Four Days In Sorrento

Here we are, back in Italy for the third time in as many years. After visiting beautiful Naples last year we decided we wanted to explore more of the Campania region. Our itinerary for this trip would be Sorrento, Positano and the Roman town of Herculaneum. Once again we booked this as a package trip through Jet2. We love our…

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Back In Barcelona, Part Two

The second instalment of our ‘Back in Barcelona’ post takes us to some of our favourite places. 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 fish, pastries, meat, sweets, traditional fayre,…

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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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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 Hotel from our recent trip to Barcelona.…

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A Surprise Trip To Rome

Last year (2017) 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…

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Pompeii And Vesuvius

Day Four – The Final Day Of Our Trip 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,…

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