We were delighted to be asked by Au Pair World to write a blog on our experiences as an au pair couple this summer. As you will know, or maybe not if you are a newcomer to Hoopla, we spent our summer in Umbria, Italy with a host family living and working on their farm. [...]
If you’re looking for an alternative weekend city break in Europe, then Perpignan could be the perfect trip.
Languedoc is one of the biggest wine regions in the world. It runs along the Mediterranean coast from south of Toulouse to the suburbs of Montpellier.
Snapshots from Nîmes. From Les Arenes to the streets lined with stupendously awesome street art there is something for everyone in this Provençal city. We want to show everything, so not just our Instagrams but a wider image of what happens on our travels and in our lives. This is Nîmes and we hope you [...]
There are countless beautiful towns and cities in Europe and the South of France has some exquisite options for weekend breaks or for those planning something a bit more substantial. For us we had finished a five month ski season in the French Alps and this was the start of a journey that would take [...]
'What's this on my face?! Shining in my eyes!' 'Oh that's the sun', explains Henry knowingly. It's the end of the season and we've left the small ski resort of Sainte Foy, now we're sat with a selection of breakfast items from McDonald's waiting on a bus. Lost somewhere inside a hazy hangover my eyes [...]
From the Highlands to the Alps, travelling on a budget - the seasonaire diaries!