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 […]

2004, 2015

10 Paris Facts You (Probably) Didn’t Know

By |April 20th, 2015|France, Travel Tales|0 Comments

Paris is one of the worlds most famous and visited cities, but on my recent visit there I learned some new and interesting facts about The City of Light whilst on our incredible food tour.
1. The Can-Can was originally a dance between men and women
When you hear Can-Can you probably think of a line full of gorgeous women, smiling, shining […]

1004, 2015

8 Free Things To Do in Paris

By |April 10th, 2015|France, Travel Tales|2 Comments

Paris can be an extremely expensive city to visit which can make it pretty unattractive to people who don’t have bucket loads of cash to spare.

However, there are actually loads of great things you can experience in Paris for free. Then you can spend your hard earned cash on the more important stuff like eating ALL of the delicious French […]

604, 2015

12 Things to Do in Paris

By |April 6th, 2015|France, Travel Tales|4 Comments

1. Eat Macarons
I found the best macarons ever on my last trip to Paris thanks to the fabulous food tour I embarked upon.

Forget Ladurée and head for Christophe Roussel instead. The macarons are incredible and there’s a whole bunch of different and exciting flavours to try, like Chocolate Bergamot and Lavender Apricot. Chocolate and coconut was definitely my favourite!
2. Visit Disneyland […]

3003, 2015

A Perfect Paris Food Tour

By |March 30th, 2015|France, Travel Tales|4 Comments

What could be better than celebrating your 25th birthday in Paris? Celebrating your 25th birthday in Paris on a food tour!
Birthday + Paris + food = happy Emma!
We met our tour guide Pierre Jean, outside a metro station in the heart of the Montmatre area, high above the rest of the city.

Our first stop was to a traditional boulangerie where […]

2703, 2015

Paris in Pictures

By |March 27th, 2015|France, Travel Tales|2 Comments

I spent five amazing days in Paris last week to celebrate my 25th birthday. The trip was a gift from my amazing guy Thomas and I was positively bursting with happiness to be back in one of my favourite cities in the world and to be spending my birthday there.

The trip was a whirlwind of sightseeing and discovering new places […]

2503, 2015

Chop Chop Chinese Restaurant

By |March 25th, 2015|Scotland, Travel Tales|0 Comments

Glasgow has a brand new Chinese restaurant on the scene with the opening of Chop Chop in the city centre.

The restaurant itself is only a few hundred metres from the busy shopping streets of the city, but somehow feels a million miles away upon stepping inside. The large restaurant is tastefully decorated with a strong feeling of the outdoors thanks […]

1603, 2015

Paris Plans

By |March 16th, 2015|France, Travel Tales|3 Comments

This Thursday I’m going to Paris. Eeeeeee!

I’m more than a little excited to return to Paris for the second time as I’m going to be celebrating my 25th birthday there on Sunday too! What a fabulous place to celebrate!

My amazing boyfriend Thomas is taking me to Paris as my birthday gift and I’m so excited to explore the city with […]