Disney’s Newport Bay Club Hotel may well be my favourite hotel at Disneyland Paris – granted I have only stayed at three Disneyland Paris hotels so far but I absolutely loved my stay here. There are seven hotels on Disneyland Paris property as well as a handful of partner hotels within Val D’Europe. I stayed in Santa Fe back in 2012 as it was one of the cheaper ones. Davy Crockett is the furthest out and you have to drive…

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My heart is pounding and I am suddenly very aware of the strap around my ankle linking me to something that could potentially knock me unconscious and cause me to drown right here in the Pacific Ocean, something you definitely don’t want to happen on one of your first Huntington Beach surf lessons. Thankfully within a couple of seconds, I was back up above water, breathing in beloved oxygen and clinging desperately to the surfboard beside me. After the initial…

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Have you been dying to visit Walt’s original park in California? Maybe you already have a holiday planned to the US West Coast and you are trying to fit in a trip to the Disney Parks? Well here’s my one stop guide to visiting both Disneyland and California Adventure in one day. In all honesty, if you have never visited Disneyland before, you probably need more than a day, but a day’s magic is better than no magic at all,…

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The Victoria and Albert Museum in London currently have a wonderful Winnie the Pooh exhibition on exploring the world of everyone’s favourite honey-loving bear in a “multi-sensory and playful” way. When I was younger I remember having two Winnie the Pooh books on my bookshelf (one was mine and one was my brother’s) that I loved reading and as a massive Disney fan anyway, I decided to check out the Winnie the Pooh: Exploring the Classic exhibition for myself.  …

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You’d be forgiven for not having heard of Brixham. I hadn’t until earlier this year when I began researching seaside towns and villages on the South Coast. Brixham, along with Paignton, Babbacombe and Torquay, form what’s know as the English Riviera. I know right, who knew we had a Riviera in England?! Well we do, and Brixham, Devon is part of it. Earlier this year on our week long stay-cation in Devon, we took a day trip to the charming…

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