Llama Trekking in Yorkshire

Llama Trekking in Yorkshire On a visit to Yorkshire last summer, we discovered the wonderful Nidderdale Llamas at Kiln Farm, Wilsill, 11 miles North West of Harrogate. To be honest, my wife found out...

Do you dream of emigrating away from the UK?

Do you dream of heading away from these familiar shores and starting anew in a different part of the world? If you do, you are certainly not alone, as 51% of the 795 people that completed our recent ...

New York in a nutshell!

My wife and I visited New York for seven days last year to celebrate a significant, round numbered birthday! It was an amazing week with a full day of sight-seeing every day and, although we visited ...

Summer Holiday tips for travel with the Grandkids

Travelling with grandkids is undoubtedly fun,  allows you to see the world through younger eyes, and get away with doing outrageous and age-inappropriate things with them (like climbing a tree, ...

Top 5 Travel Insurance Tips for Older Travellers

All travellers should take the precaution of buying a travel insurance policy for trips away from the UK, and it is especially sensible if you’re an older traveller.  You may be in good health, ...

Apps to keep you h – app – y while you travel!

  Most of us have got mobile phones these days, and apart from the usual functions of calling, texting, staying social, and emailing, you can also install apps (most of them free) that have all ...

Barcelona – the Jewel in the Crown of Catalonia

On a recent family holiday to the Costa Dorada, we decided to have a day out in nearby Barcelona. Barcelona is the cosmopolitan capital of Spain’s Catalonia region, and is famed for quirky art ...