Canadian Road Trip Part 1: Vancouver

This summer, Flea and I are exploring Canada and the Pacific North West, kicking off our 3 week trip in Vancouver. I’ve always wanted to visit Vancouver, and Flea said she wanted to do “lakes and woods” during her summer break this year. We flew from Heathrow to Vancouver with… View Post

Birthday Road Trip Detours

When you take a road trip, planning is essential. *nods wisely* Before we leave, I book all of our accommodation, plan our route out on Google Maps (taking an overview print out for reference), and create a spreadsheet with contact numbers of all the places we’re going to stay. So… View Post

10 Top Tips to Avoid Jet Lag Every Time

This summer, Flea and I are taking a road trip around the Canadian Rockies and Pacific North West. It’s a 10 hour flight each way and has major jet lag potential. But the big time difference actually works out perfectly for self-employed types like me. Holidaying on the West Coast,… View Post

Win a Family Trip on Eurostar this Summer!

Why not make your next summer day trip a wee bit more exciting, with a day trip to Paris or Brussels with Eurostar? Read on to find out how you and your family could be taking a FREE day trip to one of Europe’s most exciting city destinations, thanks to… View Post

A trip down Memory Lane

They don’t look like much. Simple wooden chalets tucked back from the road, barely visible through the trees as you drive though a tiny Scottish village. But something about them prompted my grandparents to look closer, way back in 1978. And that’s how my family discovered Ardwell. Six chalets in a row, facing… View Post