Tagged: holiday

Time Away At Center Parcs

In a bid to get away from work and spend time together as a family, we booked a 4-night stay at Center Parcs, Elveden Forest in Suffolk. We’ve never been to Center Parcs or any of the other myriad of...

A Birthday In Barbados

As The Wife planned a surprise trip to Bali for my fortieth birthday, it felt only right that I return the favour for her big four-oh this year. Planning it was a bit tough because we would be taking Little...

Holiday Time

For reasons that I’m not going to go into here, we’ve had a pretty difficult, and at times stressful few months and so we’re going to be heading off on a much-deserved holiday tomorrow to Antigua. It’s all been a...

Holiday Time Is Officially Over

Holiday Time Is Officially Over

Well I’ve been off work for 25 days but that is well and truly over now as I will be back in the office tomorrow morning. One of the problems of going back to work after a holiday is the...

Back In Blighty

Back In Blighty

Well so much for having an early night for our last night in Mauritius! After dinner we sat in the bar for ‘just one before bed’ which turned into 4 or 5 and eventually we went to bed at about...

Things Are Looking Up

Things Are Looking Up

Woke up this morning to some sunshine as the cyclone looks to have passed us by and headed towards Reunion Island a few hundred miles away. We headed down to the beach but the day ended up being scattered with...

Bad Weather Continues

The rains hit hard early this morning as the cyclone got closer to the island. We were woken at 6am as the winds built up and it stayed this way for all of the morning, eventually easing off a bit...

Holiday Proper Has Started

Holiday Proper Has Started

Well that certainly makes our mind up about moving rooms. Last night, having gone to bed early to catch up on our sleep, we were kept awake for ages with the music from the nearby bar. Advertised as being R&B...