Bits and Pieces!

Words of wisdom from someone who needs to follow her own advice!!!   Notify your Credit Card Company before you set off on your travels.   I’ve lost count of the number of times we’ve ended up with blocked cards – we’ll never learn.   It’s great to know that the companies are vigilant but it’s awkward […]

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Us as Travellers!

So what kind of travellers are we?   No matter how broke we were,  I could never do the sleep on the beach thing!   I’m a gal that needs a shower – and a hairdryer!  At the other end of the spectrum we’ve stayed in some fabulous 5 star accommodation – but more often than […]

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Welcome

Hi.  I’m Marie and you are very welcome to HopsSkipsandJumps.     If you are reading this you are probably like me – happiest when planning your next trip (or 2…  or 3….!) I’m a very unlikely victim of a travel bug.   Firstly,  the gene pool – my parents were of that generation that only […]

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