Travel Reviews

Review of Iglu Cruises ‘Rail and Sail’

Chicago - Memphis - New Orleans via Amtrak and 7 night Caribbean Cruise from New Orleans on Carnival Dream. As this trip draws towards a close it is hard to believe that we have packed so much into just two weeks. It has been both exhilarating and exhausting at the same time (remembering that I… Continue reading Review of Iglu Cruises ‘Rail and Sail’

Travel Reviews

The Polar Express – New Orleans.

Having a 21 yr old and a 7 yr old means that I have over the years been to all sorts of Christmas & Santa experiences. I have even taken the kids to Lapland (Artic Circle, Finland) to see Santa 3 times at 3 different resorts. This Polar Express train ride however beat absolutely every… Continue reading The Polar Express – New Orleans.

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2 days in Tennessee

Our American Railroad Adventure - Part 2. As I think I have mentioned earlier Graceland has been on my bucket list for many years. I have always been a huge fan of Elvis and pretty much for as far back as I can remember my Dad has been telling me how he shared his birthday… Continue reading 2 days in Tennessee

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Chicago to Memphis

Our American Railroad Adventure - Part 1I had fully intended blogging more this trip but I literally don't seem to have paused for breath, trying to take in as much sight seeing as possible, educating Cameron and answering what feels like a million emails which still constantly flow into my inbox faster than I can… Continue reading Chicago to Memphis

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Making Memories…and Mistakes!

We are now just over 3 weeks into our 4 week tour of Canada & USA, and now staying in hotel No.7 of 8 in that time. There is no doubt about it we have made the most incredible memories and seen some of the most spectacular scenery I have ever seen in my entire… Continue reading Making Memories…and Mistakes!

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The Rocky Mountaineer

I would 100% recommend this trip, I honestly don't have a bad word to say, it was possibly two of the best days of my life - and that's coming from someone with extensive world wide travel experience, specialising in the luxury travel market.

World Schooling

World Schooling – The First 3 Months.

It has now been almost 3 months since Cameron last attended school and all his friends have now returned for the new Autumn term. Because we had been home over the new term period I had shown him a few photos on Facebook of some of his friends going back and a few days later… Continue reading World Schooling – The First 3 Months.

Travel Reviews

GeoSure App – Review

As a single mother travelling the world with my children, safety is always my number one concern, hence when I saw a tweet put out for travel bloggers to review the new GeoSure App for travel safety I was keen to take a closer look. Information that you hear about various travel destinations around the… Continue reading GeoSure App – Review

Travel Reviews

Arlington Hotel, Dublin

Review of the Arlington Hotel, Dublin. I guess most people who visit Dublin are here either for a short city break or business trip, which is possibly just as well as our room was one of the smallest hotel rooms I have ever stayed in and without doubt had the least storage space I have… Continue reading Arlington Hotel, Dublin

World Schooling

Borde Hill Gardens – West Sussex

The majority of our year of World Schooling year is going to be spent overseas, however there will be a couple of short periods in between trips when we will be back in Sussex and I am determined to maximise those opportunities and explore new places in and around my home county. I am very… Continue reading Borde Hill Gardens – West Sussex