During our visit to Copenhagen, Dawn and I decided that one of the things we definitely wanted to see was Tivoli Gardens. Tivoli is a traditional theme park in the heart of Copenhagen, it has been open since 1943 and is the second oldest theme park in the world. Dawn and I were keen to … More The Park that inspired Walt Disney
As I have said before one of our favourite things to do when traveling is try the food. In fact I have said on many occasions it is one of the reasons I travel. Dawn and I recently travelled to Copenhagen. In my last post I talked about what we saw, in this post I … More What we ate in Copenhagen…
As I said in a previous post Scandinavia is one of my favourite places in the world. I have wanted to go there since my son decided Lego was his favourite toy and of course thanks to an interesting Finnish man (see the ‘Scandimania before it was cool’ post). So after watching Oprah Winfrey in … More Wonderful, wonderful Copenhagen
I know that package holidays have got a bad rap over the last few years and that everyone now likes the control of doing everything themselves but sometimes a good old package holiday is a nice change. Most of the holidays we have taken in recent years have been self designed where all items are … More Package holidays are not all bad
Both Dawn and I have been to Orlando more than once. We have not been together as The Traveling Nurses so this article is solely about my visits with my family. This is totally my opinion and am not affiliated with either Universal Studios or the Harry Potter franchise. Many people are aware of the … More To Go with a Wizard or without
When Dawn and I travel, one of our favourite things to do is eat. As I have said in previous posts we like to find foods that are famous in that town or city. Our favourite meal of the day is breakfast and if we find places with a good breakfast then we are set … More What we ate in Chicago
A few years ago my fellow traveling nurse and I decided that we wanted to travel back to the USA together. We had already been to New York (twice) and fancied somewhere else. Dawn had visited Chicago before as part of a tour with her family and really enjoyed it. So the destination was decided … More Chicago… why go there?