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A Sunday in Paris

Un Dimanche a Paris…and what a Sunday it was! A whole long weekend in fact.

My mum and I, after a long and tough Winter, pledged to ‘live life to the full’ and booked in a long weekend away in Paris so we had something to look forward to throughout January and February. And the weekend came round sooner than we thought and the next thing I knew, I was sat on the Eurostar, croissant in hand, with mum on our way to the wonderful city. Continue reading

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A honeymoon in Italy – Part 3 – Tuscany

So the 3rd and final part of our honeymoon in Italy (after Venice and Lake Garda), was 8 days in Tuscany. And what a beautiful 8 days they were!

We were lucky enough to be able to stay at my new in-laws house, which they’d vacated for us and is in a quiet village called Soiana, has it’s own pool and beautiful terrace and balconies on each floor. Lucky us! Because it was in a family house, the fridges were stocked, the cellar was full of wine and it meant we could truly kick back and relax. We had the run of the place (thanks mummy and daddy in law).Continue reading