Author: Samantha Wragg

Pripyat

Why are we attracted to dark tourism?* 

Dark tourism isn’t something new, however, it has only recently been given the official name after years of being a unique interest for certain travellers. Dark tourism is the act of travelling to a...

The Grand Canal

The best historical landmarks in Venice*

Earlier this year I was lucky enough to visit somewhere I’ve always wanted to visit – Venice. The whole city is a UNESCO World Heritage site which means that nothing new can be built...

Gin and juice hip hop brunch

Hip Hop Brunch at Pump + Grind

My Instagram followers will know by now that there’s nothing I love more on a Saturday than going to a bottomless brunch with my friends and this weekend we tried out the Hip Hop...

World's highest high tea

The world’s highest high tea*

When I saw a tweet about the world’s highest high tea taking place on England’s highest peak my interest was piqued (pun very much intended). I’ve got into hiking a lot over the last...

Herd steak

The best restaurants in Derbyshire*

I’m a bit of a foodie and I absolutely love eating out (well, it saves on the washing up, right?) and luckily where I live, there are plenty of spots for a delicious meal....