Yesterday saw me sobbing down the phone uttering the phrase. But it’s Christmas… The season of goodwill, family, friends and love.  A chance to catch up with loved ones, both near and far.  And for us?  The start of a holiday of a lifetime. Way back when in January my… View Post

It’s a long standing joke with all of our friends that my husband is Mr Organised, particularly when it comes to holidays. We have all of our holidays planned out for 2018.  I mean with two small boys, although our attitude to travel has changed, our desire to has never… View Post

Staycations have never really appealed to me. I mean, why would I go and stay in a hotel in the city that I live in when I have a perfectly good house, a valid passport and a thirst to go and see the world?  Even if that city is Doha,… View Post

Holidays.  They mean many things to many people. From the long (long) school summer holidays to the exotic trips away.  Enchanting city breaks to wonderful staycations. And for us, this summer, an expat migration away from the heat of Doha to the lush green of the UK. Both of my… View Post

Travelling can be tiring at the best of times, let alone when you have two children in tow. This summer I will be travelling back to the UK, performing the mass summer exodus from Qatar as temperatures rise, with the boys in tow.  Boys that don’t always sleep.  Add travel… View Post