Archive for the ‘Getaways’ Category

Looking for a peaceful weekend getaway? Drive out to experience nature in Wales. Visit the shore and Pembrokeshire Coast National Park. Have a cupcake at Casa Maria – Magnolia has met it’s match! Dine at Wolfscastle. Stay at Crundale House, a picture-perfect bed and breakfast in Wales. Veronica and her husband go out of their way […]


Fuerteventura is the oldest of the Canary Islands, formed by a volcanic eruption 20million years ago, and it still remains a fairly barren, deserted island today, at least in the Corralejo area. Depending on what you’re looking for, this could be the perfect long-weekend getaway with nothing but beautiful beaches, a great hotel and great […]


Looking for a romantic, relaxing weekend getaway in Europe? Check out Ashford Castle in Cong, Ireland, part of The Leading Hotels of the World group. Their website depicts great views of the idyllic countryside surroundings which are even more breathtaking in person. Service is excellent – TJ especially goes above and beyond. You can choose to […]


Berlin is the cool, cultural epicentre of Germany, filled with art, music, architecture, and a great deal of history. It’s been quite a few years since the wall fell, and apparently a lot had changed between then and now so it’s definitely worth a visit if you haven’t been since – or at all for […]


If you’re looking for a truly unique San Francisco experience, try a few of these options – FLY LIKE A BIRD The perfect place to take your first pilot lesson and great motivation to get your pilot’s license, try Diamond Aviation at San Carlos airport. An exhilarating experience for those who don’t get queasy high […]


While people often think of Ibiza as a place to go totally wild, you can make of Ibiza what you want to make of it – just like everything else in life, really. A little sea, sun and sand can go a long way in boosting your happiness, and you can actually come away from […]


Fly into Marseilles if you’re coming from London or further abroad. The drive from the airport to the Luberon area of Provence is under two hours, depending on where exactly you’re looking to go. The TGV from Paris to Avignon can also get you here. Places to stay: If you’re looking for the ultimate luxury, stay […]