Emsworth, Hampshire

Well worth a visit, Emsworth is a lovely little town which is situated on the north arm of Chichester Harbour. The small town located on the A259 has a variety of local shops, small supermarkets, quaint tea rooms and many good pubs (although speaking as a former resident many moons ago, not as many as there Read More

St Pancras Renaissance Hotel, London

We spent three nights at the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel in London which was fabulous and makes for the perfect treat or special weekend. The hotel is fascinating and full of history with unique features of the ‘good old days’. Perfectly placed, it also offers an excellent base to explore London and the local areas. Read More

Castle Combe, Wiltshire

“Well worth a visit for a long weekend, a day trip or if you are just passing through. Such a beautiful village and we loved it!” Situated near Chippenham just 12 miles from Bath in the Cotswolds sits Castle Combe, a beautiful English picture-postcard village that straddles “By Brook”, the small stream that runs at Read More

La Palma, Canary Islands

Based on our own experiences, our dedicated La Palma website provides a comprehensive source of visitor information covering every aspect in an honest and informative way. So, if you’re thinking of visiting La Palma in the Canary Islands or have booked a holiday and want to make the most out of your trip, take a look around. Read More

Selborne, Hampshire

The village of Selborne and Gilbert White’s House are well worth a visit for the day and offer a hidden treasure in the beautiful Hampshire countryside. The village itself is small but quaint and features St Mary’s Church, a lovely gallery, village hall, post office and shop and two pubs. For the keen walker, the Read More

The Belmont Hotel, Leicester

After staying at The Belmont Hotel in Leicester for five separate weekends during 2012 whilst visiting relatives, we loved it and would highly recommend staying there. Located in a leafy part of town, the boutique hotel is close enough to walk to Leicester City Centre along a tree lined boulevard or to local shops and Read More

Bucklebury – Berkshire

The quiet village and parish of Bucklebury is now well known as the childhood home of Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge. Set in the beautiful English countryside with views of the deer park as you drive in, the village sits 5 miles north-east of Newbury and is referenced in a charter of 956 AD. Read More

Escorted Vietnam Tour

December 2009 – Our incredible and unforgettable tour of north and south Vietnam included Hanoi, Halong Bay, Hoi An, Ho Chi Minh City and a Mekong Delta Cruise followed by a 5 day extension at the Phan Thiet beach resort. Read More