Category: UK

Shoreditch

Shoreditch pub crawling*

Mundane parties and boring staff with repetitive chat are no one’s cup of tea. And, when you prefer coffee, you are sure to find an alternative. Shoreditch on the eastern edge of London provides...

Camping

Planning our Cornwall camping holiday*

As I’ve absolutely massacred my annual leave allowance this year with Australia coming up in February (don’t know if I’ve mentioned this yet?!), I’ve only got about three days left PLUS we’re trying to...

Bodega food

Bodega Derby review*

You might remember that a few weeks ago we were lucky enough to be invited to the opening of Bodega in Derby. We enjoyed it so much that we couldn’t wait to go back...

Travelodge Derby

How to spend a weekend in Derby

If you know me then you might be a bit confused right about now. Yes, I did just spend the last weekend in Derby which is only 20 miles away from where I live....

Wax

Wax, Watergate Bay review

So it was kind of an accident that we ended up eating at Wax in Watergate Bay during our Cornwall trip. I had a bit of an epic fail; booked Jamie Oliver’s Fifteen in...

The Cornish Arms

The Cornish Arms, St Merryn review

The Cornish Arms is situated in St Merryn, about 10 minutes’ walk from where we stayed on our Cornwall trip and is owned by Rick Stein. Rick Stein has lots of restaurants and food...

Beaches in Cornwall

Cornwall Travel Diary day 3

Harlyn Bay and Treyarnon Bay Day 3 and our last day in Cornwall started off with a quick breakfast of beans and toast before we drove over to Harlyn Bay for a morning walk...

The view from Rock

Cornwall Travel Diary day 2

Our second day in Cornwall was a little cloudy and so, after a delicious full English at the house, we decided to get the bus into Padstow. The bus costs around £4.50 each for...