The Malgrats Islands ("Es Malgrats") off the coast of Mallorca, Spain

The big Mallorca boat tour

While in Santa Ponça last month, my family and I wanted to hop on a catamaran for a cruise. There are lots of options for a nice boat…

Tips for a long weekend in Mallorca

A long weekend in Mallorca

The Balearic Island of Mallorca (AKA Majorca) is a popular holiday destination most often associated with week-long package deals—which is exactly what put me off—but it’s just a…

Cadiz, Spain

One day in Cadiz, Spain

We’re off on holiday again soon so I thought I’d better share the last of my Spanish photo diaries! These shots are from Cadiz, a little port city not too far…

How to visit Seville, Spain

A long weekend in Seville, Spain

Last month, we went on a surprise trip to Seville for my guy’s birthday (I have to say, I’m proud of myself for keeping that one quiet). It was supposed…