From Sydney we started our journey northbound up the east coast of Australia. Our first stop was an eight hour drive to the beachside town Coffs Harbour. Coffs Harbour is a small and relaxed town where a one-night stay allows plenty of time to experience it. We walked through the creek to the marina and … More Byron Bay and beyond
I thought six days would be way too long for a city break, but how wrong I was! Sydney is the best of both worlds; a busy modern city on the beach. Having nearly a full week in Sydney meant that we had time to do everything on our bucket lists, and if I were … More Summer in Sydney
Stage 1 of travelling is complete! We’ve just left Adam in Dubai, and to say we had a wild time would be an understatement. Kids in Dubai definitely give their London counterparts a run for their money when it comes to drinking! Tuesday – we kicked off our time in Dubai with a long walk … More A postcard from Dubai
And we’re off! Our three month adventure has begun. We’ll be away for 91 days, visiting 5 different countries, the furthest being over 12000 miles away from home. Here’s the itinerary again in case you missed it!: 5th-11th February – Dubai 11th February-24th March – Sydney to Cairns 24th-29th March – Tasmania 29th March-12th April … More Where are we going?
Gin Tucked up above Mr Fogg’s Tavern in central London, and hidden behind a secret door, sits Mr Fogg’s Gin Parlour. Ben and I headed there on a warm Friday evening prepared to sample as much gin as we could muster. We found ourselves in the right place, as Mr Fogg’s is home to 300 varieties … More Gin time at Mr Fogg’s!
They don’t call Budapest a ‘late-night’ city for nothing, and Ruin Bars and Ruin Pubs are the main culprits for keeping people out late. A firm favourite of both locals and visitors, Ruin Bars are set up in the ruins of abandoned buildings, stores or lots, and many of them are open air. These quirky bars are … More Getting Ruined in Budapest
Szia = Hungarian for hello and goodbye Ben and I had a wonderful time in Budapest. It’s a brilliant place to visit for a long weekend, to take advantage of the cheap wine and beer, and for relaxing and taking in the sights. Saturday We rented an apartment in the Jewish Quarter in Pest. Pest … More Szia Budapest!