Top 10 Tips on How to Plan a Mini Break on a Budget: Edinburgh Edition

I have just returned from the most fabulous three day break in Edinburgh, Scotland’s magnificent capital city. This was a mini break with two of my friends, with all of us travelling on a student budget. We managed to compromise very well on costs without compromising at all on the quality of our city break.Continue reading “Top 10 Tips on How to Plan a Mini Break on a Budget: Edinburgh Edition”

The Essential Guide For Your First Trip to York, The Perfect UK City Break

Exploring York for the first time was a great experience, a city full of history and beauty. We packed so much in to a short space of time so if you are looking for a UK city break with lots to offer, then York would be a brilliant choice! It was great to be inContinue reading “The Essential Guide For Your First Trip to York, The Perfect UK City Break”

Spending a Day in London as a Tourist: Hyde Park, The Tate Britain, and Covent Garden

“Oh, I love London Society! It is entirely composed now of beautiful idiots and brilliant lunatics. Just what Society should be” –Oscar Wilde I was lucky enough to spend a gorgeous and sunny day exploring London on our last bank holiday. So if you are looking for some inspiration of things to do and seeContinue reading “Spending a Day in London as a Tourist: Hyde Park, The Tate Britain, and Covent Garden”

Discovering the Wilds of the Scottish Highlands, The Tourist’s Guide to the Applecross Peninsula

Welcome to part two of my Applecross travel series! Here is part one if you missed it! My first post shows you the journey to Applecross up the Bealach Na Ba, the beautiful cottage we stayed in, and some of the incredible views we enjoyed. In this second instalment, I share with you the gorgeousContinue reading “Discovering the Wilds of the Scottish Highlands, The Tourist’s Guide to the Applecross Peninsula”

Discovering the Wilds of the Scottish Highlands, Exploring the Applecross Peninsula

Welcome to the first post in my Exploring Applecross series! The Applecross peninsula is in North West Scotland, only accessible by two roads, and inhabited by only a couple of hundred people. Despite this, it’s one of the most unique and rugged landscapes I have travelled to, with a fascinating and deep routed history whichContinue reading “Discovering the Wilds of the Scottish Highlands, Exploring the Applecross Peninsula”

A Winter’s Week in St Andrews: The Scottish Town That Will Capture Your Heart

Happy Sunday everyone, today’s travel post is all about the incredible town of St Andrews, a perfect destination no matter the weather. My family and I spent a beautiful week staying here, a place we have all loved and have grown up adoring. If you appreciate beaches, harbours, and gorgeous sunsets, all set in aContinue reading “A Winter’s Week in St Andrews: The Scottish Town That Will Capture Your Heart”

The Cotswold Lavender Farm

“It always seems to me as if the lavender was a little woman in a green dress, with a lavender bonnet and a white kerchief. She’s one of those strong, sweet, wholesome people, who always rest you, and her sweetness lingers long after she goes away”- Myrtle Reed Despite the days now being crisp, cold andContinue reading “The Cotswold Lavender Farm”

An Audience With Simon Reeve- Any Travel Fanatic’s Perfect Evening

“If it’s difficult for you, take things step by step” If you’ve never watched any of Simon Reeve’s travel programmes, you are majorly missing out. Simon is currently doing a tour around the UK, giving talks about the incredible places he’s visited, people he’s met, and how his career became what it is today. WeContinue reading “An Audience With Simon Reeve- Any Travel Fanatic’s Perfect Evening”

My First Visit to Cornwall, Watergate Bay and Swimming in the Atlantic Ocean

Happy Sunday everyone, recently I was lucky enough to head down South to Cornwall for the first time, an area of the country and the British coastline that I’ve always wanted to explore. I went with fifteen of my friends who I went to school with, before we all headed back to university. We droveContinue reading “My First Visit to Cornwall, Watergate Bay and Swimming in the Atlantic Ocean”

The Best Desserts and an Autumnal Escape: The Eis Cafe

October is in full swing folks! The leaves are already turning to warmer tones, and everyone just wants to be cosy with a hot beverage and a cosy blanket. Also, is it just me who has more cravings for indulging in some more seasonal treats? This cafe was a real gem of a find, havingContinue reading “The Best Desserts and an Autumnal Escape: The Eis Cafe”

Exploring the Jurassic Coast

“The ocean stirs the heart, inspires the imagination and brings eternal joy to the soul” – Wyland Travelling to new countries is one of the most exciting and fulfilling experiences you can have, however, exploring the country you are already in, is also an experience to make the most of. The Jurassic Coast is somewhere IContinue reading “Exploring the Jurassic Coast”

Rousham, The Secret Garden of Oxfordshire

Rambling roses encasing woven branch archways that cover elegant pools of water, your reflection so vividly clear, the water is as tranquil as the peaceful aura that makes the garden so special… Rousham is 12 miles North of the city of Oxford, I am incredibly lucky to live so near to this exquisite place, itContinue reading “Rousham, The Secret Garden of Oxfordshire”