• North America,  Travel Journal

    The Big Apple

    New York has been really high on my bucket list for a very long time so when British Airways had a sale I couldn’t help but take a look at their holiday packages for the Big Apple for June 2014. Our five year anniversary was coming up and I thought that could be the perfect excuse for a holiday so when I found a good deal we booked straight away! Given this was our first trip to New York we wanted to pack in as much as possible so I wrote an itinerary for us to follow, which if I’m honest was based mostly around the places we wanted to…

  • North America,  Travel Journal

    Staying in a Luxury Miami Hotel

    Miami and Jamaica was the very first of the luxury holidays we’d been on. We booked the trip through Destinology following a recommendation from my cousin and it really changed the way we do holidays. I haven’t quite worked out whether it’s for the best or worst (considering the impact on the old savings pot), although we have thoroughly enjoyed each of the more luxurious breaks we’ve had. This trip in July 2015 had 4 nights staying in a luxury Miami hotel and 8 in a fantastic resort in Jamaica. So we had the best of a city break and a more relaxed beach break all in one trip. We…