When I book a holiday, I tend to go overboard and research the destination so that I have a full arsenal of ideas and suggestions about what to see and do. But when we made arrangements to stay at Delphina Hotels and Resorts in the north Sardinian coast of Gallura, the furthest I got to any details was just to peruse their website and to check the weather forecast. (more…)
In years gone by, luxury and family were words rarely associated with one another. Over time, however, this has changed. No longer are parents just content with a basic holiday package and run-of-the-mill accommodation. Hard working families want a little luxury to their sought after time away together, which means that every member of the family, young and old, need to be catered for.
A whole host of celebrities from the world of show business such as ex-model Jodie Kidd, SSGB actor Jason Flemyng and singer Sophie Ellis Bextor were invited to celebrate the launch of the Guffalo River Ride at Chessington World of Adventures Resort. And so was Monkey and I…
The excitement was palpable as we were driving up to the entrance of Drayton Manor. “It’s THOMAS!’ screeched Monkey at the top of his voice when he saw the huge sign at the entrance.
When you have young children the last thing you do on holiday is actually relax… Sure you’re in a nice location, you have great views, good food and hot weather to enjoy but more often than not, you come back from a trip more exhausted than when you first went away. And, unless you want to stick your offspring into a Kids Club all day – or get a holiday nanny (wishful thinking), then who entertains them? You do, of course! (more…)