Travel Calendar

Check out where we’ve been and where we’re going for chronological reviews.

Once international travel restrictions are lifted, we’ve got big plans for 2022!


With one half of our family from Australia, it’s a long overdue trip to visit our relatives and friends.

Disney Cruise Line

Hands down the kids favourite holiday, we can’t wait to step onboard the Disney Fantasy and the new Disney Wish for some Disney magic at sea.


Nothing beats a solo runcation at Walt Disney World in Florida.  After training for months I’ve signed up to two of next year’s race schedule, including my first full marathon in over 15 years!

2020 saw us returning home to the UK after living in New Jersey in the USA for 2 years.  

Bournemouth Beach Lodges

September 2020

When booking a UK staycation in the middle of the pandemic, we wanted somewhere nearby where we could relax and be completely self sufficient.

Bournemouth Beach Lodges was the perfect escape which gave us the chance to catch up with family in a beautiful beachfront setting.

Coming soon.

Flying with Kids during a Pandemic

August 2020

We had to fly internationally at the height of the pandemic so check out my top tips for flying with kids during such a stressful time.

Coming soon.

Magic Miles with RunDisney

February 2020

If you love running and Disney then nothing compares to taking part in a RunDisney event.

Click here to discover what makes a RunDisney event so special and why it’s a must do on any runner’s event calendar.

Killington Ski Resort, Vermont, USA

February 2020

Our first family ski trip was a huge success owing to the family friendly nature of Killington Resort and the spectacular mountain scenery.

Check out our review here.

With America on our doorstep, it was time to explore!

Magic Miles with RunDisney

November 2019

After training for months, I took a solo trip to Walt Disney World in Florida to take part in my first ever RunDisney event; the Wine & Dine Two Course Challenge.

Click here for all you need to know about running magical miles with RunDisney.

The Ultimate American Outdoor Adventure – Tennessee

August 2019

Check out our trip here and if you fancy taking your family on this adventure then we’ve put together a suggested itinerary to make planning this yourself super easy.

8 Day Alaska Disney Cruise

June 2019

Two holidays for the price of one!

Not only do you get to explore the breathtaking scenery of Alaska, but also enjoy world class Disney Cruise Line hospitality and entertainment onboard the Disney Wonder.

Check it out here.

Transatlantic Disney Cruise from Dover to NYC

September 2018

Looking for a truly memorable and unique experience with the family? 

Click here to check out what happened on our magical 12 day Transatlantic crossing from the UK to NYC with Disney Cruise Line

Hint: It was AWESOME!


May 2018

Coming soon.


April 2018

Our multi-generation trip to Hoi An to meet up with all the Aussie relatives.

Coming soon.

5 Night Stopover in Hong Kong

March 2018

There’s nothing like a stopover as the perfect excuse to visit a city you’ve never been to.

We visited this amazing city on our way to Vietnam and fell in love with its world class attractions combined with fascinating history. 

Click here to read all about the highlights of our trip and find out why Hong Kong is a great stopover for families. 

Hong Kong Disneyland

March 2018

Well, it would be rude not to!

Coming soon.

Disneyland Paris at Christmas

December 2017

Coming soon


August 2017

If you’ve ever watched the Sound of Music and wondered what it’s like to explore Salzburg and the spectacular mountains of Saalbach Hinterglemmm, then check out my Austria review ‘My favourite things from our summer holiday in Austria‘.

Forest Holidays in Cornwall

May 2017

If you are looking for the perfect family holiday in the UK then look no further than Forest Holidays in Cornwall.

We had an amazing time during the half term holidays, check out our top 10 reasons why here.

Butlins in Bognor Regis

April 2017

When looking for a reasonably priced UK break during the Easter school holidays, it was Butlins that ticked every box.

Check out my review of Butlins in Bognor Regis and discover why it’s the perfect option for a cheap UK holiday.


December 2016

Where do you go for your honeymoon when you have kids?  Lapland of course!

Coming soon.

What a Knight!  Our Sleepover at Warwick Castle 

September 2016

Fancy stepping back in time?

Then head to Warwick Castle and the Knight’s Village for a truly unique and action packed break with the kids.

Just So Festival

August 2016

Thought your festival days were behind you when you had kids? Think again!

Check out my review of  the magical Just So Festival and how to rock festivals with kids.

Disneyland Paris

June 2016

Debating whether to wait and take the kids to Walt Disney World in America or visit Disneyland Paris?

My recommendation, don’t wait!  Disneyland Paris is so worth it when you have young children and I’ll explain why on the blog.

Glamping in Cornwall

April 2016

Find out why we were ‘Happy Glampers’ on our budget adventure in Cornwall.