Collecting Passport Stamps

    It’s a shame we don’t get stamps for travelling in the EU (yet), as my passports would look far more exciting!  But then again, I like the less restricted movement of people and the ease of travel without visas, so I can’t complain

A weekend on the Isle of Skye, Scotland

  We got a winter deal to the Skeabost House Hotel, near Portree, on the Isle of Skye in Feb 2015 – so we took a road trip from Edinburgh with our dog, Moose.  We always look for dog-friendly deals, as we hate leaving our

24 Hours in Edinburgh

  I always recommend that people spend more than 24 hours a place, but for those times when that is not possible, here are my top tips for seeing some of Edinburgh in 24 hours, from midday to midday… you’ll note it’s mostly about food 😉  

Travel budgeting for your lifestyle

  I don’t think we should ever take for granted the ability to travel – it is a privilege, and we are lucky to partake in such adventures.  I also think you don’t have to be rich to have enriching travels – I think there

Road-tripping with a dog

  As my dog has gotten older, he’s become a bit more crotchety and particular about his routine (as we all do as we age!), so leaving him regularly with a dog-sitter just doesn’t work so well anymore.  And since we recently bought a house