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  • Visiting Pompeii with kids

    Tweet As soon as we knew we’d have the opportunity to visit Pompeii as the last excursion of our Disney cruise, Harriet and I were excited; No 1 Son visited a few years back…

    September 24, 2013
  • So, what’s a Disney cruise REALLY like?

    Tweet I’ve been sharing posts from our Disney cruise to the Mediterranean with you, but if you want to know what a Disney cruise is really like, here’s the vlog we shot while we…

    September 20, 2013
  • Barcelona and a bit of a crush now, actually

    Tweet I’ll be really honest. The first time I visited Barcelona, which was last summer (I know, I know), I was a bit… underwhelmed. Compared to the raw emotion I felt in Rome or…

    September 17, 2013
  • Salon review: Hair at the House of Rush

    Tweet The House of Rush is rapidly becoming one of my favourite London salons – partly because it’s so convenient, located right on Piccadilly; and partly because I absolutely love the ambience. The staff…

    September 16, 2013
  • Our day trip to Florence and Pisa

    Tweet Both Harriet and I were excited about visiting Florence and Pisa on our Disney cruise. It’s a few years since I’ve been to Florence, I’d never been to Pisa before, and Harriet hadn’t…

    September 9, 2013
  • Monte Carlo and why I really need to marry a footballer

    Tweet So another highlight of our Disney Cruise was the opportunity to visit Monaco. The Disney Magic docked close to the beautiful French town of Villefranche-sur-Mer (left – definitely worth exploring if you ever…

    September 4, 2013
  • Disney Magic fireworks

    Tweet So last week as you know I was on the Disney Cruise with Harriet, sailing on the Disney Magic, and it really was the most magical trip. The ship is about to be ‘reimagineered’…

    September 2, 2013
  • Ephesus with kids, cats and dogs

    Tweet The final stop on our Grand Tour was Ephesus, Turkey, somewhere No 1 Son had always wanted to go, not least because of its proximity to the Temple of Artemis, one of the…

    August 20, 2013
  • Exploring Athens with kids

    Tweet I’ve been to Athens many times, and it’s one of my favourite cities in the world. Apart from the opportunity to see all the ancient monuments, I love the chaos (hilariously they still…

    August 13, 2013