As I’m sure you know we have recently returned from our holiday in the Algarve where we fell in love with the beautiful coastline, it’s rugged rocks and dolphin filled seas, it’s beautiful unspoilt beaches and coves and caves. What a magical place. I know we will go back one day. My children are ken cyclists and cycling round the Algarve would be such a treat. James Villas have recently…

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My little family of 4  have just come back from staying in the beautiful Villa Henriques in Gale Portugal. Such a gorgeous property and in such a stunning location we were actually quite heartbroken to leave. Such a happy and peaceful place. We really enjoyed our time in Gale and here’s what we got up to there and some links to other activities you may be interested in. The beaches…

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    London is a great city to explore with your family. But as always with kids it can go one of two ways; a rewarding and exhilarating day of fun or a stressful dash around one of the busiest cities in Europe. The secret to ensuring the former rather than the latter is all in the planning. Don’t try to cram in too much and do your research beforehand,…

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Heraklion, Crete is one of the 142 Mediterranean destinations visited by the Cunard Cruise ships. Oh and what a port of call it is, absolutely spellbinding. It made my heart sing to be there   “Greece is a vine, an olive tree and a boat” Odysseas Elytis Source Source It would be my top destination choice for so many reasons. In Crete vibrant gates, doors and shutters open onto exquisite…

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Mexico is a country of coastlines and it’s incredibly popular with tourists looking for the standard sun, sea and sand and holidays in Mexico are ideal options for holidaymakers who want to enjoy lots of sunshine and spend long, lazy afternoons by the beach. Not only are you able to enjoy the traditional holiday, you can also indulge in a spot of culture-spotting by visiting the Mayan ruins that are…

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