Travel

The Fairmont Hotel — Sanur, Bali

The Fairmont Hotel — Sanur, Bali

At the end of last year, I went to Bali with my family for one week. I wrote a full review of The Fairmont for travel site Mums Do Travel, so do check it out if you’re thinking of visiting. Here are some photos from […]

Ten Tips for Visiting Durdle Door  — Dorset

Ten Tips for Visiting Durdle Door — Dorset

One of the most breathtakingly beautiful sites in the UK is in Dorset, and it is less than a three hours drive from London. The area we visited is called Durdle Door and Lulworth Cove which are a 5 minute drive from each other but most […]

Crazy Bear Hotel — Beaconsfield

Crazy Bear Hotel — Beaconsfield

Buying presents for your other half can be so difficult especially if they’re of the male species. The Crazy Bear Group kept popping up in my email so I thought let’s bite the bullet and book a night away at one of their three hotels. […]

Woburn Safari Park

Woburn Safari Park

School is almost out! Whether you’re counting down the days to the summer holidays or dreading them, either way for parents day trips are imminent. As the animals live outdoors, summer is the best time to visit safari parks. You can read my review of Woburn Safari Park on parenting […]

Barcelona Top Ten

Barcelona Top Ten

This week I was in Barcelona enjoying some quality time with my husband, i.e. an opportunity for the children to spend some time with their grandparents and us to go abroad without having to book two rooms or taste milk at the airport or pack a […]

Boringdon Hall Hotel — Plymouth

Boringdon Hall Hotel — Plymouth

On a quest to spend some quality time together and celebrate my husband’s birthday we decided to spend a couple of days in Devon. A quick internet search returned the Boringdon Hall Hotel website and immediately I knew it was the one. Don’t be deceived by […]

Adventures in Andalusia

Adventures in Andalusia

In September, I flew to Malaga to write  this Huffington Post blog and this travel piece for the Epoch Times.  I stayed in Granada and Cordoba, which are two beautiful cities in southern Spain in the region called Andalusia. The weather was warm and sunny and I all […]

Simply India – by Atul Kochhar, Mauritius

Simply India – by Atul Kochhar, Mauritius

Update: After speaking with Atul Kochhar he informed me he is no longer affiliated with Simply India. When I ate there it was marketed as his restaurant. On our last night in Mauritius we wanted to go out with a bang so decided to eat at […]

The St. Regis Resort – Mauritius

The St. Regis Resort – Mauritius

Only 2 years new, located in the Le Morne region (southwest Mauritius), St.Regis oozes character and sophistication. With its regal decor and candlelit lamps across the resort, the ambience is serene yet welcoming. Guests can enjoy spending time in the Library or Drawing Room or […]

Dining at St. Regis

Dining at St. Regis

Sometimes you have to let the pictures do the talking. Below are photographs taken of a selection of dishes we ate at the St Regis Resort from three of the restaurants. We did not get bored of the food at all despite predominantly eating at these […]

The Launch Of Shiny and New Terminal 2 at Heathrow

The Launch Of Shiny and New Terminal 2 at Heathrow

June 4th 2014 will see the launch of the new Terminal 2 building in Heathrow Airport otherwise known as the Queen’s terminal. It has been closed since 2009 and a whopping £2.65 billion of private investment has gone into the rebuild. I was inviting to […]

A Taste Of Saint Lucia

A Taste Of Saint Lucia

The sound of chirping birds wake me up, any louder and I may not be able to get back to sleep. Later as I step outside my room, palm trees surround me. The smell of fresh tropical rain fills my nostrils. The leaves are glistening […]

Things To Do In Saint Lucia With Kids

Things To Do In Saint Lucia With Kids

I know the Caribbean is really really far away from London (4,224 miles to be exact) and just the thought of a nine hour flight with young children may nauseate you but I promise it will be worth it.Click here to find out why…

Smugglers Cove Resort & Spa, Saint Lucia

Smugglers Cove Resort & Spa, Saint Lucia

Located on the northern coast of Saint Lucia, Smugglers Cove is a 4* all-inclusive family friendly resort which offers a range of facilities including 7 swimming pools, private beach, water sports, spa, kids club and much more. Smugglers Cove has a lot going for it, […]