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9 things you should do during a day visit to Gibraltar

9 things you should do during a day visit to Gibraltar

2nd July 2019 No Comment
Gibraltar – a little slice of Britain located between Spain and Morocco. We have family who live in La Linea in Spain, just across the border from Gibraltar so it’s become a bit of a routine for us to visit every other year. Unfortunately, this year is an off year but we’re really hoping we’ll […]
The wedding countdown is on – 4 months to go

The wedding countdown is on – 4 months to go

22nd June 2019 No Comment
I honestly can’t believe that two months have passed since I wrote my 6 months to go wedding update: the wedding countdown is really on now!! Excuse the double exclamation marks, but it’s coming around at breakneck speed and I’m getting so excited. Sometimes I feel like we’re not getting anywhere with our preparations, but […]
5 beautiful nature spots in North Wales

5 beautiful nature spots in North Wales

3rd June 2019 No Comment
OK, so I’m totally fangirling about Wales right now – particularly north Wales. We went there for a week-long family break last month and I honestly think it’s so underrated! Every time I told someone where we were going it was usually met with some degree of confusion as it’s possibly not the most obvious […]
Scaling Snowdon – the highest mountain in Wales

Scaling Snowdon – the highest mountain in Wales

29th May 2019 No Comment
Snowdon – the highest mountain in Wales at an elevation of 1,085 metres above sea level. It’s also one of the highest mountains in the whole of the UK and features as one of the climbs in the famous Three Peaks challenge (the other two being Ben Nevis in Scotland and Scafell Pike in England). […]
6 months to go – destination wedding update

6 months to go – destination wedding update

22nd April 2019 No Comment
With just over 6 months to go now until the wedding (where has the time gone?!), I thought it was high time for a destination wedding update! I know, are you as excited as me right now?! So, where are we at? We’re not doing too badly to be honest. I’m not going to lie, […]
9 reasons to choose Oman as your next holiday destination

9 reasons to choose Oman as your next holiday destination

10th April 2019 No Comment
This blog post is in collaboration with Kenwood Travel. To find out more about booking your trip to Oman with them, head to https://www.kenwoodtravel.co.uk/middle-east/oman/holidays/. I’ve really enjoyed every trip I’ve taken to the Middle East so far and I’d love to go back and explore some more of this wonderful region. I’ve previously only travelled […]
2019 Travel Plans and GPSmyCity giveaway!

2019 Travel Plans and GPSmyCity giveaway!

13th January 2019 No Comment
This is a strange one for me to write this year as it’s been a good few years since I haven’t had a constant stream of travel lined up as the New Year comes around! Many of you will know that I left my job with travel last year and am now spending much more […]
Time for a change – why I’m moving to a job with no travel

Time for a change – why I’m moving to a job with no travel

7th September 2018 No Comment
So this is it, my big news of the season – I’ve got a new job. And I’ll say this quickly to get it out of the way – it doesn’t involve any overseas travel. At all. If you follow my travels at all, you’ll know that a lot of the trips I’ve done have […]
11 instantly instagrammable spots in Gdansk

11 instantly instagrammable spots in Gdansk

22nd August 2018 No Comment
Have you been to Gdansk yet? If not, it’s definitely somewhere you should add to your ‘top places to visit in Europe’ list or whatever you have that’s similar! It’s a fairly small city, with a population of around 450,000 and is located on the Baltic coast, right in the north of Poland. Gdansk is […]
Saudi Arabia solo female travel advice 2018

Saudi Arabia solo female travel advice 2018

6th July 2018 1 Comment
Some of you may have seen my previous article, My Experience Travelling to Saudi Arabia as a Woman that I wrote after my first visit to the country in 2016.  I’ve had several ladies contact me off the back of this article asking for some more advice about travelling there alone as I still think […]
Birthday celebrations at Fawsley Hall Spa Hotel, Northamptonshire

Birthday celebrations at Fawsley Hall Spa Hotel, Northamptonshire

4th May 2018 No Comment
My then-boyfriend (now-fiance – more on this in another post soon!) John’s birthday is at the start of April, so last month my gift to him was a spa break at Fawsley Hall near Daventry, Northamptonshire. I think this is our closest stately-home spa and my cousin had also bought us a gift voucher for […]