Using a babysitting service while staying at a hotel – 13 month old baby

Enjoying Princess Street Gardens the next day.

Finding a babysitter can be tricky. We live abroad which means that we don’t have family to lean on, but we do have brilliant friends who have been very generous in offering to watch Daniel. This is our ideal solution, we trust our friends and often the location is convenient. But this isn’t a viable … [Read more…]

Spanish interior – L’Esmoradora Finca and Guadalest, off the beaten path


For Easter we went to the gorgeous L’Esmoradora Finca located an hour and a half inland from Alicante airport in a small village named Parcent. It was a brilliantly relaxing vacation. The weather was lovely, between 20 and 30 degrees centigrade for the entire weekend. And we spent our days there soaking up the local … [Read more…]