Soar Mill Cove Hotel, Devon Review

Soar into the Devonshire coast at Soar Mill Cove Soar Mill Cove is a spa hotel near Salcombe, off-grid down a long single track road flanked…

Coastal Cottages of Pembrokeshire, Ty Olive Review

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…

Galgorm Resort & Spa, Northern Ireland Review

Glorius Galgorm! Galgorm Manor Resort and Spa is a large country house hotel with leisure facilities located in lush grounds just outside Cullybackey near Ballymena in Northern…

Carribean life – learning to ‘lime’ in Tobago

Liming, Tobago’s favourite pastime! Do you lime? I had no idea what ‘liming’ was until I arrived on the Caribbean island of Tobago but soon…

Berlin Blog day 2

Another fresh and bright morning in Berlin.  On this trip we stayed in Prenzlauerberg and had breakfast at Cafe Melon beside a tram stop to Alexanderplatz. A…

Top 5 Tips for packing light on holiday

Best tips for holiday packing I don’t know about you but every time it comes to pulling out that suitcase,  my whole wardrobe wants to…

Taking a Staycation? Money off apartments in Bath

Staycation money off accommodation in Bath We received this email and thought it would be handy to share. To celebrate the 10th birthday of SACO…

Cruising from Biograd Na Moru to Zadar onboard the Nada …

Last summer we took a trip to Croatia to stay at the Ilirija resort on the Dalmatian coast. See our review of the hotel here.…

Travel: 5 reasons to visit Mostar

5 reasons to visit Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina Location The beautiful town of Mostar in Bosnia and Herzegovnia is somewhere you may remember seeing from…

Travel: Traveling with Contact Lenses

Speccy Travelling The problem with being a spectacle wearer is that you don’t always have your prescription sunglasses with you, or should I say the…

Back home with a bump

You couldn’t have missed that Mr & Mrs Foodie have been away in Japan for a holiday.  All I can say is that it was…

Japan Travel: Ishinomaki to Nikko

A cloudy day in Japan meant these two pale Scots ended up crispy with the UV.  This meant that I was even grumpier than normal…

Travel To Do: BierPinsel, Berlin, Germany

Bierpinsel Berlin Getting off at U9 Schloßstraße station gives you a bit of advance warning of what to expect at Bierpinsel. The garish colour scheme…

Glasgow Airport new route to Cape Verde and News about …

NEW ROUTE TO CAPE VERDE FROM GLASGOW AIRPORT Thomson and First Choice have announced increased capacity at Glasgow Airport for their winter 2016 flying programme.  …