The Beauty of the Ionian Sea- Exploring the Greek Island of Zakynthos

“Adventure is worthwhile.” – Aristotle Before heading back to university to start the final year of my degree, I enjoyed a fabulous week long trip to the Greek island of Zakynthos. We flew with TUI from Birmingham International to Zakynthos airport. This island was a brilliant combination of being incredibly scenic but also very cheap.Continue reading “The Beauty of the Ionian Sea- Exploring the Greek Island of Zakynthos”

The Top 5 Hidden Travel Gems in South West France

Why should southern France be next on your travel bucket list? If you are a lover of beautiful scenery, locally sourced wines and cheeses, endless sunflower fields, and small towns filled with cobbled streets, then southern France in the region of Aquitaine will be a dream destination for you. I have visited South West FranceContinue reading “The Top 5 Hidden Travel Gems in South West France”

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”

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”

The Best of Bergerac: The French Market Towns You Will Fall in Love With

Welcome back to my Best of Bergerac series, the final instalment is here gang! So far we’ve covered the fabulous food, and some of the more rural scenery, today I am sharing with you the two market towns which made our trip; Duras and Eymet. So if you love a bit of travel photography andContinue reading “The Best of Bergerac: The French Market Towns You Will Fall in Love With”

The Best of Bergerac, Part Two: Sunsets, Sunflowers and the BEST villa

“The French air cleans up the brain and does good – a world of good.” – Vincent Van Gogh Welcome to the second instalment of ‘The Best of Bergerac’ series! Please visit my previous post if you would like to see some of the incredible French food and restaurants we visited on this trip (including theContinue reading “The Best of Bergerac, Part Two: Sunsets, Sunflowers and the BEST villa”

The Best of Bergerac: The Ultimate French Holiday Food Guide

Bonjour from the UK! I’ve now landed back in rainy England after the most incredible holiday in the Aquitaine region of Southern France. After sitting down and looking at all my holiday snaps and places I’ve been exploring, I’ve realised that we packed so much into our 10 day trip that one post may notContinue reading “The Best of Bergerac: The Ultimate French Holiday Food Guide”

A Sunny Day in Edinburgh: What to do as a Tourist

“This is a city of shifting light, of changing skies, of sudden vistas. A city so beautiful it breaks the heart again and again.” – Alexander McCall Smith One of the most vibrant and fascinating cities I have visited. I am lucky enough to have several members of my family living in the bustling city ofContinue reading “A Sunny Day in Edinburgh: What to do as a Tourist”