I'm going to upset people, I suspect, with this post. I have written previously about the difficulties we have had trying to book family-cruises with P&O. Yes, some of their ships are intended for adults only, but even booking children onto their family-friendly ships has been a significant challenge. However, recent announcements have made me even more convinced that … [Read more...] about Yet more evidence of P&O Cruises Quasi Family-Friendly Image
2020 has been a year to rediscover what the United Kingdom has to offer. While foreign vacations have been difficult or even impossible, U.K. tourism has gradually reopened throughout the summer. Camping at Yorkshire Wildlife Park's Roar & Snore was an unexpected highlight of our summer. An opportunity to wake up to the roar of the park's lions! British zoos have been … [Read more...] about Roar & Snore Camping Review at Yorkshire Wildlife Park
It has been challenging to maintain a Travel Blog during the last six months. Lockdown and the ban on foreign travel have meant the postponement of our planned annual adventures. Despite this, we have had a summer full of adventures, but I have struggled to find the motivation to write about them. However, that has now changed as I have discovered Dole Whips in the U.K. I … [Read more...] about Travel Blogging during Lockdown and Dole Whips in the U.K.
Did you know that Walt Disney World was named in 2019 as the Brits' Ultimate Family Bucket List Experience? However, that was before the resort closure and the recent announcement of the reopening plans. Judging reactions on forums Walt Disney World might be causing permanent damage to their UK market. We love Walt Disney World here at Modern Life is Good, and we can't … [Read more...] about Is Walt Disney World causing permanent damage to their UK market?
We seem to always be behind publishing our adventures on Modern Life is Good. One adventure I had hoped to release sooner was our return to St. Maarten following Hurricane Irma. On the 6 and 7 September 2017 St. Maarten was hit by Category 5 Hurricane Irma. The hurricane caused widespread devastation and resulted in the loss of 4 lives. It was reported that 70% of all … [Read more...] about Return to St. Maarten following Hurricane Irma