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Shark in a roof

7 unusual Instagrammable places in the UK*

We’ve all seen the usual UK photos that pepper everyone’s Instagram feeds – Durdle Door, Stonehenge, Peggy Porschen Cakes in London, need I go on?! But there are plenty of other places in the...

La Jolla Cove

How to spend a weekend in San Diego*

For 2019 I’m planning a West Coast USA road trip throughout California and I’m hoping that San Diego will be on the list for one of the cities to visit and so I’ve been...

My trip to London – photo diary*

London is my very favourite city in the whole world (well, so far – I haven’t visited them all yet!) and so I thought I’d share with you some of my best photos from...

Hawaii scenery

Things to do in Hawaii*

Hawaii has been on my bucket list for quite a while now (let’s face it — what isn’t on there?!) as it looks like one of the most beautiful places in the world. Situated...

Full English breakfast

Breakfast at Cool River Cafe, Matlock

Cool River Cafe is situated in Matlock, just by Hall Leys Park and next to the River Derwent – hence the name! It’s an independent cafe which serves barista coffee, homemade cakes and delicious...

The Peacock at Barlow

Dog friendly pubs in Derbyshire

One of the best things recently happened – my bestie got a dog! As the only one out of my friendship group who had a dog, this has opened up a whole new world...

Cromer

Retirement hot spots*

Ok, so it might be a little early for me to be thinking about retirement (I wish!) but the time is right for many, As we head towardsd the new year, it might be...

Knoydart

Charting the UK’s most remote locations*

The idea of living off-grid is popular with people who are looking to regain their independence from the modern world without the need to compromise their quality of life. There are plenty of remote locations...

Cabo San Lucas

How to save for a big holiday*

The thing about big holidays (or any holiday really, for that matter!) is that they can be super expensive and require a huge amount of saving prior to going away. I’m currently saving up...