6 Incredible Things to do in Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Flying into Cairns, I was instantly struck by the epic coastline…white sandy tropical beaches, mountains plunging into the ocean and lush green rainforest as far as the eye could see. If I wasn’t excited already, I was now! But the truth is, I’d looked forward to this moment for years. I was finally going to see the Great Barrier Reef; the natural wonder that draws … Continue reading 6 Incredible Things to do in Cairns, Queensland, Australia

10 Awesome Things to Do in Sydney, Australia - Sydney Harbour

10 Awesome Things to Do in Sydney, Australia

As many of you know, I have recently returned from a month-long whirlwind trip to Australia. I had an amazing time and can’t wait to share it all with you. With so much to see and do, we managed to fit a lot into four weeks. So, here I embark on a series of posts about the land Down Under, starting with things you should … Continue reading 10 Awesome Things to Do in Sydney, Australia

8 Amazing Things to do on the Isle of Skye, Scotland

8 Amazing Things to do on the Isle of Skye, Scotland

If, like me, you love the great outdoors then the Isle of Skye should definitely be on your list of amazing places to visit. For such a small island, there is so much to do. That is, in addition to just staring in wonder at the amazing scenery. So here is my list of the 8 things you should definitely check out during your trip. … Continue reading 8 Amazing Things to do on the Isle of Skye, Scotland

The Best Sunrise Spot on the Isle of Skye, Scotland

The Best Sunrise Spot on the Isle of Skye, Scotland

Now I can’t say that getting up at 5am is my absolute favourite thing to do in life…unless I am catching a flight or chasing an amazing sunrise! And on this occasion we were doing the latter. We had heard that one of the best places to catch the sunrise on the Isle of Skye is from the top of the Old Man of Storr. … Continue reading The Best Sunrise Spot on the Isle of Skye, Scotland

Stourhead, England: The Place to go for Stunning Autumn Colours

Stourhead, England: The Place to go for Stunning Autumn Colours

Just a quick post today to share some shots from our day at Stourhead House & Gardens this weekend. Life can get pretty hectic sometimes and quite often we have to make the conscious decision to step off the hamster wheel and get out to see a nearby beauty spot. At this time of year, the trees at Stourhead burst with stunning colours making it … Continue reading Stourhead, England: The Place to go for Stunning Autumn Colours

Hiking the Quiraing on the Isle of Skye

Hiking the Quiraing on the Isle of Skye

Ok, so I have a confession to make…this was my first proper trip to Scotland! Unless you count Edinburgh, which I know is Scotland, but what I mean is that this is my first trip to the highlands – real, rugged Scotland. So yes, shock horror…I live in the UK and until now had never managed to make it that far up north! Obviously this … Continue reading Hiking the Quiraing on the Isle of Skye

Beach Hopping in Menorca, Spain

Beach Hopping in Menorca, Spain

Things have been so chaotic around here lately that this post is a bit late coming! So apologies for that. It’s only been two weeks since we returned but it already feels like two months. Life has a habit of making us feel like that sometimes! But I digress…what we’re here to talk about is the beautiful island of Menorca. This trip was as much about … Continue reading Beach Hopping in Menorca, Spain

The Best Places to Eat in Corfu, Greece

The Best Places to Eat in Corfu, Greece

Greeks love their food! And the Corfiots are no different. So it makes sense that Corfu has a plethora of amazing family run tavernas serving traditional home-cooked Greek food. With so many to choose from however, it can be extremely hard to narrow it down to just a few to try during your stay. Plus, throw in the fact that you don’t always know which … Continue reading The Best Places to Eat in Corfu, Greece

A Quick Jaunt to London

A Quick Jaunt to London

Don’t get me wrong, I LOVE living in Devon, on England’s beautiful Jurassic coast! I live 10 minutes from the beach, I enjoy stunning countryside views from my balcony and never have to sit in a traffic jam (unless you count having to wait for sheep to cross the road?!). However…sometimes I do crave a little bit of city life. Just once in awhile! Which … Continue reading A Quick Jaunt to London