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Keukenhof Spring Gardens

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If you’d rather watch a video than read > click here Tiptoe through the tulips with me… In the depths of winter its hard to imagine how all the bare earth, naked trees and seemingly dead bushes will ever come… Read More

Croatia Top 10

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Some 500 miles long and dotted with over a thousand islands, not to mention stunning National Parks, medieval towns and tempting restaurants there are literally hundreds of things along Croatia’s coastline to keep visitors entertained. Its tough to pick just… Read More

Small ship cruising in Croatia

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If you’d rather watch a video than read, click here Carrying just 36 passengers and weighing in under 500 tonnes, the Princess Eleganza is tiny, more yacht than shiplike – its a completely different experience to what could be described… Read More

Exploring Cyprus

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If you’d rather watch a video than read, click here With a long season extending from early Spring right through to late Autumn, Cyprus is a perfect choice if you are craving a blue sky fix. Even through winter, the… Read More

Exploring San Francisco

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  If you’d rather watch a video than read click here Once you’ve ticked the key tourist boxes, the real joy of San Francisco is in its distinctive neighbourhoods – there are more than 27 of them and each demands… Read More

Edinburgh Festival

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If you’d rather watch a video than read > click here Its never too early to start planning a trip to the Edinburgh Festival. The world’s largest Arts Festival takes over this Scottish capital for three weeks every August and is always… Read More

Bluebells in East Sussex

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We are now nearing the peak of bluebell beauty here in East Sussex. Seems like 2016 could be a vintage year for these gorgeous, perfectly formed, bell shaped flowers. In my neck of the woods (Danehill) dazzling blue carpets have sprung up all over, often interspersed with white… Read More

Palm Springs – best day trip ever

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We were back in Palm Springs over the New Year and it seems mean not to share what was, for us, a highlight of our Southern California trip. Like most highlights, this one came about by recommendation from a local… Read More