Tag: travelling

2020 Travel Wishlist

2020 Travel Wishlist

Another decade gone and still have so much of the world to see. Travel habits have definitely changed for us for various reasons over the past ten years. We never plan well in advance where we are going in the year. It tends to be what 

4 Nights In Dubrovnik

4 Nights In Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik was on our list of city breaks since we started watching Game of Thrones. Like many of our European breaks we did not make an advance booking however were able to get Thomson flights for £60 each from Gatwick three weeks before departure. TIP: 

Havana Part 3; Accommodation

Havana Part 3; Accommodation

We booked our package with The Holiday Place.  http://holidayplace.co.uk/. We were initially going to stay at Hotel Melia but the prices went up and the travel agent suggested we stayed in a Casa. She said we would get a better feel of Havana and the 

Havana Part 1: Historical sites

Havana Part 1: Historical sites

You haven’t seen Cuba unless you visit Havana. Many people fly directly to all inclusive resorts in Cuba and skip Havana; even if it is expensive to do a day trip, it has to be done because that is where you can soak up some 

CUBA; Handy tips before you go

CUBA; Handy tips before you go

We managed to get a good deal on Cuba through Holiday Place. Cuba’s peak season is mid December to mid March. Here are some other things to know about Cuba CURRENCY: They have a closed currency. CUC and CUP. CUP is what the locals use and 

Three nights in Marbella

Three nights in Marbella

I booked Marbella because flights were cheap. After I paid for the flights I began to wonder if it was going to be an apt place for a couples break or a party town for TOWIE wannabes. The reviews online were mixed so like most 

Three nights in Lisbon

Three nights in Lisbon

I love a European city break… Not only is the flight short, you can catch some sunshine early October when it starts to get dark and rains back home (UK). Our flight out of Birmingham was at 7am which meant we were in Lisbon for