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Tips 'n trips : Holland - Utrecht, a walk through courtyards

Today’s tips ‘n trips post is about a walking tour we did recently when visiting Utrecht.

When we were in Utrecht last year, we did a walking tour of the city centre, seeing the highlights. 787 more words

Tips 'n Trips

Leah Explores ... Ojai

A few weeks ago, I had a bit of a “treat yo’self” moment and decided that I wanted to escape for a few days. After a bit of browsing and comparing, I decided that flying into LA was my cheapest option (even with the Canadian Dollar being so low) so from there it was just a case of deciding where to go. 1,189 more words


Rick Stein’s Long Weekends [Part Three: Berlin]

Rick Stein embarks on a series of culinary long weekends in search of food excellence and brilliant recipes, heading to markets, restaurants, wineries, cafes and bars. 2,451 more words

Our Work

Three days in Madrid, Spain

I love to travel.  But working full-time means being creative with annual leave, and weekend breaks fit the bill perfectly.  I like to mix things up and find time for a few short breaks throughout the year, as we well as slightly longer adventures. 1,114 more words


Une nuit à Paris

So the four of could have nearly gotten arrested!

Paris was calling on this bright May morning for one of my friends 30th.

The four of us dressed as chic and stylish as we could, and got on the Eurostar. 217 more words


Can we live here? A weekend in Edinburgh

Earlier this month, Nev and I took a trip to Edinburgh. His dad is from bonny Scotland and he’d been a number of times as a child. 576 more words

Can you afford the cost of travel?

When was the last time you packed a small suitcase and left the busy city behind?  There is simply nothing like taking a weekend break or even one night away from the norm, a few days to escape the monotony of a work week and take refuge in a relaxing hotel stay with fine food and maybe even a spa. 449 more words