Penally Abbey – Impromptu Luxury

We recently spent a night at the gorgeous Penally Abbey Hotel Mrs 50Plus LOVES Instagram! She really does. She’ll deny it every inch of the way though, but even after deliberately removing the app from her phone I still occasionally…

Guernsey – Charm and Quality

Following a couple of quite surreal years, regular travellers Mr and Mrs 50 Plus dipped their toes back into the holiday mode with a mini break to the beautiful island of Guernsey. Sitting far closer to France than the UK,…

Pampering at The Celtic Manor Resort

Mr and Mrs 50 Plus decided they needed a treat.  After nearly a year working on their doer-upper house it was time to attend to those calluses and pamper their weary bodies.  The Celtic Manor Resort has always been a…

The Vale Resort & Spa – Wales

A few weeks back, we went to The Vale Resort for what I think I’ll call a micro-break.  A mini-break is at least two days by my reckoning, but we just went for an overnight stay.  We had planned on…