January 15, 2017

What to see and do in NYC during the holidays

New York City is a beautiful and mesmerising place to be at any time of year, but during the holidays it morphs into something straight out […]
November 14, 2016

2 Week Pacific West Coast Roadtrip – San Francisco Part 2

San Francisco is a city of culture, eccentricity, that famous bridge, and a whole lotta hills… Our return to San Francisco saw us staying in Oakland, […]
November 12, 2016

2 Week Pacific West Coast Roadtrip – Monterey and Big Sur

Oh those golden hills of California… Our drive to San Francisco from Yosemite involved a day’s detour to experience the Pacific Coast Highway to see what […]
November 6, 2016

2 Week Pacific West Coast Roadtrip – Yosemite

We first laid eyes on the breathtaking scenery that is home to Yosemite National Park back in 2014 on our honeymoon. There was something in the […]
October 30, 2016

2 Week Pacific Coast Trip – Lake Tahoe and Mono Lake

During our Pacific West Coast road trip, we had stopped at a few lakes along the way, many of which were beautiful, but most were gloomy and […]
October 28, 2016

2 Week Pacific West Coast Roadtrip – Toketee Falls, Crater Lake & McArthur Burney Falls

Just when you think that you’ve seen a million waterfalls and a million lakes and they all look so similar… Along comes Toketee Falls, Crater Lake […]
October 23, 2016

2 Week Pacific West Coast Roadtrip – Bend

Bend… What can I say? I would move here tomorrow if I could – I fell in love with this place the minute we arrived. A […]
September 27, 2016

2 Week Pacific West Coast Roadtrip – Northern Oregon

After spending a couple of days in Portland, we began heading in the direction of Crater Lake, with several stops scheduled along the way – Oregon […]
September 12, 2016

2 Week Pacific West Coast Roadtrip – Portland

“Keep Portland Weird” is the slogan we had seen splashed across many of the blog posts and information sites whilst we were researching this city – […]
August 29, 2016

An Amazing Space – The Boeing 727 House in Oregon

As I touched upon in my previous post on the Oregon Coast, one afternoon on our 2 week road trip was spent somewhere particularly special. Deep […]
August 27, 2016

2 Week Pacific West Coast Roadtrip – The Oregon Coast

There’s something about the Oregon Coast that makes it really unique and has stamped it firmly as one of our favourite places in the world. Our […]
August 15, 2016

2 Week Pacific West Coast Roadtrip – Northern California Coast

Day 2 of our West Coast trip started at 5am on a cool, foggy morning in San Francisco. We both woke hours before our alarm was set, […]
July 30, 2016

2 Week Pacific West Coast Roadtrip – San Francisco: The Ferry Building & Pier 39

Our two week Pacific west coast adventure across California and Oregon began with one night in San Francisco to give us a taste of the city […]
June 26, 2016

Our Pacific West Coast Trip

We are home from our epic 2 week adventure travelling from San Francisco up the Pacific Coast Highway to Oregon, through Portland before heading back south via […]
May 21, 2016

2 Weeks To Go – West Coast Adventure

It’s two weeks until we’ll be at the airport, waiting to board a plane to San Francisco and I’m starting to get super excited! We’ve been to […]
May 11, 2016

3 Things to do in Los Angeles, USA

Los Angeles is such a diverse and spectacular city, it can be hard to know where to start! We fell in love with LA when we […]
February 7, 2016

A Day at Busch Gardens

One of our final days in Florida was spent as Busch Gardens, a wildlife theme park. We had been recommended Busch Gardens by several people from […]
January 18, 2016

Florida Beaches

We visited a range of beaches throughout our time in Florida, but I thought it would be easier to incorporate them all into one lovely, sandy post. […]
January 8, 2016

Kennedy Space Center

Our next stop on our Florida trip was the Kennedy Space Center over on the east coast. This was particularly exciting because they actually launch rockets […]
December 20, 2015

Discovery Cove

Discovery Cove is an all-inclusive attraction that allows you to snorkel with marine fish, see dolphins (you can swim with them for an extra charge) and […]
December 8, 2015

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios

I’m not going to lie, Diagon Alley and Hogsmede Village at Universal Studios were the absolute highlight of the holiday. I spent all of my time […]
November 28, 2015

Universal Studios Orlando and Islands of Adventure

Our Monday and Tuesday consisted of two visits to Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure. We were lucky enough to have a free shuttle bus between […]
November 20, 2015

Beautiful Florida Hot Springs

We spent our first two full days in Florida exploring the many natural hot springs that Florida has to offer. We found most of the areas by […]
November 8, 2015

9 Days in Florida

We’re back from Florida (and with a bump as I have a hideous cold!) – what a fab time we had out there! We weren’t sure […]
September 30, 2015

Two Weeks until Florida!

Wow, time has really flown lately, and it’s now only two weeks until we fly out to sunny (hopefully!) Florida! I can’t wait to get away […]
September 13, 2015

Disneyland Los Angeles

Our trip to Disneyland, without us having planned in advance, coincided with Disney’s 60th Anniversary celebrations – meaning that on the weekend we visited, the park […]
September 13, 2015

Universal Studios Hollywood

We were really fortunate that our hotel in LA was also very close to Universal Studios, which we decided to visit again this year. Universal Studios […]
September 13, 2015

Los Angeles

Our final stop, as it was last year too, was Los Angeles. There’s something about the beautiful beaches and surfer vibes in Los Angeles that seem […]
September 13, 2015

Viva Las Vegas

I know I said that I wasn’t going to post about Vegas as we weren’t there for long, but I decided to do a short post as […]
September 5, 2015

Page, Arizona (Lake Powell, Antelope Canyon, Horseshoe Bend)

We arrived in Page in the evening, and found that our hotel was based very close to a gigantic Walmart superstore. We were pretty hungry by […]