Valencia

What a place! A beautiful city on a stunning sandy beach. We loved the contrast between the traditional gothic architecture of the old town, with its amazing daily food market (open 9-3) and traditional alfresco tapas bars, against the modern contemporary architecture of the city of art, science museum and the beautiful park Turin. On arriving into Valencia we parked Zeb (the van) at the … Continue reading Valencia

Portsmouth to Santander 28 Hour Ferry with 2 kids!

A 3.30am start from Kent for an 8am departure from Portsmouth gave us time a plenty to show Theo the ‘big boats’ before boarding our own and start pancake day in the right way- with Blueberry pancakes in the van! I’ve done this crossing several times but I seemed to have blocked the memory the sheer terror the Bay of Biscay had caused- but once … Continue reading Portsmouth to Santander 28 Hour Ferry with 2 kids!