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The River Avon. One Day in Shakespeare's Birthplace: Exploring Stratford-upon-Avon in the West Midlands of England. Here is the ultimate guide to visiting Stratford-upon-Avon in only one day - if you’re short on time and want to tick off all the Shakespearean hotspots and most picturesque areas, you’ve come to the right place! These include Shakespeare's Birthplace, Shakespeare's New Place, Hall's Croft, Anne Hathaway's Cottage, Old Town, the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) and the River Avon. Click through to read more...

One Day in Shakespeare’s Birthplace: Exploring Stratford-upon-Avon

Stratford-upon-Avon, a medieval market town in the West Midlands, is world-renowned for one thing: being the 16th Century birthplace of William Shakespeare, possibly the most famous writer in the English language. Tourists from all over the world flock to Stratford-upon-Avon for history…

Brockhampton Estate. Herefordshire's Six Most Beautiful Attractions/Sights including Eastnor Castle, Hampton Court Gardens, the Malvern Hills, Queenswood Country Park, Brockhampton Estate and Symonds Yat. Herefordshire a luscious county hidden in the West Midlands, is one of England's best-kept secrets. Click through to read more...

Herefordshire’s Six Most Beautiful Attractions

I am very fortunate to have been brought up in such a beautiful part of the world. I definitely think that Herefordshire, my home county in the West Midlands, is one of England’s best-kept secrets! It’s safe to say that I love raving about my home, and I am a huge advocate of appreciating the beauty in everything that is on my doorstep.

An instagrammer's guide to Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland. This guide will show you the best (and most unique) photography spots in Edinburgh including Calton Hill, Victoria Street, Edinburgh Castle, Dean Village, National Museum of Scotland, Circus Lane and the Vennel.

An Instagrammer’s Guide to Edinburgh

Edinburgh is an extremely photogenic city – every inch of it is Instagrammable, that’s for sure. But if you want to find the crème de la crème of photo opportunities and impress all your followers, be sure to read on… P.s. if you fancy following my Instagram that would be super duper lovely…

Sleeping in a Safari Tent at Harvest Moon Holidays near North Berwick, East Lothian, Scotland, UK. This luxurious glamping site, located on a gorgeous private beach, is home to seven large safari tents and seven fabulous treehouses. If quirky and unusual accommodation is your jam then you will love this glamping site. Each safari tent is kitted out with two bedrooms and a cosy cupboard bed, a lounge and dining room, a kitchen and an ensuite WC and hot shower! Click through to read more...

Sleeping in a Safari Tent at Harvest Moon Holidays

Before I get into this review, I’d like to take a few seconds to apologise for the lack of new content over the past two months. On getting back from our trip to Scotland at the end of May, we moved into our lovely new home and since then we’ve been busy…

Herefordshire Hideaways: Winding Down in the Stargazor's Wagon. Find out more about my recent staycation and glamping trip to Herefordshire, England, UK. We stayed in a quirky and rustic converted wagon which came with an outdoor wood-fired hot tub! Click through to read more...

Herefordshire Hideaways: Winding Down in the Stargazer’s Wagon

We all know I’m a huge fan of staycations and discovering more of what’s on your doorstep. But I’ve never gone on holiday in my own county before. I mean, what’s the point in paying for accommodation when you’ve already got your own bed for free at…

10 of the most unusual places to stay in the UK including quirky glamping sites, treehouses, eco pods, safari lodges, shepherd's huts and converted double decker buses! Click through to read more...

10 of the Most Unusual Places to Stay in the UK

It’s no secret that I am a complete sucker for unique and wacky accommodation. For me, where you lay your head for the night is such an integral part of travelling. Whenever I travel, I always make it a priority to stay somewhere that is an experience in…

The perfect seaside staycation in Fowey, Cornwall, at the famous Fowey Hotel, with trips to The Eden Project and The Lost Gardens of Heligan! Click through to read more...

The Perfect Seaside Staycation in Cornwall

Last weekend I went on a little adventure to Cornwall, one of my favourite counties in England, for a seaside break in Fowey. It was exactly what the doctor ordered: fresh sea air, stunning views and hearty British food. What more could you ask for?!

Top Things to do in Belfast

How to Spend 48 Hours in Belfast

Belfast is Dublin’s edgier, less touristy and more political older brother. The city just oozes ‘cool’. It is much more built up and less in-your-face Irish (despite what the photo above may lead you to believe). The city is littered with quirky restaurants, independent cafes and politically charged murals.

The Minack Theatre

The Minack Theatre: My Favourite Place in England

My favourite place in England is, without a doubt, The Minack Theatre, a unique open-air theatre perched on the cliffs above the sea. If you want to travel abroad but can’t afford the flights, The Minack Theatre in Cornwall is the closest thing you can get to being abroad in England.

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