French Wedding

Most of my family now live in France so I visit the country quite a lot but this year I got to see a new area, the Gers region which is South-West France. We flew into Toulouse airport where we were greeted by my family ready to take us to our hotel in Auch. The … More French Wedding

Afternoon Tea

As part of my holiday fortnight we also managed to squeeze in a few other adventures along with the week-long visit to Greece. One of our other activities was the Beauty and the Beast afternoon tea at The Kensington Hotel in London. As soon as I saw this appear on my Facebook newsfeed at the … More Afternoon Tea

Spinalonga

As part of my week long holiday to Crete we spent a morning touring the beautiful island of Spinalonga. The island has always been a bit of a tourist attraction for this part of Greece, but with the publication of The Island by Victoria Hislop in 2011 more and more people seem to be visiting. … More Spinalonga

Crete, Part 2

Crete is a magical part of the world. It’s the largest of the Greek Islands which means that it does have some larger resorts on it like Malia (less said about that place the better.) However there are some smaller, beautiful resorts dotted around the island if you want to enjoy the Crete sunshine without … More Crete, Part 2

Crete, Part 1

I have recently returned from one of the most beautiful Greek Islands, Crete. There is so much to talk about that I’m going to split this out over a few different blogs so please do come back to read more about beautiful Greece. The first thing I want to talk about is the hotel. We … More Crete, Part 1

Family 

My last few weekends have been filled with family time, I have had different members of my family come to stay with us recently and it has been lovely. First up was my brother and his fiancé, they haven’t been over to visit our house in over 2 years and after a bit of nagging … More Family 

Weekend in France

As I mentioned previously on the blog my parents live in France in the Poitou-Charante region. We managed to get some cheap flights via an easyJet sale and it only cost the two of us £80 return. At that price it’s rude not to go isn’t it? The actual journey for us to get to … More Weekend in France