Tag: united kingdom

Photo Diary: Liverpool, England

Photo Diary: Liverpool, England

Just like with Zadar, it wasn’t love at first sight for Liverpool and me. When we arrived it was cold, it was raining, and we had just spent far too long in the car. The first night there we wandered around Albert Dock looking for […]

Liverpool City Guide: How To Be A Proper Tourist In The City

Liverpool City Guide: How To Be A Proper Tourist In The City

‘Tourists’ often get a bad rap, don’t they? They dawdle everywhere annoying locals. They’re always gazing up at the nearest tall building or stopping to take a photo of every pigeon or blade of grass they see. They’re always in the way and so inconsiderate. […]

Why You Should NEVER Visit The UK In December

Why You Should NEVER Visit The UK In December

  I just don’t get it. There are so many other places to visit during December, why would you come to the UK? Here are a few reasons why a Wintery trip to the United Kingdom is a terrible idea: It’s too Bright- In December […]

Bloggers Tell You About…The Best European Christmas Markets

Bloggers Tell You About…The Best European Christmas Markets

This year I had big plans to go to a Christmas market both here at home in the UK, and also to one on the continent. A while ago I came so close to booking tickets to Berlin, and then I came close to booking […]

December Diary: Christmas Tree Show, Victorian Markets and Owl Cuddles.

December Diary: Christmas Tree Show, Victorian Markets and Owl Cuddles.

Welcome to a new ‘Dear Diary’ series I’m doing every Sunday in December, which I’ve originally called December Diary. Oh my goodness, not only did I get 100% in the festive mood yesterday, but I also got to recreate some childhood memories and hold an […]

Travel is wonderful and all, but what about our hometowns?

Travel is wonderful and all, but what about our hometowns?

I used to hate my hometown. There I said it. I’m not going to lie, I still don’t think it’s the greatest place in the world but that’s because it’s my hometown. I’ve spent too long here and have spent too long taking it for […]

Getting An Education At The Natural History Museum, London

Getting An Education At The Natural History Museum, London

    Before last Thursday I had never been to one of the museums in London despite having grown up about an hour away on the train (I know, shame on me!). My dad said he was taking my sisters to The Natural History Museum […]