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Amsterdam autumn sunset

City Breaks with Kids – Amsterdam

During my twenties I was relatively skint – I focussed on paying rent, saving for a house deposit and working several jobs at once, and just a few weeks after my thirtieth birthday I had my first baby. Travel abroad was a luxury that…

December 7, 2017

Landscape Photography – Having a Dabble in The Lake District

Although I’ve learnt a lot in the last three years, I have so much more to learn. Although not entirely a beginner any more, I would say my technical experience with photography is limited to a “need to know” basis. If I’ve struggled with…

July 14, 2017

In and around Bath – Staycation in the UK

I’ve been lucky enough to do a bit of travelling this year already, and I really felt myself getting the bug. With the Easter holidays approaching, there was a couple of other trips on the horizon, but they were for just me. Minus the…

April 19, 2017
Marrakesh, Morocco, Club Med resort

Discovering Marrakesh

I’m freshly home from the most magical week in Marrakesh, a wonderful city that overloaded my senses and ignited my imagination. I wanted to share my experiences there with you, because to be completely honest I’m not the bravest traveller. Sometimes my Instagram gives people the…

March 1, 2017
old medina, Marrakesh

Discovering Marrakesh Part 2

I had so much I wanted to say about Marrakesh, that I literally chopped my post in two! Here is the second part, please take a peek at the first part here before the story continues.. The city wall of the old Medina runs…

February 28, 2017

Wanderlust with Kids

Instagram gives me a serious case of wanderlust. Since my very early days of using the app I found photographers to follow who captured the kind of landscapes that I only saw in my dreams. It was these photographers who really got me hooked on…

October 30, 2016
Thomson Cruises Aegean Adventure

Aegean Cruise Adventures

At the end of last month I received one of those emails that makes your heart leap a little, and your stomach churn, and then you let out a little “whoop” and wake up your husband to tell him. Then of course you say…

May 9, 2016

A Weekend in Vienna

Vienna… Immediately I think of the Spanish Riding School and the majestic Lippizaner stallions, pictures of whom I had looked at for hours as a child performing their mind-blowing airs above the ground. I also think of a rich history in art and classical…

January 19, 2016