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


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

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

China – Pandas and Terracotta Warriors

Overview: To make the most of a 2 week visit to China it probably is best to use one of the tour operators, see the Daily Telegraph’s useful overview rather than going into detail here:  Our tour began in Beijing, covered Xian, Chendgu, Longsheng, Yangshuo, Guilin, Suzhou and ended in Shanghai.  See the UK government … More China – Pandas and Terracotta Warriors

New Mexico, USA

Albuquerque to Santa Fe in 14 days Awesome New Mexico – from Newcastle Upon Tyne and other UK Airports New Mexico’s contrasts are as big as your dreams. Gaze at rugged, raw and rocky landscapes, immerse yourself in forests, engage with it’s fascinating ‘wild-west’ history, and be dazzled by displays of gleaming peppers, garish flowers and wildly coloured … More New Mexico, USA