On Holiday in North Yorkshire

“Cold and damp, that’s how the southerners see the North.” – Game of Thrones Cold and damp. That’s the best way to describe how I felt camping in Helmsley, North Yorkshire. During the day, the…

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Camping in Penzance

When I first told people I was going to go camping, they all looked at me in complete shock. And I get why. I’ve never really been one for sleeping in a tent. I did…

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What and how to pack for a year abroad

So, you have decided to go abroad for a year. It doesn’t matter whether you are going to go to school, travel or live with a family (like I am). You have to pack everything…

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A weekend in Stratford-Upon-Avon

May half-term started with a bank holiday and the host mum and kids gone to Dorset. I decided to go to Stratford-Upon-Avon for a few days. The original plan was that I would drive there…

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Day Trip to Winchester

Unlike the rest of the world, I stayed far away from Windsor on Saturday. My dad came over to visit me, and we briefly considered going there. But that was before we realised the wedding…

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We went to Wales!

Easter Holidays started last week and to celebrate, Lauren took me and the kids to stay at a hostel in Broad Haven, Wales! We left the house on Monday and visited Berkeley Castle. There were…

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A Day in Edinburgh

On Tuesday morning, I left Inverness for Edinburgh. This was the second time I’d been to Edinburgh and I absolutely love this city. I only had a day and a half, but as I had…

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A Day Trip to Oxford

After my week in Scotland, I still had another week off work. The kids and host-mum were gone for the week and it was really quiet in the house, so I decided to go on…

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Over The Sea To Skye

After spending one day in Inverness, I went on a day tour to the Isle of Skye. The tour was with the company Rabbie’s Tours. I have gone on tours with this company before and…

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