Fancy something crazily luxurious? How about nipping across The Channel for lunch just because you can?   One of the biggest draws for living in London is the ability to leave it easily. What I mean is there is access from London to pretty well everywhere in the UK and Western Europe within a few(ish) hours. With the Eurostar mitigating the need to travel first to the airport (usually and arduous journey itself) and then through Airport check-in lines, going to… View Post

South of France – Nimes and Avignon #travelthursdays

South of France – Nimes and Avignon #travelthursdays

As it was recently our 5 year wedding anniversary and the London winters nights are beginning to draw in, it seems only fitting that I tease you all with our honeymoon holiday, in the sunny South of France.   After the wedding we were so busy catching up with antipodean friends and family up in the Lakes, that we didn’t take it immediately after the wedding, but allowed ourselves to extend the festivities to later… View Post

48 hours in Paris – A London Kiwi’s Guide

48 hours in Paris – A London Kiwi’s Guide

Even the term itchy feet when translated into French is elegant. It can translate as bougeotte ‘wanderlust’ or vouloir changer d’horizons, which translates to literally ‘changing your horizon/view’.   You won’t need me to tell you that Paris is an amazing city, and really needs as much time you can give to her. Over the years I think I’ve spent nearly a month there, but if you’re really stuck for time, it’s possible to do all of the fun… View Post