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Forest Walk - Rainy Holiday in Scotland

5 Things to do on a Rainy Holiday in Scotland | Travel

I’ve just returned from a wonderful week in Scotland, where typically, what we had planned was scuppered by the weather. The long range forecast was most definitely not in our favour upon leaving for the north and it rained most of the week. So…

January 8, 2018

A Few Days in Northumberland | Travel

Last week Dr W and I headed north for a few days away. After a fleeting visit to the Northumberland countryside when we spent a weekend in Newcastle, we decided we wanted a longer visit this time. We stayed in a wonderful little cottage…

June 7, 2017
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Italian Food Hamper Giveaway with Inntravel!

I’ve not been abroad in a while, so when I was approached by Inntravel about their slow holidays in Italy it was kind of lucky. They weren’t to know we’re planning on holidaying there with friends this summer! We’re planning on hiking and visiting vineyards…

January 31, 2017
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A Week in Dorset | Travels

If you follow me on social media I am sorry, so so sorry for all the photos. For those of you who don’t, I’ve been on holiday and my photo spam has been pretty bad. I’ve been to Dorset for a few days and…

September 27, 2016
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A Staycation and Cream Tea with Parkdean

A staycation is defined as a holiday in one’s own country and this year this is what Mr W and I did, oh and the year before that and the year before too… We spend most of our time traveling to different countryside spots…

August 13, 2015
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#20 My Holiday Round Up | #Blogmas

Hi everyone! I’m just on my way back home from a wonderful week away in Aviemore, Scotland. We walked up snowy mountains, trekked through pretty forests and enjoyed the company of good friends 🙂 Last night we had haggis to celebrate the end of…

December 20, 2014
Christmas Travel

#12 My Holiday | #Blogmas

TOMORROW. TOMORROW! I am off to Aviemore for a week away involving mountains, gin, good friends, a hot tub, a sauna, a tour of the Cairngorm Brewery and maybe some skiing… Please all keep your fingers and toes crossed for an easy journey- there’s…

December 12, 2014

#208 Travel Destinations | Favourite Five

So this week sees the return of my Favourite Five. I thought I’d share my favourite five Travel Destinations. Scotland I fell in love with Scotland a few years ago when I joined my Universities Hiking Club. We go every winter to enjoy snow capped peaks…

October 30, 2014