Winchcombe, The Cotswolds

I was vaguely aware that there is an area in south England filled with quaint towns and villages, honey-coloured stone cottages and rolling green hills, but other than that, I was none the wiser on the details. That was until our family visitors from Australia suggested a weekend away to the Cotswolds. Continue reading

Buxton

This little spa town in Derbyshire has always been a favourite of mine. I visited Buxton plenty of times as a child so I have many fond memories of eating ice cream, filling up my water bottle at the widely known St Ann’s Well and playing in the Pavillion Gardens.  Continue reading

Easter in London 2019

I love Britain in the sunshine — if it gets anywhere above 17°, the jumpers are off, BBQs are out and newspaper headlines run along the lines of “Temperatures to SOAR!” and “Hotter than Spain!” To be fair, I’m the first person to order a Strongbow Dark Fruit at the local beer garden, so  I am here for it. 
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Dublin Take 2

I first visited The Emerald Isle in September 2017, which I thoroughly enjoyed, and upon returning to the UK this year, I got invited along to a friend’s belated 30th Birthday week there. Savings were quickly running out after leasing and kitting out a flat from scratch, but why not, eh? I came here to travel more and to re-connect with my old friends, so off I went!

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Bramall Hall

During my first two weeks of living back in the UK, I stayed at a cosy Airbnb garden apartment in Bramhall, which was the perfect base to get familiar with Manchester again. Continue reading

High Tea at Hydro Majestic

A Sydney farewell isn’t complete without the ultimate High Tea experience, which I was lucky enough to enjoy at Hydro Majestic in the Blue Mountains.

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