Browsing Tag

Italy

  • Top 10 Family Travel destinations 2015 part 2

    Tweet So, apologies for being a teeny bit late with the rest of my Top 10 family travel destinations for 2015 – I was slightly waylaid by watching back to back episodes of Breaking…

    January 16, 2015
  • Being a mum makes my heart sing

    Tweet On Sunday I was chatting to No 1 Son about movies; there isn’t anything new about this, we talk about movies, and TV, history and politics a lot of the time. But when we’d finished talking it…

    November 19, 2014
  • 24 hours in Venice

    Tweet           I spent 24 hours in Venice at the end of last week; I was there for work, to visit the spectacular new ship Regal Princess. By the time we…

    June 24, 2014
  • Dreaming of a family holiday to Sorrento, Italy

    Tweet I’m still not really sure how this happened, and I’m sure it was to do with choice, but the summer before my 18th birthday I went on a holiday to the States, while…

    February 13, 2014
  • 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
  • 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
  • My top tips for visiting Rome with kids

    Tweet One of the reasons I was so excited about our Disney Cruise itinerary was that it meant the opportunity to show my niece, Harriet, some of my favourite cities in the world: Monte…

    September 3, 2013
  • So we’re off on the Disney Cruise…

    Tweet *Squeeee*. I know, I KNOW I’m like a big kid when it comes to all things Disney, but I’m not even sorry. And to be given the opportunity to experience another Disney cruise…

    August 23, 2013
  • Why Venice is great for kids

    Tweet       Last weekend No 1 Son and I spent a few days in Venice. Apart from the fact that it was FIERCELY hot (even in the evening), and of course, crowded,…

    August 6, 2013
  • 10 reasons to love Italy (and Italians)

    Tweet Although I was only in Genoa for a day and night at the weekend, and it was quite crazy, it reminded me how much I love Italy, and Italians. Here are my favourite…

    March 26, 2013