5 Holiday Essentials

Going on holiday can be an exciting time. Whether you’re planning a girls weekend away, a family holiday or perhaps a mini city break, making sure you pack the essentials can really ensure your trip goes smoothly. Here are my top five holiday essentials. Camera One of my biggest essentials when going on holiday is my camera. I used to have a heavy and pretty bulky DLSR, but I’ve seen the light and have invested in a super lightweight, portable and easy to carry camera. Some of the best compact camera Panasonic offer online are perfect for holidays. Panasonic’s line of 4k… [Read More]

Disneyland Hotel Review

If you’ve been hiding under a rock for the past month or so then you’ll be forgiven for not knowing that we’ve not long returned from a 5 day trip to Disneyland Paris. For the duration of our stay, we stayed in the Disneyland Hotel. As such I thought I’d write a little review about the hotel itself. I’ve already written up our trip report, which you can read here (day 1), here (day 2), here (day 3) and here (day 4)! Plus, if you’re after more Disney inspired posts, click here. I’ve also written a post called, Tips for Booking your… [Read More]

Why You Should Visit Cornwall in Your Camper

If you’re looking for a stunning location, filled with beautiful scenery, tasty food and sub-tropical climates, then Cornwall is the place for you. There aren’t many places like Cornwall, with its well-known Cornish pasty and stunning coastal beaches, you really are submerged into a location that takes your breath away. It’s a must visit place to add to your bucket list, and here’s why… Beautiful Beaches  They’re rated the best beaches in the UK and it’s no surprise why. The beautiful beaches that surround this beautiful location offer you soft sand, turquoise water and stunning views all at the same… [Read More]

Fabulous Family-Friendly Holiday Destinations: Where To Take The Kids This Summer

Summer is here! The weather is improving all the time, the days are longer, and everybody is in a better mood. If you have plans to take a trip this summer, but you’re not sure where to travel next, you’ve come to the right place. Here are some fabulous family-friendly destinations to get you thinking. Greek Islands If you’re looking for sun, sea and sand and a little bit of culture thrown in, look no further than the stunningly beautiful Greek Islands. There’s an array of destinations to choose from, and many of the islands boast hotels, which are geared… [Read More]

Disneyland Paris Trip Report Day 4

If you’ve enjoyed reading my Disney Trip Report, you can read them all here, along with lots more Disney posts! So day 4 is our last day in Disney. Sad times! We knew we had to make the most of our last day, so we crammed in as much as we could and that also meant watching the castle illuminations show one last time. On the morning of our last day, we had breakfast in inventions in our hotel (the Disney Hotel) and then we headed straight over to Frontierland as R was desperate to meet Peter Pan. When we… [Read More]

Disneyland Paris Trip Report Day 3

Following on from my last two posts, here’s our trip report for day 3 of our holiday to Disneyland Paris. To read all about day 1 click here. To read all about day 2 click here. This morning we had breakfast with the characters booked at Plaza Gardens which is a short walk from the Disney Hotel where we were staying. There was a bit of a queue to go in when we arrived, but it moved fairly quickly. We were shown to our seats and then just as we were going to go up and get breakfast the first… [Read More]

Disneyland Paris Trip Report Day 2

Following on from my last Disneyland Paris trip report here is a report of day number 2! Today, (Tuesday), was forecast rain so we decided to head over to the Disney Studios to meet some characters. Officially the Studios don’t open until 10am, but I had read online that the gates actually open at 9.30am. After having breakfast in our hotel (the Disneyland Hotel) restaurant, Inventions, we headed straight to the Studios. We arrived around 9am and found a small crowd of people waiting. We joined one of the lines so pretty close to the front of the queue. When the… [Read More]

Disneyland Paris Trip Report Day 1

Disneyland Castle

It’s hard to believe that two weeks ago we were in Disneyland Paris. I  booked our trip rather spur of the moment last October and remember thinking that it was ages away. Well, now I wish I was back there because the time we had there has flown by! We stayed in the Disneyland Hotel which was absolutely amazing! I knew before booking our trip, that if we were going to go to Disneyland, then we had to do it properly and stay in the Disney Hotel! It was everything I thought it would be and more! More on the… [Read More]

Disneyland Paris Packing List

I’ve been doing a lot of planning for our upcoming trip to Disneyland Paris. As such I’ve been sharing what I’ve found with you, so I thought why not share our packing list too! I’ve tried to make it nice and pretty so you can print it off or pin it if you wish! You can read my previous posts Disney posts here: Tips for booking your holiday to Disneyland Paris 25 Disneyland Paris Quick Tips and Tricks Handy tips Be sure to pack a well stocked first aid kit including any medicine that you may need. The only place… [Read More]

25 Disneyland Paris Quick Tips and Tricks

Mickey Mouse

I wrote a post back in October called ‘Tips for booking your holiday to Disneyland Paris’. It’s quite a lengthy post so I thought I’d put together a ‘quick read’ post of tips and tricks for those that haven’t got the time to read my longer post! So without further ado, here goes: 1. Join the Facebook group, ‘Disneyland for Brits’ 2. Decide your budget and whether you’ll fly, go via ferry, euro tunnel etc – it might be cheaper to book travel and accommodation separately. Sky Scanner is a good website to check for flight prices 3. Research how… [Read More]