Review: Villas La Clairiere, Moliets

Are you a hotel person or a self-catering person? I’m a bit of both. For a city break and short trips, I like the convenience of a hotel and the option to order room service when I’ve been racing around all day. But for longer holidays, especially with kids, self-catering… View Post

Things to do in Moliets When You’re 10

“It tastes like garlicky calamari,” said Flea, smacking her lips and devouring her fourth snail in as many minutes. 24 hours into our trip to Moliets with Madame Vacances, Flea was settling in to our French adventure rather well. Moliets is a small resort tucked away in Acquitaine, on the Atlantic coast… View Post

Things to do in Copenhagen when you’re 10

After a hectic few months, Flea and I wanted a short break at half-term. We wanted something that was a short flight away, affordable, and with plenty to keep us entertained over three or four days. A bit of Googling later and we settled on Copenhagen. It’s just a 90-minute flight… View Post

A Weekend at Puy du Fou, France

It isn’t every day you find yourself watching a woman get tied to a pole and surrounded by lions. And it’s probably a teeny bit unusual to find yourself watching a Viking longboat rise out of a lake, complete with Vikings on board, while watching a man being chased by… View Post