Fly away with me!

I have decided to share a passion with my loyal readers. I have created a newsletter detailing the cheapest flights available at the moment as I spend a lot of time hunting for cheap flights myself, so I thought why not share them? We absolutely love to travel and I cannot wait to help you … Continue reading Fly away with me!

Scottish tourist tax to be introduced!

Yep, I am in no way joking about this one. It looks like pretty soon tourists will be charged £2 per night to stay in Scottish hotels! Council leaders unanimously agreed that the local government should prepare to implement tourist Tax which was originally mentioned by Labour in the 2018/19 budget. The new tourist tax … Continue reading Scottish tourist tax to be introduced!

Who you gonna call?

Rust Busters! That’s right – myself and big Tom are now fully fledged ‘Rust Busters’ We spent Saturday afternoon in the garage (Yes, because were soft and it was freezing outside!) doing some serious rust bustin! This kinda thing takes serious skill. Serious skill in the form of a lot of patience because there’s hours … Continue reading Who you gonna call?

Be our guest, be our guest. Put our service to the test!

Pretty much sums up the lovely home from home comfort you feel as soon as you walk through the door at Hotel Darsor. Ahmed could not do enough to please us and make us feel welcome! Upon arrival we were asked to come in, sit down and drink some tea before anything else was even … Continue reading Be our guest, be our guest. Put our service to the test!

Shut Up And Put Your Dirham Where Your Mouth Is…

That's what you get for waking up in Marrakech... It's that time again, time for me to shut up and put my money where my mouth is. In one of my earlier posts, I told you I use Numbeo to estimate my travel spends and then add 20% for 'Just in case' We’re off to … Continue reading Shut Up And Put Your Dirham Where Your Mouth Is…

Is The Grass Really Greener On The Other Side – What Do We Know?

I know were not the only ones who spend our time scrolling through instagram post after instagram post looking at these beautiful beaches, mountains and lakes. And oh those vans, the beautifully converted vans, all singing all dancing, wood interiors which are incredibly heavy and very bad for fuel economy - Is this all really … Continue reading Is The Grass Really Greener On The Other Side – What Do We Know?

This Place is a SHAMBLES!!

Well, not quite. You'll see what I mean... York still remains one of my favourite places in the UK to visit. It really does have absolutely everything for everyone. We only had a short weekend here but it was exactly what we needed, night-life, beautiful buildings and good shops. I feel like every time I … Continue reading This Place is a SHAMBLES!!

The Hospital in the Rocks – Budapest

The Hospital in the Rock was an incredible experience for me and one I would recommend to anyone interested in the tragic history of Budapest. For many people, mainly the British, we think the war ended in the 1940’s however for many, war crimes and terror continued until the late 1980’s in the form of … Continue reading The Hospital in the Rocks – Budapest

Numbeo does it again!

1016 Miles Travelled 600 Photos 19 Miles Explored on Foot No comment on beers supped! And the one you’ve all been waiting for… £132 per person on spends £38 on pre-booked sightseeing Bringing my grand total to £170 or 59,440 Forint. NUMBEO DOES IT AGAIN! For anyone who hasn’t seen my original post ‘shut up … Continue reading Numbeo does it again!

Shut Up And Put Your Forint Where Your Mouth Is…

That's what you get for waking up in Budapest! Clearly, I can't pull that one off quite as well as Katy Perry can but I am about to put my money where my mouth is. In my last post I told you that I use a website called Numbeo to calculate my holiday spends, plus … Continue reading Shut Up And Put Your Forint Where Your Mouth Is…