Destinations


When In Rome: The Colosseum, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill

For my fourth and final post about our little Rome getaway I figured it’s about time I shared my photos of our visit to the Colosseum. This was an extra special day because we were celebrating Darryl’s twenty-third birthday, so after present-opening and a leisurely breakfast we bussed it into town and joined the fast-track queue for the early Colosseum entry.…
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Tulum Ruins, Mexico

I’ve already shared a few blog posts on Mexico, but the photo diaries wouldn’t be complete without a post on Tulum! We were lucky that our hotel was only a ten minute bus ride from Tulum beach and the ruins, which is without a doubt one of the most stunning places we visited during our twelve-day getaway. We’d already been to…
Tulum, Mexico
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When in Rome: The Vatican, St Peter’s Basilica & Janiculum Park

I’ve already blogged about our trip to Rome, but a city break to Italy’s Capital wouldn’t be complete without a visit to Vatican City. Our hotel was really close to this area so getting there wasn’t too difficult, and as we’d already pre-booked our tickets, we got to skip the gigantic queue that wrapped around The Vatican walls as early…
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Akumal Beach, Mexico

On Monday I had to scrape the ice off my car and yesterday I pegged it through the rain and stuck my foot straight into a wet muddy puddle, so I’m thinking that winters pretty much here now. I love autumn and winter but I’m still not done with blogging about hot places just yet, so after digging around in…
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A Long Weekend in Lublin

At the end of September we flew out to Lublin, Poland, for a long weekend with family to celebrate my cousin’s wedding. I hadn’t been to Poland before this trip and I’m always looking to tick new destinations off my bucket list, so being able to spend four days abroad with family that I don’t often see was a perfect…
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