driving from UK to Italy – an Italian Job adventure!

When we first bought our blue Mini our first thoughts was of driving from UK to Italy and having an Italian Job Adventure!  We all love the film, quote the lines and thought why not? Italy had been on our radar for years, we’d planned to go in 2013 when we were...

Sundays, Smurfs and Sadness

We had wanted to spend a couple of days in Holland, but J’s eye problems meant that we spent an extra night in Germany and had to strip a day from our Holland idea.  We did manage to spend one night there, in Gouda,  which was really nice especially as I’d never been...