9 Days; return flight from London: £400; everything else: cheap! Matthew and I took one and a half weeks of holiday in May this year to spend some time in the sun and eat great Thai food. Thailand was my first experience in Asia, and I believe there would not have been a better country … More Thailand: Highlights from Phuket, Koh Phi Phi and Phang Nga Bay
Brecon Beacons National Park, southern Wales. Journey from London: 4 hours driving. We got up on a Saturday morning in August to pack our camping gear and head off from south-east London to the National Park. Having prepared nothing the day before, we had to make a pit-stop at a camping/outdoors store on the way … More Hiking and camping at Pen y Fan, Wales
Taking a long weekend holiday is necessary sometimes to take a break from work and stress, and you come back from it feeling re-energised and happier. I often try to amend a Friday on to a weekend so I can take short breaks whether in the UK or Europe. Most of the time I do … More A weekend getaway in Aberdovey, Wales.