My wife, friends and I visited Paris for the first May Bank holiday weekend. I’ve been to Paris a few times and the first thing I noticed was a dramatic increase in scooters which you could hire, via an app. They were on every street corner and seemed very popular with the locals. Could this be the future for London? We arrived Friday evening, dumped … Continue reading Paris


This is a guest post from my wife. Enjoy 🙂 I turned 30 on 1st February (woo…) and my husband and I decided to go away for it as a treat. I’ve always wanted to go to Iceland (and hopefully see the Northern Lights!) so we booked to go from 31stJanuary-4th February 2018.  Below is what I learnt with some tips along the way…   Getting there with … Continue reading Iceland


Holiday from last year My girlfriend and I went to Geneva on holiday. Tuesday Night We went to a hotel near Gatwick airport, had a few pints and a meal (now becoming our usual nice way to start the holiday). Wednesday We woke up stupidly early and caught a flight to Geneva. We arrived at the hotel and was bumped up to a junior suite. … Continue reading Geneva

Amsterdam and Samosas

Amsterdam and Samosas Holiday posts are usually stand alone posts based around food loosely. However, this holiday was a weekend spent in Amsterdam where we didn’t have a lot of food and what we did have was nothing special -so this post also includes a recipe! First off Amsterdam – we (girlfriend and I – men everywhere now going why are you going with your … Continue reading Amsterdam and Samosas