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  • Me in Gaudi’s Garden

    Tweet *This photo is my entry for The Gallery – the theme this week is One title – no words. It was taken in Gaudi’s garden, aka Park Guell in Barcelona.…

    October 16, 2013
  • Train or plane – which do you prefer

    Tweet The other night I was having a conversation on Twitter with a couple of travel writers about Eurostar’s new direct London to Amsterdam route, which will be launching the year after next. I…

    October 15, 2013
  • Want to see my slide show?

    Tweet Remember the old days (OK, some of you may be too young), when people used to watch ‘slides’ of each other’s holidays? This *actually* happened. People would gather at each other’s homes for…

    October 2, 2013
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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