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 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

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