Portugal: Faro and the Algarve region

Remember this post a little while ago about budget airlines and how annoying they can be? Well, they definitely haven’t gotten any less annoying; although, we have just recently had a free holiday off them because of their horrible planning, so there is that! My sister recently came for a visit (which if the inspiration…

Adventures in Italy: Pisa and Florence

A while ago my sister-in-law Jo and myself decided we want to go on a weekend away together (and we owed her a birthday present!), and as neither one of us had been to Pisa or Florence that’s where we decided to go. After a lot of research around flight prices and what airport to…

#tbt – Paris and Budget Airlines

We spent the long weekend with some friends in Leeds, and whilst we were there we started to share some travel horror stories. I haven’t actually had that many terrible experiences when travelling, though I have had some unexpected ones that I can laugh at now, so I wasn’t quite sure what to share. I…