Silent Sunday 15.5.22
May15

Silent Sunday 15.5.22

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Silent Sunday 29.8.21
Aug29

Silent Sunday 29.8.21

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A  holiday to Center Parcs during Covid-19
Aug24

A holiday to Center Parcs during Covid-19

Last weekend, we went on a big family holiday to Center Parcs Longleat. There were 13 of us altogether – aged between 6 and 76. The holiday was postponed from this time last year. We could have gone last year, but there were restrictions. So we decided to postpone until 2021, when everything would be back to normal and there would be no restrictions. Spoiler alert: There were still restrictions. Up until a couple of weeks ago,...

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A flying visit to Edinburgh
Aug10

A flying visit to Edinburgh

A couple of weeks ago, we took a flying visit to Edinburgh – somewhere I’ve only previously visited for the day, back in 2002. In August last year, when the Covid cases were really low and none of us thought there could be a second wave of the virus, let alone a third, we booked a holiday for four (my eldest chooses not to go on holiday with us) to Vienna. We wanted a city break for the summer that wasn’t too hot. We...

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A holiday to Padstow during covid-19
Aug19

A holiday to Padstow during covid-19

We go to Padstow every single year and I wasn’t going to let a global pandemic stop us from going this year. I talked last time about the changes to self-catering accommodation during covid-19, but what about the changes to Padstow itself? (I’m sure the changes to Padstow will be just like the changes to any other UK holiday towns, in case you are wondering whether to go away.) Padstow is a very popular Cornish holiday...

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