Travel Diary: Weekend Trip To Le Touque, France

Before embarking on the adventure, like most people in England, I have never heard of Le Touque. So before the journey I did some research. The town of Le Touquet was given its full name by Hippolyte de Villemessant (1812–1879), founder and owner of the Paris newspaper Le Figaro. At the time it was an…

Travel Diary: A Weekend In London

I have been to London many times on business and when we lived in Reading on the odd family day out. For the first time we are going to spend the weekend before Christmas in the city of London bordering Whitechapel. As we like to keep cost minimal and not having to pay extourciate rail…