Tagged: Peak District

Darwin Forest lodge

A weekend at Darwin Forest in the Peak District

The very definition of staycation means staying close to home rather than going far away and you don’t get much closer to home than this. We recently visited Darwin Forest – literally just five...

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...

Herd steak

Herd Steakhouse, Matlock review

This weekend we finally got to try out the hotly anticipated new restaurant in Matlock, Herd Steakhouse. A group of us went for dinner before going to see one of my friends singing with...