A Hole in my Shoe Blog

Christmas markets in Europe

We head to the Christmas markets where Europe is transformed by the longer nights, shorter days and it’s not just the aroma of gluhwein that warms the soul.

Our room with a view in Montmartre

Excited to return to Europe, we were even more excited that we had support from AccorHotels and returning to Paris where we had booked a room with a view.

How we spent 2015

Wow, hard to believe we are already into the second week of a brand new year. Did you achieve any major goals for visit some interesting places in 2015?

Stand by Paris

Yesterday we were shocked to learn the beautiful city we’ll revisit in 7 days experienced devastating terror attacks. But we will stand by Paris. Will you?

Harsh beauty of the Kimberley

Western Australia has so much to offer and often gets overlooked due to the distance. We show the harsh, rugged beauty and peaceful paradise of the Kimberley

Melbourne, a water playground

All eyes were on Melbourne this week as they hosted the Melbourne Cup. We tell about two waterside locations where we prefer to stay when we visit Melbourne

The Canvas Factory

Have you ever wanted to showcase your travel photos onto a photo canvas? Did The Canvas Factory meet our expectations on quality, price and delivery time?

European Christmas Discovery – Sponsorship

Since our trip to Europe in 2013 we have been wishing, dreaming and planning our return and hoped to establish a long and lasting sponsorship partner.

Holiday countdown

There are so many things to remember, countdown time is when to finalise, confirm and recheck details so you can relax and have a great time on your trip.

How to choose the all important Travel Insurance

A rule of thumb for when to organise and pay for your travel insurance is as soon as you have finalised your travel plans. Here are our tips to help you.