Bruges Street

Bruges in 3 Days

Updated: 12th May, 2017 Bruges was on the travel wish list for quite a while. Belgium is one of the closest European countries to us and I’d heard tales of this perfectly preserved medieval city that was small...
Lake Windermere

A Little Bit of Posh in the Lake District

Our regular trips to the Lake District in Cumbria normally involve a little cottage, walking boots and the odd pub to curl up in after a hard day on the Fells. When Travelzoo approached us about trialling one o...
The Humber Bridge

Hull – the 2017 UK City of Culture

February’s ‘Take 12 Trips’ was somewhat more glamorous than what we had initially planned so we were a bit more budget conscious when planning what to do in March. We decided to stay close to home and just have...
Brooklyn Bridge NYC

New York City the Second Time Around

New York City was our first visit to the United States just 4 years ago when Paul took me as a lovely birthday gift one freezing cold February. What is staggering to me is that in the 4 years since we’ve spent ...