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How to spend 4 days in Reykjavik Iceland

How to spend 4 days in Reykjavik Iceland

Reykjavik has been on my travel bucket list for years. Its the perfect city break and only a short flight away from the UK. Although it has a reputation for being ridiculously expensive, I finally visited for four days in February earlier this year. Did it […]

Lake District: Alpacaly Ever After

Lake District: Alpacaly Ever After

Where to find alpacas in the Lake District  Did you know you can feed, walk and learn about alpacas in the Lake District? I stumbled across Alpacaly Ever After (isn’t that the best name ever?!) while looking for things to do in the lakes that don’t […]

8 unusual ways to spend a day in Manchester

8 unusual ways to spend a day in Manchester

When I first came up with the idea of starting a travel blog I thought I’d write about exotic destinations, like Bali, Australia or Thailand. Manchester, the city I live in, didn’t cross my mind as one of the places I’d write about. Yet here […]

10 things to see and do on a first visit to Rome

10 things to see and do on a first visit to Rome

Is Rome at the top of your destinations list? It was on mine for years before I finally got the chance to visit last year and I’m already dying to return! There’s a good reason why Rome is so popular with tourists and locals alike. […]

How to spend a day in Harrogate, Yorkshire

How to spend a day in Harrogate, Yorkshire

You don’t have to travel across the world to find unique places; Harrogate is the perfect example of that. Harrogate is a spa town in North Yorkshire, nestled in between York and Leeds (about an hours train journey each way). I was lucky enough to […]

7 things to see on a city break to Paris

7 things to see on a city break to Paris

Are you thinking of booking your next city break? Although there’s a lot to pack in, Paris is the perfect weekend destination. Let me tell you why. Paris is less than two hours away from most UK airports and you can usually find low cost […]

How to spend one day in Pisa, Italy

How to spend one day in Pisa, Italy

Pisa is more than just a leaning tower. It may be a small city, but it has plenty of sights you can add to your Italy bucket list. It is a beautiful city in the Tuscan region of Italy. Most travelers experience Pisa in one […]