Picturesque, peaceful, private -I’m trying to think of words beginning with ‘P’ that sum up Paradise Lakeside Lodges. Here’s a review from our latest holiday stay… Continue reading “Review : Paradise Lakes, Storwood 2017.”
Last year during a visit to my friend Joe Vodehnal in the Czech Republic we came up with the crazy idea of me coming over to Czech Republic again and the both of us driving to Germany to visit Colditz Castle. I had memories of the castle from my childhood days, and Joe had passed the area many times but never stopped to visit. We were both interested to see it and thus a plan was drawn up. But rather than escaping, we would be ‘breaking in’! Continue reading “Review: Germany tour 2017: Escape TO Colditz”
This is probably more of a mini-review of the hotel; being IHG credit card holders we use Holiday Inn Express a lot now, we get various perks and discounts during our stay (including discounted room rates if you book on the IHG website).
In July 2017 we took a small break to Jersey in the Channel Islands to celebrate Sue’s mmmthieth birthday. This trip had been prompted by two reward tickets with Flybe, which we had accumulated on our Flybe credit card (see our credit card post for more information). But when we came to book our hotel via my favourite website Booking.com, finding an hotel was a different matter! After much searching, we came upon this little gem nestled directly on the beach. Perfect? Read on. Continue reading “Review: Fort D’Auvergne Hotel, Jersey 2017”
Ok, so as promised (admittedly a little too late for Easter) here are a selection of a few of the places you could consider for your next bank holiday outing… Continue reading “Bank Holiday Outings…”
People watching our facebook page back in February would have come to the conclusion that we spend most of the time on holiday eating! And in Costa Teguise, a good portion of our food and beverage intake was partaken at Erik’s Cafe Bar, Av. Jablillo. Continue reading “Pick of the week: Erik’s bar, Lanzarote.”
Our first vacation in Lanzarote, our first time in Costa Teguise, our first stay in the Apartamentos Galeon Playa – Read on…
Continue reading “Review: Apartamentos Galeon Playa 2017”