Tokyo Disneyland
Tokyo Disneyland
Tokyo
Tokyo
Tokyo DisneySea
Tokyo DisneySea
Strumble Head lighthouse
Wales

Tips for visiting Strumble Head Lighthouse

So you’ve decided to visit Strumble Head lighthouse.  And why wouldn’t you?  Strumble Head is a great place anyway, but the lighthouse is one of the finest examples we know of. Just 45 minutes away …

Wales

Post lockdown tour of North West Pembrokeshire

A post lockdown tour of North West Pembrokeshire was high up on the list of the travel plans we made during lockdown in Wales. The travel restrictions here were lifted at the start of this …

What we did the first week after lockdown in Wales
Wales

First mini tour of Pembrokeshire after lockdown

The travel restrictions in Wales were lifted last Monday and this meant an opportunity to get out and about.  So we grabbed it with both hands.  Starting on that very day.  For our first mini …

First trip after lockdown in Wales
Wales

First trip after lockdown in Wales

This is just a short post about our first trip after lockdown in Wales.  We said we would.  And we did! The travel restrictions in Wales were lifted on Monday.  And we were there.  On …

Family fun at Llawhaden Castle
Wales

Family fun at Llawhaden Castle

We’ve had so much family fun at Llawhaden Castle over the years.  Looking through (old) photos during lockdown in Wales put us in mind of it.  And it’s firmly on the list of places we …

Planning a visit to Brecon
Wales

Planning a visit to Brecon

We’re planning a visit to Brecon when the Coronavirus lockdown restrictions allow us to safely do so.  Last Friday The First Minister of Wales announced that travel restrictions in Wales may be lifted on the …

Planning a visit to the Vale of Glamorgan
Wales

Planning a visit to the Vale of Glamorgan

We’re planning a visit to the Vale of Glamorgan when the Coronavirus lockdown restrictions allow us to safely do so.  This is the third part of our series of posts on Making travel plans during …

Making Travel Plans during lockdown in wales
Wales

Making travel plans during lockdown in Wales

We’ve been making travel plans during lockdown in Wales and this post follows on from our last one.  In that post we outlined the places we want to visit within Pembrokeshire as soon as the …

Lockdown in Wales
Wales

Lockdown in Wales

Making plans during Lockdown in Wales – Part 1 We can’t travel at the moment but there are still lots of things we can do and a fair bit specifically in relation to travel. Firstly …

Whitsun Half Term in Wales
Wales

Whitsun Half Term in Wales

Its Whitsun half term in Wales.  Well, sort of.  The children have been away from school for nine weeks now, so it doesn’t really feel like a school holiday.  But it should have been and …

Kennedy Space Centre
America

Kennedy Space Center

Like most people we’re not travelling at the moment but that doesn’t mean we’ve got nothing to say!  Travel is never far from our minds and what we’re doing during lockdown, amongst other things, is …

Is Salzburg worth visiting
Austria

Is Salzburg worth a visit?

Is Salzburg worth a visit?  The answer, from us, is absolutely and unequivocally yes.  This is, without doubt, one of the prettiest cities we’ve ever visited.  And we’ve been to a few!  Tokyo, London, New …

Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Sign
Wales

Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

April normally brings National Parks fortnight here in the UK and National Park Week in the US.  Only this April is not normal.  It’s very far from normal.  We’re in the middle of fighting a …

Things to do in Venice
Italy

Things to do in Venice as a family

Venice is beautiful and unique.  Unlike any other city, there are no roads here and each of the 117 small islands are linked by bridges and canals.  There are some really enjoyable things to do …

How we got to Tokyo

How to get to Tokyo from the UK

A great city in every sense of the word Tokyo is one of the biggest in the world.  It’s packed with things to do, things …

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Where we stayed in Tokyo

Where to stay near Tokyo Disneyland

Like you, we wanted to know where to stay near Tokyo Disneyland and DisneySea.  And we did a fair bit of research on where to …

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When we went to Tokyo

When to go to Tokyo

While Tokyo is a year-round destination, our research told us that there are a couple of ideal times to visit.  The general consensus seemed to …

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Getting around Tokyo

Where we could, we explored Tokyo mostly by foot and we think this is the best way to see most cities.  Especially where they are …

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Senso Ji Temple Tokyo

What to do in Tokyo

Tokyo is one of the biggest cities in the world.  There are so many things to see and do in Tokyo that you’d probably not …

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Food - Is it expensive in Tokyo?

Food, Drink & Money in Tokyo

Money The currency of Japan is the Yen.  At the time of our travel the exchange rate was 144 Yen to 1GBP.  We got ours …

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