As mentioned in my last post, the Battle Family are on their holidays, exploring parts of northern Portugal. So, next up in my Best and Worst Holidays series here on the blog I have the pleasure of welcoming Rachael from the Pingel Sisters blog. She is sharing with us a few lessons she learned as a result of one of her worst holidays.
September 1st is World Letter Writing Day and this year Viking Direct are celebrating with an International Pen Pals blogger challenge, aptly labelled #VikingInternationalPenPals. As bloggers, the world of digital communication is the mechanism by which we live and breathe. And so, too, for most of the general population. Emails have long overtaken the traditional letter writing and this is why Viking Direct have set us bloggers this challenge.
The Battle Family are currently on holiday in the northern half of Portugal, finally visiting places like Nazare, famous for its surfing waves. While I am away I have the pleasure of welcoming Mark from 101 Holidays to the blog to share his best and worst holidays to date. Over to Mark.
Having had a slow start to our family visit to Barcelona, it was time to up the ante and get some serious sightseeing done. The aquarium and zoo had been ticked off our to-do list, so now it was time to do some more traditional touristy things. Here is our family visit to Barcelona Part 2.
Those of you who follow me on Instagram and here on the blog will know we recent had a family visit to Barcelona. BattleDad was attending a concert in the city with friends, and when I discovered there are direct flights during the summer to the city from Faro, I decided that BattleKid and I would tag along. Here is our trip report for our family visit to Barcelona Part 1.