Foodie Weekend in Porto

A few weeks ago I went to Porto on a foodie and wine tour with the folks from AtWill Tours. It was a couple of days of food, wine, port, and wandering around this fantastic city. I had no preconceptions ...
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Spring Skiing in Kitzbuhel, Austria

Last month I had the pleasure of trying out spring skiing at the gorgeous luxury resort of Kitzbühel in the Tyrol region of Austria. I didn't realise beforehand that this area has some of the longest ski sea...
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Is Centerparcs Disabled-Friendly?

As a disable person, when you think about somewhere like Centerparcs the first assumption is that it is too outdoorsy so no, it is not accessible. It’s woodland, trees, hills, swimming and outdoor activities...
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Review: The Rookery Hotel, London

Not long ago I stayed at one of the quirkiest hotels I've ever come across. The Rookery hotel in London was actually a business booking as I was there to stay between training courses I was delivering that week...
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Aqua Sana Spa – Longleat

At the end of our stay at Centerparcs Longleat we booked in for a 3 hour session at the Aqua Sana Spa at the holiday park. We had decided that a spa day would be an ideal way to round of the holiday and leave f...

The Royal Garden Hotel, London

Greatly in need of a mini break, it was perfect timing that we received an invite to be hosted at the at the Royal Garden Hotel. Usually we use hotel stays as an excuse to go and explore the local area but this...
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{VIDEO} My First Ski Trip

A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to try skiing for the first time at the resort of Tignes in the French Alps with Mark Warner Holidays. Here's my vlog from my first ski trip: https://youtu.be/Ij1e9R3...

Cream Tea and Cottages in Devon

Living in England for 28 years and travelling all over the world, it's easy to forget that there are things that you haven't seen just back home in the UK. This is why we set our challenge to visit every cou...
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Dismaland Bemusement Park by Banksy

The UK has a deep history of anarchy and political demonstration. Over time this has been given centre stage on the news and media outlets but never before has a world-famous, “anonymous" artist taken his polit...

“Ke Mate Ke Ora” – What is the Haka?

As the Rugby World Cup is underway in the UK, the infamous reigning champions New Zealand bring their heart-pounding game to our land. Along with it they bring the equally infamous war dance known generally as ...