Holiday Diary – Our five centre Tour de France – ft. Canvas Holidays

August means holidays! We had an extended break this year as our drive to the South of France took a while but we had a fabulous time thanks to three very successful AirBnb stops ( we used AirBnb for the first time this year – contact me for more info) and Canvas Holidays who were instrumental in giving the kids a great holiday, they are already talking about next year!

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Visit Family in South Wales #101in1001

Life just flies by doesn’t it, with kids and their activities, shopping, working, busy on the house. We rarely have a free weekend. Scrap that – we never have a free weekend. There we were with a whole two days stretched ahead of us with…. nothing….in the calendar.

So we planned to do something I had wanted to do for a long time – go to South Wales to visit my relatives. I cannot remember the last time we went, it was sometime after my father died, but before I started my challenges, so probably about 4 or 5 years ago.

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Dublin – 2015

Followers of this blog will know that our family trip to Dublin was part of my husband’s 50th birthday celebrations. The children had never been to Ireland and I have only been once many moons ago so this was a perfect excuse to take Terry back to his Irish roots.

Not to mention I was able to knock another challenge off my 101in1001 list #83 Go to Wales / Scotland or Ireland !
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