Santa Clara And Trinidad, Day Two

Day Two Here we are, its day two of our excursion exploring Santa Clara and Trinidad. Day one was just remarkable. Both of us saw and experienced so much. We woke at 6am to the sound of a cockerel crowing and birds singing and dancing on the roof of our room. This hotel was fantastic and not at all what…

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Santa Clara And Trinidad, Day One

During our recent holiday to Cuba we took a two day “Tale of Two Cities” overnight excursion to Santa Clara and Trinidad. Both of these towns have been on our list of places to visit for a long time. We booked this through our resort representative. The cost of this trip was 160CUC per person. This included coach travel for…

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Cayo Guillermo, Cuba

Viva Cuba We’ve just spent two incredible weeks in Cuba. Our last trip over to the island was back in 2007 and we fell in love with the country. We always said we would be back and here we are. This time our travels would take us to the resort of Cayo Guillermo. We booked this as a package holiday…

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Visiting Barcelona ? Invest In A City Pass

Back In Barcelona, Part Two

Welcome to the next instalment of our Barcelona blog. If you didn’t read Part One, you can do so by clicking this link. Day Two – Churches, Cats & Cocktails Day two started with a walk down to the famous Mercat de Sant Josep de la Boqueria for breakfast. We had wander around all the different stands selling everything from fresh…

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Back In Barcelona, Part One

We’ve recently just got back from one of our favourite cities, Barcelona. A nice little break to end the year before all the madness of Christmas. Upon arrival at El Prat de Llobregat, Barcelona airport, the weather was dreadful. I don’t think I’ve ever seen it so wet. We usually get pre-arranged transfers when booking accommodation here, this time we hopped…

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A Day In Amsterdam

Onze Dag Begint ! Arriving in Hull at around 4pm, after coach swapping, ticket collecting and customs controls we boarded the Pride of Hull. We dropped our luggage in the room and headed to the bar. Two gin and tonics ordered we made our way out onto the deck to watch the sunset. The weather was warm and we were…

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A Surprise Trip To Rome

Last year it was my (Jason’s) 40th birthday. I wasn’t really up for celebrating the big ‘four zero’ but the year before Vicky had an idea, “lets go away” she said. I definitely wasn’t going to argue, there was one condition though, the destination was to be a surprise and I would only find out at the check-in desk on…

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