The London Eye Experience // A Review

A couple of weeks ago I attended a little filming session with a brand in London, and after finding a really good hotel deal on Hotel Tonight, we decided to all stay over and have a bit more time to see London. After spending the night in the beautiful Threadneedles Hotel, we had almost a full day to spend in…

The Alton Towers Hotel // A Review

A few weeks ago we took a little trip to the Alton Towers Resort, and spent a night at the Alton Towers Hotel before spending a day at the park with our Merlin Annual Passes. Having never stayed at either of the hotels or the lodges that are available at Alton Towers, we were very excited to see what the…

A Spanish Fiesta with Monarch Airlines

A couple of weeks ago I took a little trip to Birmingham on the train to attend a really fun Spanish evening with Monarch Airlines which they were hosting to introduce their new flight paths from Birmingham airport to Madrid and Lisbon. A lovely small group of us were treated to a wonderful Spanish experience, with Tapas, a Flamenco lesson,…

Travelling With a Child is Harder Than We Thought

(I wrote this post when we were away in Spain and Portugal, but I forgot to publish it for some reason.) When we were thinking about where to go for our honeymoon we obviously considered where would be a good place to take our daughter as well as where we wanted to go. We decided on a road trip through…

Our travel itinerary: Spain and Portugal

At the moment we are travelling around Spain and Portugal with our daughter for a month for our honeymoon. I thought I would share our travel itinerary in case anybody else is planning a similar trip. We got the ferry over from Plymouth, England to Santander, Spain. We decided that we would stay in Santander at the end of our…

Wandering the streets of Logrono, Spain

Logrono is a really pretty little city in La Rioja in Northern Spain. We spent three nights there in a hotel right in the centre. We stayed at the Sercotel Portales, which was a good three star hotel and the location was perfect. It definitely wasn’t as snazzy as the other hotels we have stayed at in Spain, but it…