On the outskirts of Leipzig, on an otherwise nondescript street that is now home to car dealerships and various other industrial units, stands a 19th century gasometer. You’d be forgiven for walking past in search of more interesting sights. Leipzig is, after all, a city with lots offer. But this gasometer, no longer needed to… Continue reading Travel Tuesday-Leipzig Panometer
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.
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.
If you read my last post (and if you haven’t, please do) you will know that we recently enjoyed a trip to Disneyland Paris. I learned a couple of things from this visit, and they are as follows. Number One: DLP is a million times more fun if you visit when the characters aren’t on… Continue reading Disneyland Paris Tips.
The little people and I have just returned from a half term trip to Disneyland Paris. Confession time: I am not generally a big Disney fan. I just don’t get it. I quite like some of the vintage Disney animations and imagery, but I certainly didn’t get Frozen fever, find Toy Story quite irritating …well,… Continue reading Disneyland Paris-Ratatouille and Us.
Living in Germany as an army wife has been- still is- quite the adventure. In fact, we liked living in Germany so much that, having left for a two-year posting to the UK, we came back for more. Being part of the British Forces Germany (BFG) community has been a real experience with enough fun… Continue reading Exhibition: The British in Westphalia
City breaks are a thing now. The idea of taking one big holiday is fading, replaced by a number of shorter breaks. Including, but not limited to, the fabulous thing that is the city break. City breaks are great – they can be tailored to any budget, are flexible, can be an affordable means… Continue reading Planning a City Break