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Paul and Carole’s Yearly Cruise and Travel Update 2021 – The Retirement Year
It’s that time of year for our cruise and travel 2021 post reflecting on a year of emotions and a lot of travel, we definitely made up for the travel...
Where to stay in Portsmouth Pre Cruise – Portsmouth Cruise Port Hotels
More ships are now cruising out of Portsmouth International Cruise Port than the usual cruise port of Southampton which is only just down the road. Portsmouth is full of history,...
Hub Box Cheltenham Restaurant Review
Last night we were invited to the VIP Launch Party at Hub Box in Cheltenham. Originating in St Ives in Cornwall, they now have 11 restaurants in the UK including...
Motorhome Pub Stopover Gloucestershire Review – White Hart Pub, Broadoak
Just over 12 miles from our house, straight down the A48 Gloucester to Chepstow road you will find the White Hart Pub in Broadoak. The pub has two large car...
Greenway Farm Campsite Review, Drybrook, Forest of Dean
Greenway Farm Campsite can be found in the beautiful Forest of Dean, located in Puddlebrook, and only a short distance to the village of Drybrook. The site is set on...
Gatwick Airport Hotel Reviews
Gatwick Airport is situated in the south east corner of England in Surrey. It is a huge airport that for us is a pain to get to as you have...
Heathrow Airport Hotel Reviews
Heathrow Airport is the London airport that we use most frequently, it is found just off the M4 and for us the most accessible. If you are flying out of...
Current UK Cruising Summer Seacation Updates and British Isles Cruising
This post includes all the news of the summer 2021 cruises currently being announced – see below. British Isles Cruises have always been popular with overseas visitors but in the...
Is this one of the best campsites in the Forest of Dean – Campsite Review Whitemead Forest Park, Gloucestershire
Whitemead Forest Park is a camping and caravan park situated in Parkend in the beautiful Forest of Dean in Gloucestershire. We have stayed multiple times at Whitemead and have enjoyed...
Drum and Monkey Pub Stopover and Campsite Review, Worcestershire.
The Drum and Monkey Campsite is attached to the Drum and Monkey pub and can be found 1.5 miles from the Upton upon Severn town centre on the B4211 Gloucester...
Motorhome Vlogs – Drum and Monkey Pub Stopover Campsite, Upton Upon Severn, Worcestershire
Watch our two part vlog series on staying in our Motorhome at the Drum and Monkey Pub Stopover Campsite. Located just outside Upton Upon Severn in Worcestershire it is a...
Village Hotel Basingstoke Review
We stayed at the Village Hotel in Basingstoke whilst we visited friends for a weekend. Village Hotels Club are a lifestyle hotel brand that currently have 31 hotels in the...
Gloucestershire Vlog – Woolaston, Netherend, and Plusterwine Farm Campsite
We spent two nights staying at Plusterwine Farm Campsite in Woolaston, Gloucestershire. We filmed this vlog during our stay to show what this area has to offer and what staying...
Plusterwine Farm Campsite Review Woolaston Gloucestershire
Plusterwine Farm Camsite is a small family run campsite in Woolaston, not far from Lydney on the main A48. It 25 miles from Gloucester and only 6 miles from Chepstow....
Southampton Food Tour – Where we wanted more and where we looked for the door!
We have visited Southampton a few times now, and to be honest it is getting to be one of our favourite citiy’s to visit in England! Food is also one...
Bournemouth, Dorset – Cruise ship spotting, mad squirrels, good food and lots of rain!
We spent two very wet days in Bournemouth, in Dorset at the end of September 2020. The weather was unfortunately against us but we did manage to do some cruise...
Sterretts Caravan Park Review, Symonds Yat West, Herefordshire
Sterretts Caravan Park is a campsite nestled on the banks of the River Wye. Situated in Symonds Yat West near Ross on Wye, Herefordshire, it is just 26 miles from...
Symonds Yat Vlogs, Herefordshire – Exploring the Wye Valley and our stay at Sterrets Caravan Park
We had the privilege of staying for 3 days in the Wye Valley and now understand why it is classed as an area of outstanding beauty. We stayed in our...
Southampton Hotels Close to the Cruise Port
Southampton is the cruise capital of England and a city that we love to visit. We always recommend that if you travelling from afar then arriving the day before is...
Burford Oxfordshire Vlogs – Exploring the Cotswold town of Burford and our stay at Wysdom Touring Park
We stayed for 3 nights at Wysdom Touring Park in Burford and spent the time exploring this beautiful Cotswold Town. During this time we filmed a series of vlogs. In...
Townsend Touring Park Vlogs, Pembridge, Herefordshire, England
Here is our 4 part vlog series about staying in our motorhome at Townsend Touring Park, in Pembridge, Herefordshire, England. This is a great campsite with excellent family facilities and...
Exploring Gloucestershire – Visiting Bibury in the Cotswolds
We are very lucky to live in the beautiful county of Gloucestershire in England. One of our first trips out following lockdown was to the beautiful village of Bibury. Bibury...
Where is the best place to stay in London? – London Hotel Reviews
We love visiting London, it is such a vibrant and interesting city. We often get asked ‘Where is the best place to stay in London’ so we have put this...
Manchester Airport Hotel Reviews
Manchester Airport is situated in the north west of England. Not the most convenient airport to us as we live in Gloucester and it is a 3 1/2 hour drive...
Lucksall Caravan and Camping Park Review Vlogs, Herefordshire, England
Here is our 3 part vlog series about staying in our motorhome at Lucksall Caravan and Camping Park, in Herefordshire, England. We spent 3 days here and had a wonderful...
Westonbirt Arboretum, Tetbury – Revisiting our Wedding Venue after 18 years!
On June 8th 2002 Paul and I were married at Westonbirt Aboretum, near Tetbury in Gloucestershire. It was a magical day which started off with our ceremony taking place in...
Escape Hunt Cheltenham Review
Escape Hunt is a venue that can be found in the Brewery Quarter in Cheltenham. We have now been invited along twice to experience their Escape Rooms. So do have...
Light Up Cheltenham
We were invited to attend the Light Up Cheltenham Launch Evening by Visit Cheltenham, back for its third year this free event will see some of Cheltenham’s most famous buildings...
Beachside Holiday Park Review Hayle Cornwall
We were invited by are good friends Tony and Tina to spend my birthday weekend at the Beachside Holiday Park. They have been visiting this park for many years and...
An afternoon spent wandering in Painswick, Gloucestershire
Situated in the famous Cotswold hills, surrounded by some of Gloucestershire’s most delightful countryside is the historic wool town of Painswick. Our house sit with Harvey and Red was under a mile...