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Webloyalty report on holiday habits

I recently read a report from Webloyalty looking at holiday and leisure habits and it got me thinking about our own holiday habits for this year.  The report showed that 35% of the UK population won’t take a holiday at all this year….Can you imagine having a whole year without going away?  I know if […]

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Consider a home swap for your next holiday – GP

I’ve never done a home swap before, but do prefer to stay in villas or houses as opposed to all 4 of us staying in a one bedroom hotel room with lights out at 9pm!  Here’s a guest post from Penelope talking about the benefits of home swaps, it’s definitely something we will consider next […]

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Climb Your Mountain (CYM) – The Health and Wellbeing Charity

I’m often asked by people about the charity I go on trips with and help raise money for, here’s a  little bit about the charity Climb Your Mountain (CYM). Set up by Charlie Wardle in 2008, He founded CYM following a difficult and stressful period in his life which resulted in a period of depression. […]

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Interview – Bethaney from Flashpacker Family

Something a little different, here’s an interview with a lovely lady who’s kindly agreed to answer a few questions…I urge you to check out her blog Flashpacker Family and follow her and her family’s travelling adventures… Please introduce yourself and the reason behind Flashpacker Family. I’m Bethaney and my site is Flashpacker Family. I created […]

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Devaraja Market - Mysore

Teaching in India.

When I was in my last year of school, I decided that I wanted to try out teaching in India.  Luckily my school had ties with an Indian school called Sandur Residential School in Karnataka.  After a few phones calls between the headmasters, I was booked to go to India on the 5th November 1999 […]

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