I Married A Travel Agent.

The Adventures of a (once) Reluctant Traveller


The Big Beautiful Beach House, Porthpean

Last year marked a special milestone within our family, where both mum and dad turned 70! To celebrate, our parents wanted nothing more than a big old family holiday, with their three kids, spouses and grandchildren. The trouble is where on earth do you go that can accommodate 17 people? The idea of going abroad was batted about… and then quickly quoshed… Too complicated…all those flights! And not to mention, […]

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Illuminations, Disneyland Park

One of the loveliest times to stroll down Mainstreet in Disneyland Park, is at nightfall – Once the heat of the day has subsided and all the shops have that cosy evening glow. The illuminations start pretty late in August – at 11pm! And the crowds start gathering way before that. There is an awful lot of waiting around… But the good news is, (in my humble opinion), they are […]

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Disneyland Park, Paris

I think I’ve caught the ‘Disney Bug!’ I blame my sister, Kerry- it was all her idea, after all…Ever since she and her husband, Joel, visited Walt Disney World, Orlando, with their three kids a few years back, she’s been desparate to get the rest of our family there. And this year, after much planning and deliberation, it finally happened. We didn’t make it to Florida. Instead, we took a […]

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Eurocamp, Lake Garda

Happy Campers! This week, with two of our kids away camping , the other four of us thought we’d do the same! I must be honest here: there are a few differences to bear in mind… Samuel and Grace, obviously much braver than us, are sleeping under canvass, beneath the fresh, open skies of the Norfolk Showground in the UK. They are sleeping on lilos, zipped up like little caterpillars […]

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