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 […]
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 […]
URQUHART CASTLE >> STRATHPEFFER >> ROGIE FALLS >> KINLOCHEWE Read more about it: North Coast 500 – Day 1 Inverness to Kinlochewe
On a sunny spring day 3 year old and I picked up a BIG motorhome from Hull in Yorkshire, then we picked up Antoine, Angelina, Hugo and Joshy, our springer spaniel. Off we drove to the Scottish Highlands to explore Scotland’s answer to Route 66, the North Coast 500. It was nerve-wrecking at first, but […]