Category Archives: My Travels

A Family Holiday at Carrick Dhu, Portrush

Portstewart Fountains

This summer we had a family holiday at Carrick Dhu, just a mile from the seaside town of Portrush. This consisted of me packing up my car to bursting, and my boys and I spending a week in a tent. If you want to know more about the facilities available at Carrick Dhu Caravan Park, check out my review. If you want to know what we got up to on our visit, then read on!

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Carrick Dhu Camp Site Review, Portrush, Northern Ireland

Carrick Dhu Camp Site Review

This Carrick Dhu camp site review, is my first experience of camping in around 20 years. I was hesistant and unsure what to expect from the facilities, as the information available online was somewhat limited. I hope this review will help to show you what you can expect from a camping trip at Carrick Dhu.

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Thomas Land at Drayton Manor: My Days Away

Thomas Land at Drayton Manor

This summer is absolutely jam packed with plans for adventures and family trips, and already we have ticked off a box that has been on the list for quite a few years now. We have been on a trip to Thomas Land at Drayton Manor. And I have to tell you right now – the kids, and the grown ups, loved it!

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A Trip to Monaco Part 2

Monaco Yacht

Hello and welcome to the second part of my trip to Monaco. If you missed the first part you can catch up with it by clicking here. ┬áReady to continue? Let’s go!

During this time we stayed in the Novotel Monte Carlo. This hotel is set on a height and offers some gorgeous views of the harbour, and some of the best prices for accommodation in the area.

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A Trip to Monte Carlo, Monaco : Part 1

Trip to Monte Carlo, Monaco

I decided to treat Mr C to a surprise trip to Monte Carlo, Monaco to celebrate his birthday. I do love to travel and explore new places, and so does Mr C, even if we don’t get many opportunities to do so. When I found out that Easyjet fly from Belfast International, to Nice, and Monte Carlo is only a 40 minute bus journey from there, I was determined to save up enough pennies to treat us. A trip to Monte Carlo, Monaco the smallest, yet most luxurious country in the world, was absolutely going to be a break from our normal lifestyle!

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