Tag: Europe

Our Stay At: MeliΓ‘, Alicante

We’ve always professed at being hotel snobs (when we can). Our snobbishness isn’t over service, quality or facilities (although they help!). Instead, we look for the best views, balconies and proximity to the hub of where we want to be. After a few searches, we found MeliΓ‘, Alicante […]

The Sights of Alicante, Costa Blanca

During the month of March 2018, having had enough of the cold, blustery weather back home in Scotland, we were starting to crave the warmth that only a beach holiday could provide. However, wanting to save our already limited leave days from work, we decided to make do […]

The Barcelona Blog

Barcelona! Hot sunshine, sandy beaches, vibrant metropolitan streets, historic Spanish architecture – there’s something for everyone. We’ve put together a list of places that we would highly recommend visiting, if you’re planning a trip to Barcelona. Make sure to read the ‘Top Tip’ for each place, to help […]

What To See & Do in Amsterdam

We spent 4 days and 3 nights in Amsterdam, as part of my birthday trip. Fortunately, visiting in the winter, meant it wasn’t as crowded as it would have been earlier in the year. Unfortunately, we were out of season to visit the big tulip garden (still on […]

Birthday in Amsterdam

My first birthday as a ‘MRS’ – we had to make it a special one. So, it was the perfect excuse to fly to the very nearby Netherlands and spend 4 days in Amsterdam. Being so close to the UK, we had always wanted to visit the Dutch […]