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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
Day Out at Hughenden Manor - Gardens

Day Out at Hughenden Manor High Wycombe | Travel

We finished off our week away with two nights in the Chilterns. With our Saturday day time free, we decided once again to put our National Trust memberships to use and headed to nearby Hughenden Manor. Dr W is well acquainted with the Chilterns…

September 27, 2017
Exploring Sheffield - Townhall

Exploring Sheffield City Centre | Travel

Last week I shared with you my amazing stay at the Mercure Sheffield St Paul’s. This week’s post is going to be all about what we got up to when we started exploring Sheffield. I semi cheated with this trip. I know Sheffield very…

September 15, 2017

Visiting Lindisfarne

Somewhere I have always wanted to visit is the Holy Island of Lindisfarne, but never had the chance as I’ve not really had the chance to get to it before! Seeing as we were up north anyway it seemed like a good idea to head…

February 3, 2016
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A Weekend in Newcastle with Travelodge

So before Christmas got a bit hectic Mr W and I managed to escape to Newcastle for a weekend away courtesy of Travelodge and their Bloggerlodge campaign! We were staying in the Gateshead Travelodge, which isn’t as central as the city centre one, but…

February 1, 2016
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Exploring Blenheim Palace

Last week Mr W and I ventured south for some adventures of the wedding but also exploring variety. We stayed in a sleepy village in the middle of nowhere, Oxfordshire. On one of the days where the weather looked good we decided to go…

August 17, 2015

My Travel Bucket List

Just before I got diagnosed with arthritis I’d planned a HUGE trip with a friend for the beginning of my gap year. We were going to travel to Thailand, America, Australia, basically EVERYWHERE for 6 months before coming back to work my ass off and save…

April 11, 2015
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A Weekend in Bath | Looking Around the City

After a day at Prior Park Gardens followed by some time at the Thermae Bath Spa Mr W and I spent our last evening in Bath at the Canary Gin Bar. The next day, we were a little fluffy headed, but not to waste any time before…

February 25, 2015