BLOGANUARY DAY 20 – MY FAVOURITE PICTURE

Hi my lovely readers! Phew, we are more than half way through the Bloganuary challenge. Can you believe it? I can’t really 🙂 I want to say congrats to all of us that have made it this far, well done! I love looking at pictures and it’s an excellent question to ask What is your favorite photo you’ve ever taken? But this is also a … Continue reading BLOGANUARY DAY 20 – MY FAVOURITE PICTURE

20 PHOTOS TO INSPIRE YOU TO TAKE A CRUISE

Hi my lovely readers! By now you probably know that I love, love, love cruising and that I believe everyone should try one for themselves to make a proper judgement if cruising sucks or if it’s the best thing ever! Plenty of people have got all these preconceptions about cruises “they are for old people” or “they are over crowded” bla, bla bla. But how … Continue reading 20 PHOTOS TO INSPIRE YOU TO TAKE A CRUISE

BLOGANUARY DAY 16 – A CHARITY I LOVE SUPPORTING

Hi my lovely readers! What I learned very quickly when moving to the UK is that the Brits love supporting charities and are passionate about fundraising and doing their bit, which is absolutely fantastic. There’re a ton of charities out there and worthwhile causes to support, all different, but nonetheless important. I participated in a few fundraiser activities myself at work such as collecting money … Continue reading BLOGANUARY DAY 16 – A CHARITY I LOVE SUPPORTING

MY 2021 REVIEW – THE GOOD AND THE BAD

Hi my lovely readers! The last two weeks saw me reflecting on the past year 2021. I already mentioned in one of my previous posts that I found 2021 more restrictive than 2020. In fact I saw less, I travelled less and the vaccines didn’t exactly (in my opinion) live up to there expectations. Looking back at each month, here is what my 2021 looked … Continue reading MY 2021 REVIEW – THE GOOD AND THE BAD

TIPS ON HOW TO FEEL AWESOME WHEN YOU LAND AFTER A LONG-HAUL FLIGHT

Hi my lovely readers! With the world slowly opening up again I’m starting to feel more comfortable with the idea of taking long-haul flights once more and travelling that bit longer and further afield. But the idea of being stuck in an airplane for several hours is feeling a bit daunting since I haven’t been on holiday for more than two years now, in terms … Continue reading TIPS ON HOW TO FEEL AWESOME WHEN YOU LAND AFTER A LONG-HAUL FLIGHT

10 TOP THINGS TO DO IN BUDAPEST

Hi my lovely readers! Back in 2018 I visited Budapest for an extended weekend. I must say I was very surprised how much I liked Budapest. For some reason I didn’t have high expectations, but boy was I wrong. Budapest, the capital of Hungary, is one of those destinations that is totally underrated and doesn’t come up in many marketing tourism activities. You read and … Continue reading 10 TOP THINGS TO DO IN BUDAPEST

BLOGANUARY DAY6 – SOMEONE THAT INSPIRED ME TO TRAVEL AND WHY

Hi my lovely readers! It’s Bloganuray day 6 and I haven’t given up yet, I’m so proud of myself if I may say so. The blogging prompt for today is: Who is someone that inspires you (to travel) and why? Well, to be honest I actually can’t remember the name of the person as it was an elderly customer from years ago when I worked … Continue reading BLOGANUARY DAY6 – SOMEONE THAT INSPIRED ME TO TRAVEL AND WHY

BLOGANUARY DAY3 – WHEN I LEFT MY COMFORT ZONE

Hi my lovely readers! How has everyone been so far this year? I managed to go for a nice long walk today to quick start my digestive system once more after the holidays and get moving again. When I came back I found another lovely writing prompt in my inbox for day 3 of the bloganuary challenge: Write about the last time you left your … Continue reading BLOGANUARY DAY3 – WHEN I LEFT MY COMFORT ZONE

BLOGANUARY DAY2 – A ROADTRIP I’D LOVE TO TAKE

Hi my lovely readers! It’s day two of Bloganuary and so far I’m going strong. Well, it’s only been two days but you know we often set good intentions and they go out the window the next day. The writing prompt for today relates very nicely to my blog, which is: What is a road trip you would love to take? I love travelling around … Continue reading BLOGANUARY DAY2 – A ROADTRIP I’D LOVE TO TAKE

TIPS FOR PICKY EATERS TO FIND DELICIOUS FOOD WHILE ABROAD

Hi my lovely readers! I’m all for trying new and different foods and dishes when I’m abroad and on holiday. That’s part of the excitement, trying completely different dishes to what we are used to from back home and experiencing part of the culture. The best food experience I ever had was in Singapore. There were so many dishes that I tried, especially from the … Continue reading TIPS FOR PICKY EATERS TO FIND DELICIOUS FOOD WHILE ABROAD

ENCHANTED CHRISTMAS AT POLESDEN LACEY

Hi my lovely readers! Christmas day is approaching very quickly and I’m in full Christmas mood and spirit. Wearing silly Christmas jumpers and earrings around the house, baking cookies and drinking a ton of mulled wine are only some activities that I love doing around this time of the year. Another activity I look forward to for months is visiting some of the National Trust … Continue reading ENCHANTED CHRISTMAS AT POLESDEN LACEY

16 FUN AND INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT LONDON (YOU MAYBE DIDN’T KNOW)

Hi my lovely readers! London, the capital of England and the busiest and probably best know city in Europe has so much going for it. We all know about the plenty and historic sights of London, the Queen and the British pub grub. But how is your knowledge about London when it comes to the weird and wonderful as well as the fun and interesting, … Continue reading 16 FUN AND INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT LONDON (YOU MAYBE DIDN’T KNOW)

9 CHRISTMASSY ACTIVITIES TO DO IN THE WINTER IN LONDON

Hi my lovely readers! Christmas is my favourite time of the year. I love all the lights, everything smells amazing and the buildings and streets of London are beautifully decorated. What’s not to love? And have I mentioned all the gorgeous foods and treats we can indulge in during this time of the year? Who doesn’t love some mulled wine or warm wintry spiced apple … Continue reading 9 CHRISTMASSY ACTIVITIES TO DO IN THE WINTER IN LONDON

16 PHOTOS TO INSPIRE YOU TO TRAVEL TO SINGAPORE

Hi my lovely readers! Singapore is one of my favourite travel destinations I have been to so far and I highly recommend visiting this amazing city one day. Singapore has a ton to offer, it’s full of different cultures that all left their mark on the city and live harmoniously together, the food on offer is so versatile it’s a foodies heaven and of course … Continue reading 16 PHOTOS TO INSPIRE YOU TO TRAVEL TO SINGAPORE

UPDATE: UK TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS AND QUARANTINE RULES

Hi my lovely readers! With Covid restrictions easing here in the UK, the travel guidelines from the government have also changed a bit now since the beginning of October 2021. Those that came into effect from May have been overhauled, which should make travelling to the UK and returning back home a little bit easier or perhaps less stressful. Guidelines for Scotland, England, Northern Ireland … Continue reading UPDATE: UK TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS AND QUARANTINE RULES

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CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEAS FOR CRUISE LOVERS

Hi my lovely readers! As soon as Halloween is over, our minds tend to focus on Christmas and the stress (at least for me) of finding that perfect Christmas present for our loved once. If you’re like me and have almost every year no idea of what to buy, these gift ideas for cruiser lovers might help out. Christmas Gift Ideas for Cruise Lovers ONBOARD … Continue reading CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEAS FOR CRUISE LOVERS

TRADITIONAL BRITISH PUB FOOD – PUB GRUB CLASSICS

Hi my lovely readers! Britain is famous for its pubs. Literally everyone who comes to the island to visit will end up in a pub for either a drink, lunch or dinner. Going to the pub for a drink after work, meeting friends for a catch up over dinner or going for a Sunday lunch with the family is embedded in those of us living … Continue reading TRADITIONAL BRITISH PUB FOOD – PUB GRUB CLASSICS