Destinations


Luxury Bahia Principe Akumal Mexico

On Monday 3rd July we boarded our Thomson Dreamliner flight to Cancun, Mexico, which sounds mad to me even now we’re back. When I first suggested booking Mexico to Darryl last year, I never imagined we would actually go so soon. Our usual all inclusive holidays are around the £500/£600 pp mark, so booking a holiday that cost in excess…
Akumal, Mexico
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8 Hours in Amsterdam

Instead of giving gifts for our anniversary, Darryl arranges a day out for us both so we have memories to look back on, which I absolutely love. Last week was our six year anniversary and true to form, he had a surprise up his sleeve. I love and hate surprises but he’s arranged some amazing days out in the past,…
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Stoke Park Hotel & Spa

Being woken up on your birthday to be told to pack a bag because you’re spending the day at a spa, is undeniably a great feeling. This right here is proof that men do listen! I’ve only been to one spa before, but the older I get the more appreciation I have for the idea of a spa. Sitting there with…
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Bath Christmas Market

Apart from briefly passing through the Birmingham and London Christmas Markets in the past, from what I remember I’ve never dedicated a day to spend at a proper Christmas market. With this year being our first Christmas in our new home, I’ve gone all out with creating new traditions, and a trip to a Christmas market was not going to be missed off…
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A Trip to Mount Pilatus

Mount Pilatus is a 2,128 m high mountain in Switzerland, overlooking the gorgeous town of Lucerne. With two days to spare in Lucerne back in August during our spontaneous six day Swiss adventure, we couldn’t miss out on experiencing this incredible landmark. Buffet breakfast demolished and suitcases packed, one again, we caught the early morning train to Alpnachstad station, which sits at the base of…
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