Lush rainforest, powder sand and turquoise sea? You could be talking about St. Lucia. This island nation in the eastern Caribbean has long been popular with tourists from Europe and the US. Peak season runs from December to April and hurricane season Sep/Oct is probably best avoided. My old schoolfriend Paroo took her twin boys with the rest of her family for an Easter Caribbean break.… Read more
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Today a rather exotic location for you all, the town of Dahab located on the Sinai Peninsula in Egypt. A great option for those who want to escape the shiny resorts of Sharm el Sheikh and enjoy the laidback vibe of this former Bedouin fishing village. Ortal, over to you!
Dahab.. I’ve been with a boyfriend, a best friend, family holiday, pregnant, with a 7 month old and…..… Read more
I love my friend Shruti for many reasons but one in particular is that she is ALWAYS ON HOLIDAY! Which means I get to pester her for lots of reviews for you all to indulge in. Recently Shruti jetted off with the family to the Dominican Republic in the Caribbean. If you’re thinking about adding the Dominican Republic to your holiday repertoire, have a read of Shruti’s review below for some tips:
My sister in law has deserted our annual Thailand Christmas holiday for a rival family holiday in Mexico! I can’t blame her, Mexico is a fantastic place to visit, especially the resorts along the Yucatan peninsula.
While you could, quite contentedly, relax on the tropical beaches for the most part of Cancun holidays, adding some extra snippets to your break will make the trip that little bit more worthwhile.… Read more
I get green with envy when Ortal disappears off on her exotic North African adventures. Here she reveals all about her trip to Tunisia with her family.
Every Easter for the last few years Dad has taken us diving in Dahab, Egypt. This year we voted on a new destination and ended up in Hammamet, Tunisia!… Read more