Dawn and I decided that as we had already visited Christmas markets in the UK over recent years and last year we went to Copenhagen. We decided to visit the motherland of Christmas markets and go to Germany. We looked at a few cities but decided on Berlin. Neither Dawn or I had visited there … More Christmas in Berlin
Dawn and I love Christmas, we have visited Christmas markets in quite a few cities. This is the first post of 3 leading up to Christmas. In each post I will talk about a city I have visited and the Christmas markets. The first city is Copenhagen in Denmark, Dawn and I visited there last … More Christmas in Copenhagen
During our last few visits my family and I have booked our holiday during a period where as part of the package we received a free dining plan. Disney have periods were if you book a certain level of hotel with park tickets together you get a dining plan for free. Walt Disney World has … More Disney’s Dining Plan… is it Worth it?
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