On a dreary, wet late November afternoon in London a broad smile lit up our faces as we rounded the corner into the courtyard of the St Ermin’s hotel. There were lights, flowers in bloom, trees still with full green foliage, defying the season.
We are quite used to hopping across the English Channel by ferry. It’s relatively quick and cost effective. In the past 20 odd years we’ve taken nearly all the routes- some still running, some long stopped. Our favourite crossing always used to be Harwich to Hook van Holland- it meant leaving the office at 5pm […]
If you were to imagine an island paradise, what would it look like? I’m willing to bet it would look something like this…
Holidays are to be enjoyed as a family, right? It is precious time to spend together after all. Holidays are the prime opportunity to create those lasting memories. Yet, being together 24/7 can be tiring. We are used to having a bit of space in our day to day lives away from eachother… even if […]
Are you the type that can sit on the sun lounger for hours with a good book? Lucky you! Sadly, not me! I’m always fidgeting, looking for activities. With all the watersports on offer at Mark Warner’s San Lucianu resort I found myself in a good place. (you can read our full review of San […]
A very last minute invite saw me frantically packing and trying to organise childcare. I failed! The Madventurer was away over some of the dates I was to be away and family was too far to come help out. There was no choice but to take the kids with me all the way to Corsica. We […]