I can’t lie – I like a bit of luxury. But I unfortunately don’t have the bank balance to fund my lofty travel ambitions that often. There are a few exceptions – our honeymoon in the Maldives was a true blowout, complete with a stay on our very own private… View Post

I’ve already written about my love of gin and the breakfast cocktail, so it’ll come as no surprise that I’m a sucker for any kind of alcohol-related activity. Wine tasting, brewery tours, gin tasting – I’m there! And, given that Norwich is home to Bullards, the world’s best London dry gin,… View Post

Have I mentioned before how much I love Italy? And wine? Put the two together and I’m a very happy bunny. Which is why my first trip to Verona included a wine tour up in the hills of Valpolicella – and why I now want my own vineyard in those very same hills.… View Post

I love exploring a new city, and I especially love exploring more than one new city on the same trip. So, after our few days in Amsterdam, my husband and I hopped on a train down to Belgium to meet up with some friends in Antwerp for a weekend –… View Post

I discovered the Sir Albert on Secret Escapes. Browsing their sales is a bit of an addiction of mine, but it was the first time I took the plunge and actually booked – and I’m so glad I did! We had a fantastic stay in Amsterdam, and this hotel was… View Post