The Bon Sol Hotel Mallorca

Alan Fairfax returns to a favourite holiday hotel, accompanied by his granddaughter, a wheelchair user. …

Go wild in Morzine this summer

With meadows, wild swimming and wacky activity options, Morzine in the French Alps has as much going for it as a summer destination as it does a winter ski resort….

PONANT

the World Leader in Luxury Expedition and Yacht Cruising. Featuring unique itineraries and destinations, you will have the opportunity to experience all 7 continents in 5* Luxury. With over 30 years of sailing and exploring the world, Ponant offers refinement, curiosity, authenticity… Our unique travel philosophy […]…

Ever Wondered Where Basil Fawlty went after Torquay?

We’ve been travelling to Symi every couple of years for about fifteen years. It’s the only holiday destination we have returned to again and again. We love the walking on the island, the friendly people, the quietness… but most of all, the quality of Symiot food and restaurants has always been second to none. this […]…

Headwater

the leading specialists in self-guided holidays since 1985. Each itinerary allows you to travel from place to place at your own pace and showcases the best regional highlights, historical sights, gastronomic cuisine and culture. In 1985, Richard and Christine Bass turned their passion into a business […]…

Solos Holidays’ Golfing breaks for singles

Known for their excellent singles holidays in the UK and overseas with ClubSolos offering hotels and yachts exclusively for their guests, Solos Holidays actually started life as a golf holidays company over 40 years ago. So they know a thing or two about what makes a singles’ golf break successful, whether you are a beginner […]…

nicko cruises

years the nicko brand has been synonymous with unforgettable river travel experiences by providing exceptional service with a personal touch and at the best value for money. https://youtu.be/bsT_owGP_PA As a small-ship specialist, offering both river and ocean programmes, we pride ourselves in offering a culturally immersive […]…

Tynemouth

We were staying with friends in Northhumbria, and one of the first places they took us to was Tynemouth on the North Sea coast. We travelled by train arriving in a remarkable railway station. The magnificently restored Vctorian station is the setting for a popular weekend market. The coastline at Tynemouth is dramatic with waves […]…

Camino Del Rey

Absolutely fantastic day trip to Camino Del Rey. Long walk around the mountains on a small hanging footpath. Stunning views and an amazing experience. Not for the faint hearted but highly recomended….

Crich Re-visited

We go to events at Crich Tramway Village in Derbyshire from time to time. In April, it was the “Memories of the 1940’s” event. I was dressed in costume of the era and also took some photos. There was plenty of entertainment from singers, “policemen”, spivs, Sergeant Major Marmite, “Winston Churchill”, “Charlie Chaplin” and other […]…