February 18, 2018

Exploring Details at Blackwater Arboretum

We’re in the midst of winter, and it is often cold, damp and grey outside. I’ve been in serious hibernation mode, and have spent many weekends […]
January 7, 2018
Ethereal Sol Duc Falls & Why You Must Visit | www.melandjona.co.uk

The Ethereal Nature of Sol Duc Falls & Why You Must Visit

NATURAL BEAUTY Do you remember how I gushed over the beauty and ethereal quality of the Hoh Rainforest not all that long ago? Well, I have to […]
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 […]
September 3, 2017
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Abandoned Train – Somewhere on the Outskirts of Whistler, CA

If you go down to the Canadian woods today – you’re in for a big surprise! Nestled amongst the trees, deep in the woodland outside of […]
August 28, 2017
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5 Good Things

1. A long bank holiday weekend! Oh I do love an extra day off work – and this time the weather even played ball and we […]
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 […]
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 […]
August 11, 2014

American Dream Honeymoon – Yosemite

Ah Yosemite, where to start? I utterly adored this part of the US – it had it all, mountains, woodland, amazing wildlife, beautiful drives. We drove […]