Bavarian Bliss

We were rewarded for our 3am wakeup in Barcelona with some spectacular views as we flew over many of our recent stopovers such as Marseille and Nice as the sun rose before spectacularly crossing the Alps. Slightly less spectacular than doing so in the car but definitely more relaxed and a great perspective on such … More Bavarian Bliss

Towers and Tapas

  Carcassonne. For Liam and I that word brings to mind battles, strategy, occasional defeat, and most importantly, countless victories. For Carcassonne has been one of my families favoured tabletop games for the last 8 years. So when the opportunity came up to visit the actual town, how could we not? Carcassonne is one of … More Towers and Tapas

When in Rome…

We were sad to leave the Amalfi Coast behind, we had loved our couple of days in the sun, but were very excited to get to Rome. We got onto the coast road earlier this time and it was much easier to navigate without traffic. We had decided not to take the car into the … More When in Rome…

Touring Tuscany

We were sad to leave Venice but excited for our arrival in Florence, we had treated ourselves to a nice hotel in the centre of the city called Grand Hotel Baglioni, a prestigious hotel which had an epic rooftop terrace with views over the city and did an amazing breakfast. Our arrival didn’t go perfectly to plan, … More Touring Tuscany