Walking through the cobble stoned labyrinth of Dutch streets feels like you have stepped back into a simpler time. A time where hours and minutes don’t matter, a time where leisure is at the forefront, a time when business is often very closely linked with pleasure… Each street offers its own unique surprises, yet paradoxically […]
San Sebastian has more to offer than just beautiful beaches! A stone’s throw away from the French boarder, housing the (almost as beautiful in my opinion) coastal resort of Biarritz, is the remarkable Spanish city San Sebastian. San Sebastian is home to some of the most spectacular views around and puts up a strong fight […]
Driving along the picturesque winding French country lanes the mysterious Mont St Michel creates a picture perfect view. The distant structure, in all its glory, stands high above the Atlantic coast line, boasting its’ mysterious beauty. The nearby tall grasslands and the outlying salt marshes give Mont St Michel its magical charm. Mont St […]
Pamplona, San Fermin (more commonly known as the running of the bulls), July 2012. Crazy times. An incredible experience. Driving into Pamplona we were surrounded by white and red. Not a single person wore another colour. Locals, tourists, all in white and red. Most were dressed entirely in white with a red cravat. For a […]
Completely unprepared, I hopped on a ferry from Dover to Calais. However, little did I know that I would dock £50 poorer! So apparently you need the following to drive into France; A breathalyser test A red warning triangle A high visibility vest Stickers to put on your headlamps (apparently our British lights are too […]
GUEST ENTRY: GEORGIE HARRIS Two weeks, two countries, one tent. What could possibly go wrong?? With previous recreational camping, and festival, experience one should be an expert in assembling a tent. However, day one of the trip, after a few hours spent in the picturesque town of Le Harve (the main port used for shipment […]
Fancy a trip to the Sahara? Worried about the harsh location/ incredible heat extremes/ lack of places to stay? Well forget that and get over to France for your sand dune experience with all your home comforts nearby! Dune du Pilat or Dune de Pyla as it is sometimes referred to is the biggest sand […]
After finding out that I could buy 14 bottles of lush French red wine for under £20, I couldn’t help but fall in love with the country that little bit more… I do love a bargain… And I good like a good vino…win win!!
When you don’t speak the language that the menu is written in it’s nothing unusual to just point at a random dish and hope for the best. Lesson learnt, I now know that I am not a fan of raw minced beef, known locally as tartare de boeuf…. Better luck next time!
Guest post: Georgia Evans, age 11 PGL (Parents Get Lost) is an activity centre for kids. A couple of weeks ago I went to the one in Lincolnshire with the school for 5 days. And it was a very fun week! My mum was surprised to pick me up from the trip carrying a bag […]