Back In Barcelona, Part One

Bring On Barça ! 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,…

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H10 Universitat, Barcelona

We always like to leave reviews for hotels and other travel experiences over on TripAdvisor. Vicky was thinking of ways we could add a bit more content to our site when she suggested we write our hotel reviews here instead. So to kick things off here is a review for the fantastic H10 Universitat from our recent trip to Barcelona. H10…

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Our Travel Essentials

We recently bought some new suitcases and upgraded one or two pieces of our travel kit. We’ve seen other travel bloggers do a similar post and thought it would be a fun idea too to list some of our travel essentials and equipment we take with us on our trips – Vicky. Suitcases As we just mentioned we recently decided to…

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A Day In Amsterdam

Onze Dag Begint ! Thats Dutch You Know ! Arriving in Hull at around 4pm, after coach swapping, ticket collecting and customs controls we boarded the P&O 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…

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A Surprise Trip To Rome

Last year it was my 40th birthday. I wasn’t really up for celebrating the big ‘four zero’ but the year before Vicky had an idea, “let’s 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 the…

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Pompeii And Vesuvius

Day Four – The Finale The Roman city of Pompeii has been on my bucket list for a while along with places like the Roman Forum and the Colosseum in Rome. You learn about what happened at Pompeii at school and you grow up watching TV shows and films on its history so to be here, stood amongst its streets…

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Guide To Naples, Part Two

Welcome back to the second part of our guide to Naples. You’ve already read about days one and two here. We pick up were we left off with a day out to Pompeii and Vesuvius. Oh wait, at least that’s what should have happened on day three. We got out the maps and took a trip around the city and…

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