needing different footwear for different activities, I’m always on the lookout for versatile, comfortable footwear. A couple of years ago, sitting on the shelves at TK Max I spotted a pair of flip flops. The brand sounded familiar, Oakley, not for shoes, but something else. […]
In the spring I attended a conference in Hamburg and had the opportunity to do some sightseeing too, just me, without the kids. A rarity! Coming to Hamburg, I had few preconceptions and had little knowledge of this city. All I knew is that Hamburg is a German city that’s also one of the biggest […]
Hassela Ski resort is a small family-friendly resort in the middle of Sweden, just under 3 hours from Srockholm airport with a seasonal snow guarantee.
It was a beautiful late February day, the last day of Sportlov, the Swedish February half term, with balmy spring temperatures. Slightly lost for ideas on what to do, we decided a day of skiing may be the best way to get out and enjoy the day- we decided to go to Kungsberget, just over […]
Who wouldn’t love to enjoy freedom and comfort while travelling? Do you yearn to explore wherever the road takes you? Then an RV rental may be the answer to your dreams.There is absolutely no better way to squeeze the most out of a road trip than to do it by driving in your accommodation: in […]