Review: Darwin Forest Country Park, Derbyshire

It’s been a hectic few weeks in our household, so our trip to Darwin Forest Country Park this weekend came at the perfect time. Darwin Forest Country Park is a small holiday park near to the picture-postcard villages of Matlock and Bakewell, on the edge of the Derbyshire Peak District. The park… View Post

Road Trip Part 3: Port Angeles & Seattle

Our road trip this week took us out of Canada, south to Seattle and Port Washington. We were a bit sad. “It’s going to take something pretty special to not seem lame after this!” I told Flea. We completely loved our time in Whistler, and had fallen in love with… View Post

My Top 10 Tips for Solo Travel with Kids

It’s easy as a single parent to feel trapped – just getting out of the house can be tough, much less travelling the world. But when I divorced there was no way I was giving up a lifelong passion for seeing new places. My first adult trip overseas was touring round… View Post

A Food Tour of Chanthaburi, Thailand

After exploring Rayong, our foodie tour of Thailand rolled along the coast to the region of Chanthaburi. This Eastern part of Thailand is a good four-hour drive from Bangkok, and it’s a true hidden gem – you’ll see virtually no Western faces here. Our first stop was the Kung Krabean Royal… View Post

California Road Trip: San Francisco

Our Summer 2015 California road trip kicked off with three days in San Francisco. I love coming here – San Francisco was one of the first places I visited in the US. During my 20s when I worked as a technology reporter, I spent a lot of time in the city,… View Post