Macdonald Alveston Manor: A Review

Last weekend, we spent a rare, childfree night at the Macdonald Alveston Manor Hotel. Our first impressions were great - the building is just beautifully grand from the front, the reception staff were friendly and helpful and traditional interior was adorned with stained glass windows and wooden beams.  However, while on our way to our … Continue reading Macdonald Alveston Manor: A Review

Oh we do like to be beside the seaside…

So, if you've been following our renovation story over at That Little Home, you'll know that we recently stayed away for a few days while the kitchen ceiling was knocked down and pipework moved. It was all booked in pretty last minute but luckily I stumbled across Palmeira Court, a holiday rental property in Westcliff, Essex on … Continue reading Oh we do like to be beside the seaside…

AD | Top 3 Holiday Destinations for Families

So Christmas is done and dusted, we've toasted in the new year so it is time to start planning ahead! We are taking on a big house renovation this year so I definitely need a holiday or two to look forward to. Clickstay is currently my favourite website to browse stunning holiday homes across the globe and … Continue reading AD | Top 3 Holiday Destinations for Families