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holidays

  • Please help vulnerable kids to have a Safe Summer

    Tweet It’s all too easy when we’re thinking about our own summer holiday plans with our families to forget that there are many kids growing up in the UK for whom the school holidays can…

    June 4, 2015
  • I claimed back my PPI… and won

    Tweet I’ve been a little bit quiet on the blogging front over the past few weeks because we’re currently in the progress of doing up the house so we can sell it; I’m walking…

    June 12, 2014
  • An easy way to carry your holiday money

    Tweet Remember traveller’s cheques? Ever since they stopped being quite so popular (and harder to find) I’ve been looking for a simple way to carry holiday money when I’m travelling abroad. Credit cards are…

    May 3, 2014
  • New passport to possibility

    Tweet This is my brand new passport, which arrived on Thursday (it only took a week, how brilliant is that?) OK, it doesn’t LOOK exciting, but it’s what the passport represents. Because for me,…

    January 15, 2014
  • 5 Great Places to visit in the UK this winter

    Tweet One of the things that struck me as we were driving along the coastal road in Northern Ireland this weekend is how, even though it wasn’t particularly warm, it was still wonderful to…

    October 23, 2013
  • Chill out zone

    Tweet On Sunday I told you why I’m so relaxed at the moment (and why this is the Best Summer Ever, as far as I’m concerned). But since the theme of today’s Gallery is…

    August 14, 2013
  • Is this the best summer ever?

    Tweet I loved being in London last summer – the buzz created by the Olympics was fantastic – but this summer is definitely my favourite ever. Not just because of the Royal Baby and…

    August 11, 2013
  • Are you a responsible tourist?

    Tweet Are you going away this summer? And if so, are you a responsibile tourist? This is something I’ve been thinking quite a bit lately. As someone who travels a lot for work, and…

    July 26, 2013
  • Possibly the cutest hotel ad ever

    Tweet Ohhhh, how cute is this ad? It’s for hotel chain Ibis and was filmed over two days in their hotel in Blackfriars, London. The bunny rabbits were allowed to roam free, looking for…

    June 26, 2013
  • Life on the open road

    Tweet One of my colleagues was telling us about her summer holiday plans yesterday. She and her boyfriend are flying to the States, where they’re hiring an RV and hitting the highways, travelling through…

    June 7, 2013