Planning a holiday is meant to be part of the fun isn’t ?   Sadly in my experience the reality is often very different. Planning a holiday can take hours and hours and can be complicated and frustrating. For a start getting your family to agree on what they want from a holiday can be a problem. Figuring out when is best to go can cause all sorts of issues…

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When is the best time to book flights ? Booking flights is the most crucial part of planning a holiday and I have some really interesting research to share with you that may well affect how and when you plan. You might think that nowadays booking a flight is the easiest and most convenient thing in the world, since you can basically do everything online from the comfort of your…

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Bali isn’t all about a slower pace of life – there are an abundance of activities for adventure-lovers to get involved with. And, at the end of a tiring day, you’ll appreciate watching the sun set from one of the beautiful beaches even more. Here are five of our favourite things to do in the country: Go on a trek Trekking is a great way to see a side of…

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Would you move to Australia ? I have been thinking more and more recently that I am raising my precious and beautiful children in a country that I am falling a little out of love with. There are a few reasons I would like to move away: The weather…it is summer now and it is dull and grey, yet again threatening rain. We are all inside and there is little…

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Barcelona is a cultural hotspot of Europe, with its artsy scene and distinctive landscape. It’s Spain’s second largest city with 1.6 million residents and is Europe’s third most-visited city after London and Paris. Its founding is unclear – two very different legends are both attributed to it – but the city’s intriguing history is what makes it all the more interesting. In more recent times, it’s clear to see just…

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