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When it comes to holiday’s I tend to avoid laying out in the sun, and hunt for culture in museums and historical sites, but for once I actually feel the need to chill out and do nothing! The chap and I are constantly on the go, so a nice week spent together in our own villa could be just what the doctor ordered!

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After hunting around at places to visit we felt Mallorca should top our list; I visited there as a child and only have happy memories of it so why not head back a good twenty years later! Mallorca also has a decent amount of Roman remains too, just in case we decide to take in some culture!

Mallorca has so many lush areas, that I have made a shortlist of my favourite villa in each of the areas to share with the chap!

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First up is Puerto de Alcúdia; some of the most amazing beaches of the Mediterranean and within walking distance of the town of Alcúdia, and I have chosen the stunning Villa Sampol for the incredibile swimming pool! It does sleep up to 8 people so I have a feeling this could turn into a cheeky group trip, but still be very relaxing!  This villa literally screams holiday at me and I have a feeling that leaving somewhere like this could be pretty tough!

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In Pollensa; originally a fishing village that still retains the charm of old traditions, filled with restaurants and bars, I’ve gone with Villa Almazara Varitx. Good lord, I want to live here a little too much! It’s a bit of a walk into the main town, but a stroll of an evening to get dinner and a cab back could be perfect! I’m a sucked for a stone built building, and sleeping up to 8 this won’t feel too big for just the two of us, ok, it’ll be huge for two of us, but I want to live like a Queen!  It’s only a short walk from the beach, and for the chap, an even shorter walk to the local golf course. There’s even a vegetable garden and housekeeping; perfection!

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In Formentor, Villa Gentil caught my eye, a beautiful seven bedroom villa that, of course, was made for a group trip with huge outdoor spaces, and a chef on request!  The Formentor area has been a home away from home for many celebrities over the years, and it remains hugely unspoilt, making it the inspiration for artists and poets from a variety of eras. There’s also a marina and lighthouse that’s well worth a visit if you dare to leave the stunning beaches, and the luxurious villa!

Chosing these properties from Book Mallorca makes sense as they hand pick all of their villas so I know I will be happy when I arrive, the only thing left after making the tough decision of which villa to pick will be to brush up on my Spanish skills; ‘dos vino tinto por favor!’ that’s all I need to know right?!

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Squibb Vicious is also known as Haydy.

She can often be found travelling the world to fly her drone and petting people’s dogs. Big fan of staycations, long walks and taking too many photos.
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2019 Travel & Exciting Plans

✈️ January
Bath
Enter Shikari
Bishops Castle
Wrexham
✈️ February
Telford
Bishops Castle cont.
Brecon Beacons
Brighton
✈️ March
Beaulieu
✈️ April
DisneyLand Paris
Paris
✈️  May
Wedding No.1- Norwich
Leeds
Cotswolds
Wedding No.2 – Essex
Slam Dunk
✈️  June
Mum’s Birthday Surprise
Ibiza
✈️ July
Cornbury Festival
2000 Trees
Wedding No.3 – Essex
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Wedding No.4 – Egham
Crazy Bear
Havering Show
Wilkestock Festival
✈️ September
✈️ October
Birmingham
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30th Birthday Suprise
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My 30th Birthday!!

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