RSSTravel/Holidays

Bank Holiday Weekend with the Family: Top Things to Do

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments
Bank Holiday Weekend with the Family: Top Things to Do

Well there’s only one Bank Holiday weekend left between now and Christmas, so you may as well make the most of it! The coming bank holiday, at the end of August, is an opportunity to enjoy some quality time with your family – something that can seldom be enjoyed during term time. With the summer break from school just around the corner, now would be an ideal time to book some time off from work so that you can enjoy a minibreak with the kids before they head back to school in September. Continue Reading

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Wimbledon : For the love of tennis?

| July 18, 2014 | 0 Comments
Wimbledon : For the love of tennis?

This post is written in collaboration with Superbreak:

I love tennis, and I especially love Wimbledon, visiting the Wimbledon Tennis Championships is one of those things that many people feel that they want to do, even if they aren’t really tennis fans for the rest of the year. There is something very special and very English about those two weeks in the summer, even when as it frequently does it rains for much of them. Continue Reading

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National Trust Discoveries : Belton House

| July 15, 2014 | 2 Comments
National Trust Discoveries : Belton House

We went on another National Trust road trip recently and discovered, the perfect country house.  Tall Dad loved the symmetry of the architecture, he has a bit of thing about this, and our own house is (nearly) symmetrical.

These are just a few images from a trip we did a couple of weekends ago to Belton House in Lincolnshire.  It’s not too far from where we live and it’s definitely not going to be our last visit, we were there all afternoon, and didn’t manage to see everything. Continue Reading

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Canvas Holidays : Camping la Croix du Vieux Pont, Berny Rivière Review

| July 4, 2014 | 17 Comments
Canvas Holidays : Camping la Croix du Vieux Pont, Berny Rivière Review

Canvas Holidays (Wyndham Vacation Rentals) has many beautiful and well located sites through Europe.  I think when I first heard about Canvas Holidays, I actually thought it would only be tents.  Now I know this is a really popular way of seeing Europe, and facilities in European campsites are said to be amazing.  Canvas Holidays are so much more than a camp site though, amazing variety of accommodation is on offer, with facilities to match families and couples holidaying.  They offer nearly 50 years of experience too.  That really did show when I visited the French la Croix du Vieux Pont site on a Canvas Holidays trip in June.

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