Tenby beach at dusk Last month we enjoyed a lovely little break away in West Wales, an area of the UK we love as it offers so much spectacular coastline and landscapes and a lot of opportunities to explore the outdoors and get away from it all and enjoy the fresh air. It was great to have...

While packing for our Los Banos mini-break at Makiling Onsen Hotel, I made a conscious effort to minimize the products I'd be bringing along and after much deliberation, these are the products that made the cut. I received this Propolis Facial Soap from HDI Network, and in case you're...

When it came to choosing a hotel for our Cebu mini-break, I suddenly got all nostalgic and picked the one I used to stay in for work, Cebu Midtown, but which is now known as Summit Center. Everything looks so much better now but the price is still as affordable and with breakfast buffet...

Browsing on Mr & Mrs Smith's website quickly had me convincing my own Mr Smith that we couldn't possibly travel back to the UK for summer without sampling some of their finest Italian hotels along the way. One upside of our aquatic-themed Italian mini break diversion? That I get to bring you...

Two weeks ago, after an impromptu talk with mother about how we needed a low stress mini break, she was off finding a last minute deal and came across this beautiful detached Croft Thatched cottage in West Wales and we jumped at the chance. My mother booked it through Under The Thatch who have...

Having lived in Paris for a few years, I encountered numerous people – expats and locals alike – who were so blasé about Paris' main sights and my biggest fear was that I too would end up with that mentality. Clearly, that was not the case as there I was, camera et al! Whilst Paris no...

This weekend I am off on a mini break to Glasgow for three nights – it was my present to the boyf for Christmas! Gvien that I am currently undertaking the 30 for 30 challenge, I have been thinking about a capsule wardrobe for my trip. This time the emphasis is on making as many outfits out of...

HTC have brought out a tinier version of the HTC One, the HTC Mini, so to celebrate the launch of the new smartphone the technology giant took everyone on a mini break to the seaside, well not quite, more like a cool roof top in East London decorated out with stripes, beach huts, and deck...

We had such a lovely short break and sometimes thats all you need to feel restored again and ready for what the next week holds and wishing all weekends could be like this. Thanks to F&F for inviting us on this mini break

They fibbed! Take full advantage of the loooong Chinese New Year weekend (9-13 February – that's 5 days people!) with a few nights at a luxe hotel and reap the benefits of a mini-break. Sleep-ins, room service, spa treatments, exploring an exotic destination... Boutique hotel experts Mr & Mrs...

 

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