Scotland, raw, incredibly beautiful and timeless

Well, these unprecedented times put paid to our planned USA roadtrip, but coming to Scotland, although different in these circumstances has at least been possible, maybe poshmumsjourneys can start a little sooner – without the usual travel lag or indeed getting over cheap in-flight wine alongside the dehydration. Follow our Scottish alternative road roam……….. Have … More Scotland, raw, incredibly beautiful and timeless

Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Arkansas in 14 days

Days 1 – 3 Austin, Texas “Everything’s bigger in Texas………………… the music, the warmth, the action, the buildings, the steaks – just a fraction, the jazz, beats and good time blues, the drives, the dives, those off-beat views, the Galveston sand, that quirky Strand, historic Jefferson, – the odd bayou gator, gorgeous Georgetown, and its … More Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Arkansas in 14 days


Overview: Getting to Cornwall from North East UK is what we northerners might somewhat unposhly deem a ‘canny shank’, involving around 480 miles. I unreservedly suggest that if you decide to drive such a distance, you break your journey at least once with an overnight stop in both directions. Rail or air travel are also … More Cornwall

Romania – Bucharest

Overview: Bucharest is an interesting  and very ancient city.  It’s mid to late 20th Century history however centres on its then prevailing communist regime, which was overthrown during the 1989 revolution and the death of  Nicolae Ceaușescu, who was responsible for commissioning the building of the (almost grotesquely opulent) Parliament Palace.  This and many other attractions … More Romania – Bucharest

New York

Overview: We kind of thought about visiting New York for some time, despite having spent many holidays in USA over the years we never quite got around to it.  The final catalyst arose out of an invitation to a special couple’s wedding – can you just imagine what a perfect day it was, beautiful sunshine at … More New York