10 day road trip in Slovenia - Soca Valley

Slovenia Road Trip: A Perfect 10-Day Slovenia Itinerary

Slovenia was a surprise to us. We went there for a festival and ending up falling in love with this deeply underrated country. It’s a small place that packs in a lot of delights – from a lively, picture-perfect capital city to fairytale castles and magnificent nature at every turn. Add to that mountains, lakes, … Read more

Loft cabin Gardiner

Yellowstone Airbnbs: The Best Airbnbs for Yellowstone National Park

Where to stay when visiting Yellowstone National Park? Straddling Idaho, Montana and Wyoming, Yellowstone is a mighty space covering 3,468 square miles. Accommodation options inside the park are limited, so you’ll most likely want to stay in one of the towns on the edge. Airbnb is an ideal option, especially for social distancing, and there … Read more

Travel to Barcelona with a baby

Barcelona with a baby – travel tips and advice

We did it! We took our first trip abroad with Otis and it turned out pretty lovely. He slept on the plane, enjoyed all the attention, and Steve and I still felt like we had a holiday, even with a baby in tow. This post is filled with all our tips for travelling to Barcelona … Read more

Ciutadella Park - Babymoon in Barcelona

Handpicked City Guide: The Best of What to Do in Barcelona

Barcelona is one of my favourite cities in the world and place I can’t stop returning to. It’s like a second home to me: the place where I mended a broken heart, re-found my independence and fell for a city like no other before. Later, it’s where Steve and I got together, and in the … Read more

The Shambles, Yorkshire

Handpicked City Guide: The Best Things to Do in York

York is the most charming city I’ve visited in England. It’s like stepping back into medieval times, with its winding cobbled streets, magnificent cathedral, classic shop fronts, and dramatic stone walls surrounding the city. It’s a delight to simply walk around, and is also packed with things to do, making it an ideal place for … Read more

5-day Iceland itinerary - Gullfoss

Iceland packing list for women

After many years of travelling, I tend to pack without too much thought, but when it came to packing for Iceland, I found it somewhat daunting. I’m not used to travelling to really cold places and I also knew that the weather there is famed for being erratic. But I did my research and ended up … Read more

Best Bristol Restaurants: Jamaica Street Stores

The 27 Best Restaurants in Bristol

Bristol is home to some of the UK’s best restaurants and is home to the highest concentration of Michelin-starred restaurants outside of London. But the Bristol restaurant scene isn’t all about Michelin-worthy contenders, it’s more characterised by a focus on sustainable, locally sourced food and high end restaurants that retain a casual feel. Here I’ve … Read more

Best vegetarian restaurants in Portland - Voodoo Doughnuts

The Best Vegetarian-Friendly Restaurants in Portland, Oregon

Portland has become a well known foodie destination, best known for its high-end food carts, serving dishes from around the world. Some give rise to restaurants while others stick to their humble roots. And there’s an incredible restaurant scene too. From gourmet donuts to some of the best examples of international cuisine you’ll find outside … Read more

One month New Zealand road trip Arthurs Pass

The Ultimate New Zealand Road Trip Itinerary

Our New Zealand road trip was one of the best things we’ve ever done. It was partly due to how unexpected the trip was, but most of all it was down to the sheer magnificence of New Zealand itself. For such a small country, the abundance of natural diversity is extraordinary. From snow-capped mountains to glowworm … Read more