Tagged: UK

Whitby Abbey

Dog friendly day out in Whitby

Living in the UK is brilliant as there’s so much to see and do and pretty much all within a few hours drive. It’s perfect for staycations or just days out exploring. The weather...

Matlock Bath illuminations

How to spend an evening in Matlock Bath

It’s quite rare that I actually write about doing things in Matlock, the town where I grew up, and the towns surrounding it. I think that’s because I always take for granted what a...

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...

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....

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...

Constantine Bay

Cornwall Travel Diary day 1

This week we’ve been in Cornwall on a family holiday. I’ve never visited Cornwall before aside from the Eden Project (scandalous, I know!) so I was super excited. We set off on Tuesday evening...