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Planning a Caribbean trip, what’s the first thing that comes to mind? For the majority, I would guess that it’s beautiful white sandy beaches, turquoise waters, cocktails and palm trees. Is that you? Well, it’s definitely me, I can promise you that. So once upon a time, my other half suggested that we go to Cuba. I dismissed it, thinking immediately of Havana – I didn’t want a ‘city break’. Don’t get… Read More

Earlier this year while scrolling through Instagram (yes, another one of those stories), I saw some beautiful photos from Provence, of some lavender fields in full bloom. Immediately it was another one of those ‘Yep, I need to go there’ moments. I toyed with the idea for a little while, I mean, you could easily get there on the Eurostar, but 2018’s plans took another turn, to make way for a couple… Read More

‘In every walk with Nature, one receives far more than he seeks.’ John Muir California has long been Number 1 on my list of โ€˜return toโ€™ destinations since my first visit in 2003. Embarking on a long road trip covering cities, theme parks, the coast, deserts and mountains there is such a wide variety of landscapes to visit meaning there is always something to return for. One place I have visited on… Read More

I did it again. Trawling through Instagram, I came across a fantastic photograph of a landscape that looked other worldly, like a scene from Middle Earth in Lord of the Rings. ‘Where is this magical place?‘ I thought, before looking at the location tag of the photo and figuring out that it was in the Dolomites – a UNESCO world heritage mountain range in the north east of Italy. There is something… Read More