So, it’s time for another travel-related book review… and this time I am reviewing It’s About Time by John Mabbs. The book is all about his and his partner’s decision to quit the rat race in the UK and move to rural Bulgaria in search of a better quality of life… About the Author John… Read More Book Review: It’s About Time by John Mabbs
One of the things I NEVER, EVER travel without – wherever I am going – is a swimsuit (or two… or maybe even three!). I love to swim – as you’ll know if you read the post in my ‘Summer Activities’ series – and I take every opportunity I can to get in the water,… Read More Travel Essentials: Swimwear
I enjoy travel and take the opportunity to do it as much as I can, so packing is just part of my life… and I think I’ve got pretty good at it after all this time! But I was recently asked what my travel beauty essentials were, which got me thinking about which items I… Read More My Travel Beauty Essentials
I’ll start by saying I’ve never been on any kind of mystery trip… ever! And I’m still not sure whether I would go on one or not to be honest. But I must confess that I am feeling a little bit tempted. Every time I see one advertised I wonder whether I should give it… Read More Mystery Trips: Yes or No?
As you’ll know if you are a regular reader of my blog, I’m a big fan of getting out into the great outdoors at every opportunity I get, so when I was asked to write a post on outdoor clothing by Simply Hike I jumped at the chance! Now I love getting out walking, whatever the weather… and,… Read More Wrapping up Warm for Winter!
So this is my last post in my Summer Activities series because, unfortunately, summer is pretty much over – boo! And this time it’s all about aquaparks! Now until a couple of years ago, inflatable water parks were only found in much warmer countries than the UK – for obvious reasons! But now, they are… Read More Summer Activities: Aquaparks
For many people, King’s Cross is a part of London they just pass through after alighting from their train into the capital… but there is so much more to this area, which has seen a lot of changes in recent years. When I was asked to spend the day exploring I jumped at the chance.… Read More Exploring King’s Cross, London
One of my favourite things about summer is that you can sit and eat outside… it’s great for a few months of the year (in the UK at least!) to be able to enjoy food and fresh air at the same time! And my favourite ways of eating outside… Going for a Picnic I love… Read More Summer Activities: Al Fresco Dining!