Mission: Dubai

So, I know three things about Dubai. First, it’s where people who appear on TOWIE go on holiday. I’ve never watched TOWIE, and I’ve never been to Dubai (unless you count the airport). Second, it has a big, fancy hotel that looks like a sail. I saw a documentary about… View Post

Five Foods to try in California

We love California. So much, in fact, that Flea and I have spent the last two summers in the golden state. There’s a lot to love about California, especially if you’re travelling with kids. From the cloudy waterfront in San Francisco to the wide open surfing beaches in San Diego… View Post

Things to do at Beaches Ocho Rios

I’ve already written about our first impressions of the Beaches Resort at Ocho Rios, Jamaica, and it’s “luxury included” service. We visited Ocho Rios for three nights during the October half-term, and it was the perfect time to visit – although it might seem a long way to travel for… View Post

A Food Tour of Chanthaburi, Thailand

After exploring Rayong, our foodie¬†tour of Thailand rolled along the coast to the region of Chanthaburi. This Eastern part of Thailand is a good four-hour drive from Bangkok, and it’s a true hidden gem – you’ll see virtually no Western faces here. Our first stop was the Kung Krabean Royal… View Post

First Impressions: Beaches Ocho Rios, Jamaica

“Welcome home!” said a smiling man, as he motioned me to take a seat on a chunky leather sofa, where I was offered a choice of Champagne or Signature cocktail. Elmo (yes, THE Elmo) arrived just after my cocktail. Someone handed me an iPad to tick some boxes, while another… View Post