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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 not… Continue reading The Best of Bergerac: The Ultimate French Holiday Food Guide

Health and Beauty, Lifestyle

Travel Essentials: What’s on my Summer Holiday Packing List

In just two days time I am flying out to Bergerac in the South of France for a ten day trip, so I have been starting to round up all the products that I am loving at the moment in preparation for the holiday pack. These are products that I have been summer lovin', are… Continue reading Travel Essentials: What’s on my Summer Holiday Packing List

UK Travel

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, it… Continue reading Rousham, The Secret Garden of Oxfordshire

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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 of… Continue reading A Sunny Day in Edinburgh: What to do as a Tourist

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The End of the Iceland Adventure: Basalt Column Beaches and The Blue Lagoon

Reynishverfi Basalt Columns and Beach These basalt columns set on the deep black sands were created when flows of lava cooled down and contracted to make these vertical structures, an incredible masterpiece of nature, almost looking like towering blocks of marble with the patterns that have been weathered into the rock. Our guide explained that ancient… Continue reading The End of the Iceland Adventure: Basalt Column Beaches and The Blue Lagoon

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The Iceland Adventure: Day Three, Sólheimajökull and Jökulsárlón Lagoon

Welcome to the third day of the Iceland Adventure! This day was filled with stunning glaciers, lagoons and icebergs... Sólheimajökull Glacier This day was spent on the South West coast of the island and began with a hike up Sólheimajökull, a rapidly melting glacier set on an out-wash plain. It is part of the Mýrdalsjökull… Continue reading The Iceland Adventure: Day Three, Sólheimajökull and Jökulsárlón Lagoon

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The Iceland Adventure: Day One, Travelling from Tarmac to the Tundra

Welcome to the start of the Iceland Adventure series, day one! Flying over Iceland for the first time was a truly serene experience, the clouds above us and the snow beneath us collided to create a crisp white landscape, unlike anything I have experienced. Even from this high altitude it was evident that Iceland was a… Continue reading The Iceland Adventure: Day One, Travelling from Tarmac to the Tundra