November 15, 2017

Why You Need to Visit the Magical Village of Castle Combe, UK

Castle Combe is a little village in the county of Wiltshire, tucked away unassumingly amongst the countryside. If you’ve ever watched the movie ‘The Holiday’, you’ll […]
October 8, 2017

Lunch at The Pig Brockenhurst

Last weekend we had lunch at The Pig, a beautiful rustic restaurant in Brockenhurst. We had been given glowing recommendations of this place by friends, and […]
October 1, 2017

The Enchantment of the Hoh Rain Forest

I first stumbled across the Hoh Rainforest in Olympic National Park after seeing a picture on Pinterest of towering trees dripping with fluffy green moss, shrouded […]
August 6, 2017
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Visiting Vancouver’s Suspension Bridges

I have a bit of a love affair with suspension bridges, I’ll admit. It all started in New Zealand and the atmospheric bridges you could find […]
June 12, 2017
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5 Good Things

1 – Walking into work a couple of days this week and winding through a beautiful cemetery with this lovely little church building.2 – Finding Merlin […]
February 26, 2017

New Zealand’s Northlands & Bay of Islands

New Zealand’s Northlands For the final part of our epic 2 week New Zealand road trip, we took a day out to explore the Northlands, located […]
February 5, 2017

The Road to Rotorua – Travelling from South to North New Zealand

The day finally arrived that we had to leave the exotic wilderness of New Zealand’s South Island to venture onto the more densely populated North Island. Interislander […]
November 12, 2016

A Frosty Sunday in the New Forest

Living in Southampton, we are not far at all from the New Forest National Park, so it is somewhere we enjoy spending time whenever we get the […]
November 6, 2016

5 Good Things

Brrr! It is super cold out! The trees are beginning to drop leaves at an alarming rate, the nights are drawing in earlier and it is […]
October 2, 2016

5 Good Things

We are officially in October ladies and gentlemen – which means Hallowe’en, autumn foliage, toffee apples, and most importantly, my birthday!  Let me start this post […]
August 28, 2016

5 Good Things

This week has been about getting back to normality after not feeling well for a little while. I’d been getting used to getting up late, lounging […]
August 15, 2016

2 Week Pacific West Coast Roadtrip – Northern California Coast

Day 2 of our West Coast trip started at 5am on a cool, foggy morning in San Francisco. We both woke hours before our alarm was set, […]
July 31, 2016

5 Good Things

This week has been a good one. Things at work are quieter than usual, giving us time to plan and double-check stuff, which is quite a […]
May 17, 2016

3 things to see in Lake District, UK

Back in March 2013 we spent a weekend in the Lake District for Jona’s birthday. Let’s face it, March in the UK is never a great […]
May 15, 2016

5 Good Things

We’ve spent this week dreaming of moving abroad, or selling up and going travelling round the world. This little taste of sunshine we’ve been having in […]