The Old Registry, Haworth.

  The Old Registry is situated at the bottom of Haworth’s iconic cobbled Main Street and opposite Haworth’s Central Park. Offering luxury accommodation it is ideal for exploring the home of the Bronte’s at the top of Main Street, whilst a meander through the park will take you to the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway … Continue reading The Old Registry, Haworth.

10 Things you didn’t know about Champagne

“There comes a time in every women’s life, when the only thing that helps is a glass of champagne” Bette Davis 1.  It can only be called Champagne if it comes from the Champagne region in France. EU law and the laws of most countries reserve the term "Champagne" for wines that come from this … Continue reading 10 Things you didn’t know about Champagne

How to Book the Perfect Holiday

I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list  -Susan Sontag   Travelers either love or hate planning trips. Spending hours honing your research skills in front of a computer, popping into the Travel Agents to pass the planning and booking onto someone else or going away with friends who you know will take care … Continue reading How to Book the Perfect Holiday

Essaouira – One of my favourite places.

I first visited Essaouira in October 2013 with my husband Richard, my sister and brother in law. We flew to Marrakesh and as private transfers and buses seemed to be costly, we opted for the cheaper option of hiring a car. Big mistake. Big, big mistake. The drive between Marrakesh and Essaouira should take between … Continue reading Essaouira – One of my favourite places.

How to make the most of the Weekend

It’s Wednesday afternoon and you know that you are halfway through the working week. It’s now a downhill sprint to the weekend. You look forward to two whole glorious days of spending time with family, friends or even by ourselves. Before you know it, it’s Friday and here comes the weekend! Then just as quickly … Continue reading How to make the most of the Weekend

The Independent Traveller

“Once the travel bug has bitten there is no antidote, and I know I shall be happily infected until the end of my life.” Michael Palin   Back in 2011, Rich famously (in our family) told a Thomas cook holiday rep "we don’t go on package holidays were independent travellers."   What is an independent … Continue reading The Independent Traveller