Review: The Glass Lodge, Luxury Lodges – Cornwall

Luxury Lodges

Over the Christmas holiday, we enjoyed a 3-night break at The Glass Lodge which is part of the Luxury Lodges Iconic Collection on the Clowance Estate in Cornwall.  The luxurious glass A-frame family lodge immediately stood out for me on the website and we couldn’t have been happier with our choice. The Glass Lodge Bedrooms … Read more

Still looking for last minute cottages?

Last minute cottages

If you’re anything like me then you’ll still be looking to book holidays for this Summer even though we are nearly half way through the Summer break already. Every year I have the best intentions about booking holidays but then I get busy doing things and it goes out of my mind until the holidays … Read more

A family day at Cornish Birds of Prey Centre

Birds of Prey

I’ve been so busy getting everything ready for Christmas (I’m determined to be done by 1st December this year) that I forgot to finish telling you all about our lovely family holiday to Cornwall. I was looking through our family photographs last night and it prompted me to tell you about our visit to the … Read more

When the Beans conquered Tintagel Castle


Tintagel Castle was one place we knew without doubt we would visit when coming to Cornwall. I have had a love of Castles since I was a child and Hubby loves history and legends, especially the Legends of King Arthur. Having looked online I will admit to being a little apprehensive about taking the Beans … Read more

Letting off steam at Lappa Valley

Lappa Valley

All Aboard . . . a day at Lappa Valley Steam Railway We arrived quite late in the evening on Saturday after a long drive to Cornwall and spent our evening sifting through leaflets for local attractions to make plans for the week ahead. One attraction which immediately stood out for our train-loving Beans was … Read more