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A perfect weekend in Ile de Ré

We are just back from the sunny, windy and ridiculously pretty Île de Ré.  This is a gorgeous spot on France’s Atlantic coast with long sandy beaches, sparkling seas, picturesque villages and blue shuttered houses framed with colourful, feathery holyhocks.

Here’s what we got up to on the weekend…..

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Just back from Mallorca

Now Mallorca surprised us.  If you look hard, you’ll still find some jugs of sangría some and English pubs but to be honest, we suggest that you don’t.  Instead revel in the wholesome, rejuvenating vibe where Continue reading

Just back from… Ibiza

A few days on the island of Ibiza have convinced us that this is truly a laid-back, free-spirited  hotspot, and that there is much more to it than party, party, party. Continue reading