Polignano a Mare

This place was stunning and definitely one of the highlights of our trip so far. As the name suggests it’s a little town by the sea and is on the boot of Italy on the Puglia Coast. The whole town was situated on a huge rock and with its cobbled footpaths and white...

Roma

What a crazy, unique, awesome and chaotic place to visit! For those of you that haven’t been to Rome, you have to go at least once as it’s such a gorgeous and unique place to visit. Everywhere you look there are people and something amazing to look at. Chris and I...

A Quaint City with a Leaning Tower

We decided to stop in Pisa for a night on the way to Rome. The train from Genoa went through Pisa anyway and Chris and I had never been; so why not. I was so surprised by Pisa. I expected a city full of hustlers and the streets to be dirty.  It was clean, not a lot of...

Accomodation Blunder

Instead of Greece we decided to make our way over to Italy. We got the train from Nice to Genoa so easily. The kids couldn’t believe there was no border control. As I normally do I have used booking.com for our accommodation booking. I like the site as you can choose...

Finding our Feet

We have been away for exactly 2 weeks today. We have seen Paris, caught up with friends, skied Val Thorens for a week and are now in the French Riviera. We have caught planes, buses and trains and the kids are holding up well. The first week was hard. Weirdly we...