Travel and days out posts. I love writing about places we visit.

Xativa, Valencia

6 Stunning Pueblos to Visit Outside of Valencia

Oh, Spain! Land of the beautiful pueblos (villages) where time stands still. Valencia, on the east coast of Spain, is home to hundreds of ancient villages rich in history and dating back to the Moorish and Medieval eras. From foreboding
Travel Gear Cleaning Guide For Toddlers
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Travel Gear Cleaning Guide For Toddlers

Travelling with toddlers can never be as light as we want. Unfortunately. However, it is a good fortune that nowadays there are lots of useful products on the store which can make the trip run on wheels. I appreciate all

Anniversary: Part Two: Las Dalias Hippy Market

Though I could have happily stayed in the hotel this entire holiday, it was our main intention to get out there and find out more about the northern part of the island. Our friends who had worked and lived in
Vi Cool Bar Ibiza

Anniversary: Part One: Staying At Aguas De Ibiza

My husband and I are close. I mean, extremely close! Not only that we are (obviously) married to each other. We are also co-workers, full-time parents, and we run a business from home. Which 99% the of time means that
La Posada Del Mar Hotel Denia

Rustic Staycation: A Weekend In Denia

Denia is about an hour and a half south of Valencia situated in the province of Alicante. It's a historic, cosmopolitan and cultural city that has remained free of mass tourism and has grown organically preserving all its authenticity.
SH Hotel Villa Gadea Altea

SH Villa Gadea: 7 Days In Altea

I would say that Altea is probably one of my favourite towns in Alicante. Only an hour and a half drive south of Valencia it's a town with a lot of character and relaxed surroundings, quite surprising as it's only
Pyrenees Mountain

#SnapHappyBritMums: Pyrenees Mountains

A photo I took on the Pal-Arinsal ski slopes from our family road trip to Andorra. The view was amazing! The kids had a great time tobogganing while I sat and watched (and drank wine!) :P
Valencia to Andorra

Family Roadtrip: Valencia to Andorra

This post is long overdue. I have been meaning to write up about our trip to Andorra just after Christmas. This trip didn't take much planning and it was something that we and our friends have decided at the last

A day in Barcelona

It's only an hour ago since I got back from Barcelona with the boys, my husband headed off to his business trip this morning, leaving me and the boys to get on with it for a couple of weeks. It’s
Valencia in 30 seconds

Discover Valencia in 30 seconds

This 30 second timelapse video of Valencia hows you a little glimpse of this beautiful city, a place with a combination of traditions and modern architecture, from the rice fields of Albufera, beaches, Arts & Sciences,  port and of course
Bull run Pedralba
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Summer in Valencia Spain

We are not short of sunshine here in Valencia, so even though my husband and I spend our time working during the week, we are certain that on weekends we can rely on the continuous sunshine to make family time
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Alpuente Valencia

Anyone who has been to Spain would know how vast this beautiful country is, there are still a lot of hidden places to discover. Since we moved to Valencia I've been to amazing places with hidden caves, waterfalls, climbing areas and parts that are

Discovering: Alpuente, Valencia

One thing I would say about our new life in Valencia is that weekends are unpredictable. Yesterday we went to our normal Spanish Sunday breakfast with friends along with my mother & partner (who have been staying with us for
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