Road Trip Pit Stops

Often when we travel, if there are a few of us, we'll hire a car to get about. The flexibility it gives us is well worth the money and allows us to see things that are a little off the beaten track. It also means that if we see something interesting, we can just pull … Continue reading Road Trip Pit Stops

Sleeping in the Car: What Adventures Are Made Of

We never arrive at our camping destinations in the daytime. It's become a standing joke now, but sometimes it's not that funny! We were planning to stay at Sweetwater camping ground in California before a longer stay in Wawona, Yosemite. Looking at the sat nav, our drive was estimated at about 6 hours, however we … Continue reading Sleeping in the Car: What Adventures Are Made Of

The Colosseum, Rome

The Colosseum is easily one of the most recognisable landmarks in Italy. Outlined against blue skies, it looms over Piazza del Colossel, imposing and inviting in equal measures. Home to gladiatorial games, the Colosseum's history is steeped in blood. The amphitheater is a huge structure, capable of holding around 50,000 - 87,000 people and widely … Continue reading The Colosseum, Rome