Accommodation review: Coastal Cottages of Pembrokeshire, Ty Olive

Accommodation review: Coastal Cottages of Pembrokeshire, Ty Olive

Staying with Coastal Cottages of Pembrokeshire Pembrokeshire is the county in the south-western corner of Wales. Probably best known for its national park, it also has an array of award-winning beaches. We’d never been before so decided to spend three days there as part of our ‘mini-moon’ road trip downRead More…

Accommodation: SACO Apartments, Lamb Walk, Bermondsey, London

Accommodation: SACO Apartments, Lamb Walk, Bermondsey, London

A mere ten minutes walk from Borough Market and with a selection of bars and restaurants on your doorstep, SACO Apartments at 6 Lamb Walk in Bermondsey are ideal for a foodie traveller. For us coming from Scotland it was a short tube hop from Euston to London Bridge and then an easyRead More…

Review – Accommodation: Adonis Carcassonne Résidence la Barbacane, Carcassonne

Review – Accommodation: Adonis Carcassonne Résidence la Barbacane, Carcassonne

We bagged some cheap flights from Prestwick to Carcassonne and also managed to find these bargain apartments to stay at. Located within the shadow of the Cité de Carcassonne, Adonis apart-hotel provides a good base to explore both sides of Carcassonne – the Cité and ville basse (lower city). An easyRead More…

Preview of Ostel in Berlin

Preview of Ostel in Berlin

East German Chic With the 25th Anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, this is an ideal time to visit Berlin and steep yourself into some Ostalgie – “Ostalgie” – a sense of nostalgia for some aspects of life in former East Germany, as seen with the love ofRead More…