607, 2015

8 Things To Do in Scotland in Summer

By |July 6th, 2015|Scotland, Travel Tales|0 Comments

It’s no secret that no matter where I travel in the world I’ll always absolutely adore my home country of Scotland. I truly believe it’s one of the most beautiful countries in the world and summer is my favourite time of year here. I love the long days, light summer nights, warmer temperatures and occasional (it’s still Scotland after all!) […]

307, 2015

Best Places to Travel to From Scotland

By |July 3rd, 2015|Scotland, Travel Tales|0 Comments

One of the many reasons I love living in Scotland is it’s proximity to SO many other countries within Europe. I adore that I can hop on a plane at Glasgow Airport and be in any one of a multitude of European countries within just a couple of hours.

Being so close to other countries, languages, cultures and ways of life […]

2906, 2015

A Visit To Glasgow’s Kelvingrove Art Gallery

By |June 29th, 2015|Scotland, Travel Tales|0 Comments

One thing Glasgow is absolutely full of is wonderful museums, so last week Thomas and I decided to check out one we’ve been meaning to explore for a while – Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum.

It’s located at the heart of the west end, an area I absolutely love having gone to University there. This area has a definite cosmopolitan feel […]

2606, 2015

Staying In The UK’s Most Haunted Hotel

By |June 26th, 2015|England, Travel Tales|2 Comments

You may or may not remember my previous post on staying at Dalston Hall Hotel, a rather beautiful property dating back to 1507 near Carlisle in the Northern Lake District. What I didn’t tell you at the time was that Dalston Hall is said to be the UK’s most haunted hotel!

I’d done a little research before my stay at Dalston […]

1506, 2015

Bruges Travel Guide

By |June 15th, 2015|Belgium, Travel Tales|0 Comments

I absolutely loved Bruges when I visited for the second time back in January for a mini-break. The previous time I’d visited was only for a few short hours as part of a Baltic Cruise back in 2011 and Bruges quickly became one of my favourite city break destinations on my latest trip.

Where we stayed
I did a lot of research […]

2905, 2015

Historic Dalston Hall Hotel

By |May 29th, 2015|England, Travel Tales|0 Comments

It’s no secret that I love a good road trip, so when I was invited to check out Dalston Hall Hotel, a few hours drive from my home town, I was pretty excited. Upon looking at the hotel online it’s safe to say I was even more excited.

Driving up to Dalston Hall, although we were just 15 minutes from the […]

2705, 2015

Things To Do In Vilamoura Portugal

By |May 27th, 2015|Portugal, Travel Tales|0 Comments

Vilamoura, in Portugal’s Algarve region, has long been known as a golf resort thanks to the multitude of golf courses within the area. However, there are many more things to do and see in the area than simply playing golf. Perfect if your other half is playing golf and you want to combine this with a sunshine break or if […]

2005, 2015

7 Free Things to do In Glasgow

By |May 20th, 2015|Scotland, Travel Tales|0 Comments

Visiting Glasgow on a budget and looking for some fun free things to do? There’s loads of free things to do and see in my favourite Scottish city.
Visit Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum 
The great thing about Glasgow is that it has a multitude of free museums that visitors and locals can visit. Kelvingrove, in the West End of the city, […]

405, 2015

Next Stop: Portugal!

By |May 4th, 2015|Portugal, Travel Tales|0 Comments

I’m currently getting packed and ready for my next adventure; Portugal!

Portugal is a country that I absolutely adore having visited it many times. It’s an easy, short flight from the UK, has infinitely better weather, friendly locals, great food and gorgeous beaches and scenery. What’s not to love?

Thomas and I are heading to Vilamoura, in the hugely popular Algarve region […]

2704, 2015

Disneyland Resort Paris: Tips & Advice

By |April 27th, 2015|France, Travel Tales|0 Comments

When Thomas whisked me off to Paris for my 25th birthday the other week I had secret thoughts of having a day trip to Disneyland Resort Paris, but I thought maybe since I was turning 25 I shouldn’t bother. I should try being a grown-up for a change and have an extra day of sightseeing, exploring and eating in the […]