If you live in Norfolk, chances are you’ve heard of The Pigs. It’s becoming a bit of an institution – it started life as a lovely country pub, and in recent years it’s been transforming itself into a pub-with-rooms, with its boutique-style accommodation making it a fantastic hotel in its… 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

Bruges conjures up thoughts of chocolate-box buildings, serene canals and pretty cobbled streets, not to mention the beer. And swans. It was one of those places that seemed so unbelievably quaint and romantic, that when my then-boyfriend said we should go there for his 30th birthday, I jumped at the… View Post

The wind blows through the reed beds on a bright spring day in Cley-Next-The-Sea, a tiny little village on the North Norfolk coast. There’s the faint scent of salt water in the air, the occasional flutter of birds swooping low over the marshes, and the magnificent Cley Mill taking pride of place… View Post