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Bourbon Trail

5 reasons to visit Kentucky*

Kentucky is not typically one of the first places that comes to mind when you set out to travel to or around the United States. It doesn’t have a particular destination that stands out...

Mynydd Mawr

A weekend in Snowdonia*

On a Friday night a couple of weeks ago, we loaded up the car and headed off to Snowdonia, in Wales, for the weekend. I was super excited for the trip, as I was...

geocaching-treasure

What is geocaching?*

Have you ever looked at an adventure movie and thought to yourself that that’s what you are missing, an adventure. The most popular journeys start with a treasure and a bunch of people that...

Sydney

East Coast Australia itinerary

2019 update: I wanted to update this post with all the things that we actually did in Australia, plus all the things that didn’t quite go to plan(!) and link you to all my...

Isle of Wight

My 2019 travel plans

As 2018 draws to an end and we prepare to ring in the new year, it’s time for me to write one of my favourite posts of the year as I look ahead to...

The Yard, Derby

Sunday dinner at The Yard, Derby*

I’ve spent quite a bit of time at The Yard, Derby, but usually on a Saturday afternoon just before a Derby County match where I’m drinking wine or cider out of a plastic glass...

Giant's Causeway

Where to go on a trip to Northern Ireland* 

Northern Ireland is a beautiful part of the world – a country teeming with outstanding natural wonders, plentiful places to visit and a unique culture that is second to none. But with so much...