Palma de Mallorca: A Girls’ Weekend

After a brilliant impromptu weekend away in Tarifa in southern Spain last year, my girlfriends and I were keen to go away again and, after much deliberation, we decided to go to the city of Palma, the capital of the Balearic Islands, situated on the south coast of the island of Mallorca. A lot of tourists travel […]


Family fun at Bounce Festival

The word ‘festival’ normally conjures up images of sodden swampy fields, rain, and drunken, drug-fuelled music lovers… I frequented quite a few of them in  my youth – and they weren’t the sort of places I would have wanted to have shared with kids. However, what attracted families wasn’t exactly on my radar at that […]

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Holiday Snapshots #2


Reviewed: Peppa Pig’s Big Splash


Holiday Snapshots #1


Carters Steam Fair