Review: Field House Holiday Apartment.

So, about this place… Field House is a self catering apartment set within a larger period property. The hosts live upstairs and so are on hand, but the apartment is completely self-contained with its own access and off street parking. This is a no smoking, no pets property. First Impressions? I was utterly charmed. The… Continue reading Review: Field House Holiday Apartment.


10 Things To Do With Kids in Germany.

Before we lived in Germany, it wouldn’t have been at the top of my kid friendly destination list. Or any other list, come to that.  I didn’t know much about Germany at all, and had bought into some of the (sometimes false, but sometimes hilariously accurate) stereotypes about German culture. Well, what do you know,… Continue reading 10 Things To Do With Kids in Germany.


Hotel Review: Graf Adolf Apartments, Dusseldorf.

So, about this hotel… The Graf Adolf offers 21 apartment style ‘rooms’ over six floors. The rooms are all non smoking. Pet friendly rooms available. First Impressions? The apartment building itself stands out for all the right reasons, the exterior is very smart and well branded, if a little confusing as you buzz reception to… Continue reading Hotel Review: Graf Adolf Apartments, Dusseldorf.


Hotel Review: Apartment Central, Leipzig.

So, about this hotel… Apartment Central opened in Spring 2016 and offers 115 rooms for 2-6 guests, over five floors. The Hotel is entirely non smoking and does not accept pets. First impressions. Warm and welcoming. Fast and friendly check in. The nicest reception/ communal area I have seen in a long time. Official Rating… Continue reading Hotel Review: Apartment Central, Leipzig.

Lifestyle · Travel

Seven Reasons to Visit Val’d Europe & La Vallée Village.

If you visit Disneyland Paris, as we did recently, it’s very easy to stay within the confines of the park and your hotel. But to do so is to miss a trick, as just a few minutes drive away  is Val d’ Europe. And its worth a look. Wondering why ? . Well… It’s Accessible.… Continue reading Seven Reasons to Visit Val’d Europe & La Vallée Village.