Southwold

WHERE: Southwold, Suffolk WHEN: May 2015 HOW LONG FOR: An afternoon This weekend we visited Southwold, a quaint little seaside town in Suffolk. When I googled Southwold and read about its pier, I had visions of noisy crowds, litter and the constant pings and fanfares of arcade games – don’t get me wrong, I loved that […]

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Italy

WHERE: Pisa, Florence, Siena, Rome, Sorrento, Pompeii, Vesuvius, and Capri WHEN: September 2012 HOW LONG FOR: 2 weeks In the summer of 2012 I spent two weeks travelling around Italy with one of my BEST friends from university. I apologise in advance – this post is so backdated that it probably won’t be quite so […]

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North Wales : Betws-y-Coed, Snowdon, and Portmeirion

WHERE: North Wales – Betws-y-Coed, Snowdon, Portmeirion WHEN: April 2015 HOW LONG FOR: 2 DAYS I spent my Easter weekend exploring north Wales, and I have to say, it was stunning. I definitely didn’t anticipate how beautiful it would be – having lived in the west country myself for 4 years I just expected it […]

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Bruges

WHERE: Bruges, Belgium WHEN: April 2013 HOW LONG FOR: 3 days A couple of years ago, my sisters and I took a trip to Bruges. It was the perfect place for a girly weekend – pretty walks and lots of chocolate! Bruges really was all about the chocolate for us. We were a little cheeky and […]

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Prague

WHERE: PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC WHEN: AUGUST 2012 HOW LONG FOR: 3 days A couple of years ago, my sister and I ventured off to Czech (sorry) out Prague! It is my absolute favourite city break I have ever been on, so I wanted to write a somewhat belated blog post on it.  This was actually […]

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Budapest

WHERE: Budapest WHEN: January 2015 HOW LONG FOR: 2 Days We flew to Budapest on New Years Day for a little trip at the end of our Christmas break. Even though it was FREEZING we had a great time wandering around, exploring, and eating the yummy food on offer (more on food at the bottom […]

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Slovenia – Lake Bled & Ljubljana

WHERE: Lake Bled & Ljubljana, Slovenia WHEN: April 2014 HOW LONG FOR: 2 days I love going to Eastern Europe – only 2 hours away from London by plane, but you feel like you’re a million miles away from home with the beautiful red rooftops  and domed buildings. When we landed in Slovenia, it felt like we had […]

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Holkham Beach, England

WHERE: Holkham Beach, Norfolk, England WHEN: ALL THE TIME HOW LONG FOR: One day I wanted to write a little post about my favourite day out in England – Holkham Beach. I love this beach and I go there all year round. My favourite thing about it is that there is nothing there.. no arcade, […]

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CROATIA

WHERE: Dubrovnik ~ Split ~ Zadar ~ Plitvice National Park ~ Zagreb WHEN: August 2014 HOW LONG FOR: 11 days 1. DUBROVNIK Dubrovnik, thanks to its alter-ego King’s Landing in Game of Thrones, was buzzing with tourists. Whilst walking through the old town, I did feel as though I had fallen back into medieval times thanks […]

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