Taking a day out of poolside lounging and floating on an inflatable doughnut to visit some culture. Just 40 mins drive from Lake Garda is the beautiful city of Verona, most known for the setting of many a Shakespeare play, most famously Romeo & Juliet.
Over the past few years we have been fortunate to holiday in some incredible places in the UK. Treehouses, log cabins, pretty Welsh cottages and shepherds huts. If you haven’t booked your summer getaway yet (we certainly haven’t), then take a look at these beautiful few places.
These ‘staycation’ holidays have been some of our favourite places to stay, as each and every one is unique and has been lovingly looked after and built by their owners… come check them out.
May half term, we took the kids to Legoland, Billund for a treat. Charlie is a huge lego fan, in fact I’ve never known him not to be in love with the plastic bricks. The logistics of it were pretty easy; flying from Bristol to Copenhagen with Easyjet. Hiring a car from the airport (booked online before
A couple of Saturday’s ago, we headed out of Bristol towards Bath, stopping off at one of my favourite places, The Pig. Now a chain of boutique hotels in the South West, the Pig is set in a former stately home, with the best restaurant and walled garden to potter around.
The Alexander Calder exhibition ‘From the Stony River to the Sky’ runs through all five gallery spaces at Hauser & Wirth Somerset with almost 100 pieces, including large-scale outdoor works set within the gardens.
Bergamo is divided in two, Bassa (the main city) and Alta (as the name suggests, a medieval city on the mountain). Following the sat nav, we wound our way up the hillside to reach what seemed like the top. I had a tip off of a great restaurant for lunch with amazing views.
We have had some amazing opportunities to travel through my work. One of which was our recent trip to Italy. Italy has always been on my bucket list to visit, yes I had never been before. So when Fly BMI invited Dan and I to try a ‘fly drive’ with them, I couldn’t say no,
This past half term, we took the kids to Denmark, for an extra special treat a visit to Legoland Billund. More on that in another post. Our stay for two nights was a little wooden cabin, about half an hour from Billund. I found it on Airbnb, and it was such a little gem of