Dawn and I have visited Walt Disney World in Orlando with our families more than once. In fact on a couple of occasions we were there at the same time. Now I will be honest I am not a fan of rollercoasters or any fast rides for that matter, much to the ridicule of my … More What to do at Walt Disney World when you don’t like Fast Rides.
When I was a young teenager, probably no more than around 13, I loved MGM musicals. It started with the Wizard of Oz and went on from there. One of my favourite movies was called ‘On The Town (1949)’, the premise was that 3 sailors, played Frank Sinatra, Gene Kelly and Jules Munshin had only one … More MGM are to blame…
As I had been to NYC with Caroline earlier in year and have a couple short breaks booked for later this year. I decided to to spend time off in school holidays visiting some lovely places in England. So me and my boys aged 19 and 12 enjoyed the sunshine at home. (Not very often … More Summer staycation: Sherlock Holmes, deer and Mr Darcy
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving is one of my favourite stories. I have read the book, watched the movies, the TV show and even seen the Disney cartoon. So when Dawn suggested that during our recent visit to New York that we could visit Sleepy Hollow I was very excited. For those … More Sleepy Hollow… The Legend of the Long Walk
When we travel it is unusual for Dawn and I to eat 3 big meals every day. We usually eat a biggish breakfast and then a second big meal either for a late lunch or early dinner and then top up on snacks if we are hungry. This post is about what we ate for … More What we ate in New York City for Dinner
As I said previously, we like to visit places for the food. Dawn and I have been to New York City more than once so I thought I would write about some of the places we have eaten at in our recent visits. As there are so many places to eat I thought I would … More New York…what we ate for breakfast
Dawn and I have been to New York City together more than once. New York is one of those places that is different every time you go. I thought I would write a slightly different post this week. As a first timer going to NYC can be overwhelming- Where to stay, what to see, where … More New York, New York is a wonderful town… if you plan it just right