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. …

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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 France …

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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 gorgeous …

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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 which …

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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 a …

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What I Learnt From Volunteering Abroad- Guest Post by Astrid Halliday

Are you someone who aspires to travel or volunteer abroad in the new year of 2019? Today I have a guest post which will hopefully inspire you to do so! Today's post was written by Astrid Halliday, a budding online journalist. Astrid loves travelling and especially getting away overseas to help build and develop a …

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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 drove …

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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 and …

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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 the …

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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 …

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