105, 2017

April Round-Up

By |May 1st, 2017|Travel Tales|0 Comments

What’s been happening in April? 
It’s the end of April and man, I am exhausted! It’s been another busy month of home life and I’m ready to relax a bit.

An entire week of the month was dedicated to hard labour as we landscaped the garden of our new house. We moved in in October and hadn’t touched the garden really until […]

2404, 2017

Why Portugal is One of My Favourite Destinations

By |April 24th, 2017|Travel Tales|0 Comments

I’ve lost count of the number of times I’ve visited Portugal. It must be upwards of about 20 times. I’m also spending a week there next month and a long weekend later in the year too. And yet I never tire of it. It is definitely one of my favourite destinations in Europe.

There are so many things I love about […]

1704, 2017

Things to do Before 30

By |April 17th, 2017|Travel Tales|0 Comments

I turned 27 a couple of weeks ago and with it came the glaring realisation that I’m in my late-twenties. I’m no longer a mid-twenties gal and instead am closer to 30. Sigh.

Whilst I definitely don’t think life ends at 30, or people should stop chasing their dreams then, there are some things I want to achieve before I turn […]

1304, 2017

50 Things to do in Scotland

By |April 13th, 2017|Travel Tales|1 Comment

I like to think I know Scotland pretty well, as I’ve lived here my entire life. No matter how far I travel, it will always be one of my favourite places in the world. I love the landscapes, the people and the variety of things to do and see.

Here is my choice of 50 things to do in Scotland…

Visit Glasgow
Drive […]

604, 2017

What’s the Best Time to Travel?

By |April 6th, 2017|Life, Travel Tales|0 Comments

Wondering what the best time to travel is? Should you wait until you’re retired or until your kids are older? Should you try to see the world before you settle down and have children? Or should you just keep putting it off until tomorrow? Definitely not. The answer to what’s the best time to travel is now. Right now.

Travel while […]

3003, 2017

March Round-Up

By |March 30th, 2017|Life, Travel Tales|0 Comments

What’s been happening in March? 
March is always such a fun month – it’s my birthday month!

It has been such a busy month, especially in the last couple of weeks. I enjoyed my usual monthly tapas night, a surprise birthday dinner date with a friend and welcomed my parents back after their 3 week trip in Asia in the first two […]

2003, 2017

5 Great Places to Visit in Spring

By |March 20th, 2017|Travel Tales|1 Comment

Today (20th March) marks the official beginning of spring in the northern hemisphere. Woohoo!

Spring can be a really fantastic time to travel, as places as beginning to warm up after winter, plants, flowers and trees start to bloom and look pretty again and prices are much cheaper than in summer.

Here are 5 great places to visit in spring if you’re […]

1303, 2017

My ‘Pinch-Me’ Travel Moments

By |March 13th, 2017|Life, Travel Tales|0 Comments

You know those moments where you feel like you need to pinch yourself really hard to check you aren’t dreaming? Yup, today that’s what I’m talking about.

Travel has been one of the most rewarding things I’ve ever done in my life. Hands down. I don’t regret any of the time and money I’ve spent on travel and sincerely believe it […]

903, 2017

My Favourite Things to do in Scotland

By |March 9th, 2017|Destinations, Scotland, Travel Tales|1 Comment

I will never, ever tire of writing about my wonderful home country of Scotland. In my humble (and slightly biased) opinion it’s one of the best countries in the world. There’s so much to do, see and explore that sometimes you can end up feeling a little spoiled for choice.

These are my absolutely favourite things to do in Scotland…
Get Outdoors


603, 2017

Why You Should Visit The Netherland’s Flower Fields

By |March 6th, 2017|Destinations, The Netherlands, Travel Tales|0 Comments

I’ve been thinking a lot about spring travel recently. It’s my birthday later this month and I always like to travel somewhere lovely on or around my birthday. That has meant lots of travel research on where to go and what to do. One of the places that kept popping up was a visit to The Netherland’s Flower Fields. I […]