48 hours in Sedona

As part of our baby moon to Arizona last week, we spent 2 nights in Sedona, an easy 2 hour drive north of Phoenix. It was absolutely magical and if we’d had more time, money (accommodation is EXPENSIVE) and I wasn’t pregnant (it sadly rules out a lot of the fun outdoors activities) I would have loved to stay longer, but there’s a lot you can pack into 48 hours if that’s all you have!

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What to eat, drink and do on a short break in Boston

I recently spent a week in Boston to attend a marketing conference - a city I’d never been to but always wanted to visit and one that was full of surprises. Rich is history, architecture, unique eateries, and ridiculously easy to navigate, Boston won me over in a matter of minutes.

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Lovely Lake Orta

Lake Como is beautiful - but it's hardly off the beaten track. Less than an hour's drive from Milan and made famous by celebrities like Clooney who have decided to purchase summer residences in the stunning region. But just next door lie the lesser known Lake Maggiore, and it's baby sister Lake Orta.

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Villa Carlotta & Lunch in Lenno

We left Bellagio on the car ferry, crossing the lake on the ten minute sail to Cadenabbia - the ferries are efficient and although the process of ticket buying and boarding is it's own style of Italian chaos, they run exactly to time, all the time - so if you miss one, chances are you won't be waiting around long.

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2 nights in Bella Bellagio

Hailing from London, it's natural that family occasions, weddings and just general catch ups drag us back to Europe every year, but we love travelling and exploring so every year we try to "add on" something new and a bit different to our trips "home".  This year, we decided to tag a few days in Lake Como onto a wedding trip to France. France? Lake Como? They don't go together I hear you say! Well actually, they do!

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