Tips & Guides

A West Coast Adventure Through Argyll

The Castles of Argyll and The Road Trip of Champions Fresh-faced and windswept, I return to the mainland at Oban ready for the final chapter of my west coast autumnal adventure. The weather has been kind beyond words but there is that nip in the air now, winter...

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11 Best Places In South Wales To Explore

Wales is one totally stunning country to explore, with a huge heap of beautiful spots to see across the country. That being said, it’s sometimes overlooked when exploring Great Britain in light of its bigger sisters, England and Scotland. Honestly, there’s a...

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London: festive lights with kids at Christmas

Seeing the Christmas lights illuminating Oxford Street and Regent street is always a highlight of the year – but there’s more to the London festive lights than these. “Christmas at Kew Gardens 2014” by thomascdaly is licensed under CC BY... The post London:...

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Tips for visiting Kew Gardens with kids

My daughter’s first visit to the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew came when she was a few weeks old – and I’ve now got seven years of visiting Kew Gardens with kids behind me. Living nearby, she’s been back countless... The post Tips for visiting Kew Gardens with...

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Where To Find The Best Ice Rinks In London

London’s Best Ice Rinks Ice Skating Rinks in Central London Things are cooling down in preparation for the annual ice skating rink season in London. Outdoor ice rinks are a winter tradition in London as some of the city’s most iconic landmarks transform...

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Fernandez & Wells – Coffee wine chorizo

Fernandez & Wells at Somerset House is one of those cafes that just works perfectly. It’s the marriage of a spectacular setting and incredible food and every time I go it brings a smile to my face. It this case, obviously, the magnificent Somerset House has...

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Review | Oak Tree Cottage in East Ruston

When I saw a new venture from Oak Tree cottages while scrolling through Facebook, I was drawn to a new location in Norfolk we were yet to explore. A family-run business located in East Ruston, there are currently three beautifully decorated cottages available,...

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Best Indian Restaurants in London

London has seriously upped its game with Indian restaurants in the last few years. Yet some people still associate Indian food with curries and tend to automatically think about traditional curry houses like the wealth on offer on Brick Lane.  Times have...

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The Call of the Hebrides….

West Coast of Scotland Island Holidays It has become a familiar spot to find myself in reflection mode. Ferry embarkation point at Uig on the Isle of Skye. This, friends, is the sweet spot. That point of perfect collision on a Scotland west coast holiday. Where...

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EartH – Cutting edge arts venue

2018 saw the opening of EartH, one of London’s most remarkable new music and arts venues in Dalston – a creative neighbourhood which had been crying out for a decent sized music venue until now. In its previous incarnation, it was Efes Pool Hall –  the...

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