Travel

Time to beat the January blues by seeing a little bit of sunshine! In October 2019, we went to the beautiful island of Majorca for 5 days of relaxation and exploration. Coming from England, my image of Majorca has always been that of ‘party town’ Magaluf – holiday resorts and thousands of drunk Brits on …

Travel

If, like me, you have the attention span of a squirrel, the short version of this blog = Glühwein, Lebkuchen und Schnapps!  However, if you have a further interest in what Christmas is actually like in Germany (specifically, Bavaria) then read on!  Weihnachtsmarkt und Weihnachtsfeier Our first experience with German Christmas happened on 7th December, …

Travel

Some would say it is pointless visiting a German town/city on a Bank Holiday or a Sunday, but for us it is perfect.  Fewer shops open means fewer people and a much calmer experience walking around the city.  We catch the train up for a mere €36, and the train arrives within 2 minutes of …