City breaks are a must, especially when it’s so easy to hop on a plane for a couple of hours, and end up in a different country! We’re so lucky to be super close to other European cities, and with flights reasonably cheap, you can get away for a weekend for almost the same amount as it’d cost for a weekend in another UK city! Madrid had been on the travel list for a while, and when I found out Kim had never visited either, we decided we just had to plan a girls weekend. Flights booked through BA, at just over £60 each, all that was left was to decide on which region and where to stay. Trawling through Airbnb for the cutest apartment close…

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I’m sure many of you will have already been thinking about booking this year’s escapes, if you haven’t already put a deposit down on the next adventure. January, being the month of looking  to the year ahead, and the sales continuing on, is always a popular month for making travel plans. Last year, Alex and I went to Portugal (read my review here) and spent a week in all inclusive accommodation in the Algarve. But it’s not just the hotel and location which made our holiday – we had the most incredible morning swimming with dolphins. So I had to tell you all about it, so you have it in mind when planning your hols…because trust me, it’s a once in a lifetime experience. We didn’t…

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OK, so this post is a little late going up but I feel like there’s been so much going on that I pushed this to the side a bit. Maybe because I didn’t know where to start – my holiday was just amazing. So from the start. We booked our holiday to Portugal back in March, after the January sale but I felt at a time when holiday companies were still pushing lots of offers. But then these days, when aren’t they? We got a fab all inclusive deal through First Choice/Thomson, for a 7day all inclusive holiday for roughly £540 each. I thought this was pretty good considering we wouldn’t really have to spend anything on food and drink unless out. At times I…

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