About Me

I am married with a daughter and a grandson. I live on the North East coast of England (between Whitby and Redcar) and love the fact that I can be on the beach in minutes or strolling through the North Yorkshire Moors,and taking in the beautiful views around me.I have…

Posted on Feb 16, 2018
Home of Motown and Elvis , love it!

Hi all, hope you enjoyed my last blog from New Orleans, Time to get Rock'n and a Roll'n now in the home to Blues and the birthplace of Rock and Roll, with a bit of Elvis thrown in... I decided to head inland a little to explore Memphis. As I…

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Posted on Feb 2, 2018
Voodoo and Vampires New Orleans

Hello everyone , well I am heading for the Heart of Jazz and Voodoo for this blog. New Orleans here we come.... The Cruises that go out of Texas are easily added to any visits to this area. I was lucky enough to put together a bespoke package for some…

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Posted on Jan 19, 2018
Its all about Disney , not always for the children!

I have a lot of friends and Family that go to Orlando on a regular basis. We even thought about it for this year ourselves. But as you all know I am not a big flyer. How ever I want to share some of my family and friends adventures with…

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Posted on Jan 5, 2018
Jo’ Journal , this year follow me round America !!!

Happy New year to all ! Wow 2018 all ready time fly's when your having fun. I love doing these blogs for you to read and this year I need your help !!!! This year I thought I would be a bit different and learn along the way, Not sure…

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Posted on Dec 22, 2017
Butins and Happy Christmas, 2018 here we come !

Wow what a shocker Butlins was. I was really expecting tiny rooms and old fashioned. I was really surprised to find that the accommodation was really spacious and new. I would really take my family there for a break. The distance to the nearest one for me is about 4…

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Posted on Dec 8, 2017
Getting ready for conference Butlins here we come !!!1

Hi everyone , Just a quick message to let you all know its that time of year again and cruise.co.uk are heading for the annual conference. I am also celebrating my 2 year anniversary with Cruise.co.uk This year we are off to Butlins for a 60's weekend.  I love this…

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Posted on Nov 24, 2017
Venice Stunning here is some tips ….

Hi everyone, I have just recently visited Venice on Oceana and wanted to share some tips and hints to make the most of your time there. Due to fog we were overnight there so had a lot more time to explore. There is a lot of walking involved to see…

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Posted on Nov 10, 2017
Oceana Headed for refit , but I loved her…..

Hi Everyone As you may have heard P and O are sending Oceana in for a bit of a refit. As I was just on board I thought I would let you know the inside info... She is a beautiful but bit tired ship and needs a few bits sprucing…

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Posted on Oct 27, 2017
Dubrovnik and Split , with a bit of Malta throne in. GoT eat your heart out !!!!

Well, as I said in my last blog, I came, I saw,  I conquered the Iron throne (ha ha) I have lots of pictures to share with you but I wanted to start by saying what wonderful places they were. It is always a pleasure to go back to Malta…

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Posted on Oct 13, 2017
Game of thrones here I am !!!!

Well , Game of Thrones fans , I for one am not waiting until 2019 to revisit the wonder series that is ''Game of Thrones''. When you read this I will hopefully be on my way back into Malta , were some of the first scenes for the epic series…

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