Weekly Photo Challenge: Twinkle

Although we weren’t in New York around Christmas time, Central Park and the rest of the city was covered in snow, and with the bright lights and ecstatic atmosphere you can only find… Continue reading

My Three Course Taste of Travel Menu

Over the past couple of years I seem to have become a bit of a foodie, always on the hunt for something new to try and eager to experience local cuisines whenever I… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Gone But Not Forgotten

It may not be snowing quite yet* but winter has taken over London with full force.  I don’t leave the house without making sure I’m all wrapped up in a big coat, woolly… Continue reading

On the Search for Bears on the Paddington Trail

With my overly excitable and big kiddish personality, I’m sure it’s no surprise to anyone that I love a fun children’s film, so when I saw the trailer for the new Paddington movie, of… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Converge

If you read my previous post about this park in Peru’s capital city of Lima, you’ll already understand why it very quickly became my favourite park in the entire world. But there’s also… Continue reading

Getting Festive in London

I will admit that up until now I have been a bit of a Scrooge. Don’t get me wrong, I absolutely love Christmas, and not having a proper Christmas last year as we were… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Angular

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again – Venice is one of the most photogenic cities I’ve ever visited. Every narrow cobbled alley you explore, every canal you wander past, every… Continue reading

Monkeying around at Go Ape!

As the name of this blog suggests, I love a fun adventure, so when we were invited to try out the Tree Top Adventure at Go Ape I jumped at the chance –… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Achievement

Anyone who knows me at all will know that I love food.  All food, any food, I love it all.  But when it comes to making food…well that’s a whole other thing entirely.… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Minimalist

Africa isn’t the sort of place that comes to mind when you think of the word minimalist.  The continent’s bright colours, pulsing music and lively people means there is always the buzz of something going… Continue reading

The Cotswolds: A Photo Essay

After a lovely couple of days in Bath and Cheddar Gorge, the last stop on our mini road trip was the Cotswolds where we planned on seeing some of England’s greenest countryside and… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Descent

It may have been a cloudy day in Rio de Janeiro, but standing at the top of Sugarloaf Mountain looking down at the city’s iconic landscape, the view was still jaw dropping. We spent a while wandering around,… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Cover Art

They say never judge a book by its cover, and while I don’t generally do this with people, I do fail at it when it comes to books. The cover art of a… Continue reading

Adventures (and Cheese) in Cheddar

In my quest to see more of my own country and to prove that there are all sorts of adventures to be had right on your own doorstep, our recent visit to Bath… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Refraction

I could hear the roar of the water before I saw it; all 500 million litres that pour over the edge of Victoria Falls every minute. The wet mist that sprays off the… Continue reading

Afternoon Tea and Cocktail Making at Hush, London

I’m ashamed to say that, despite living in London for the whole 26 years of my life, I had never been to afternoon tea before.  I find this hard to even believe myself… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Dreamy

Varanasi, with all its colour, noise and chaos, isn’t usually the sort of place that springs to mind when you think of the word “dreamy”.  But on the dark misty morning that we… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Signs

If you keep your eyes open, you’re more than likely to come across plenty of quirky, funny and nonsensical signs all over the world.  Here are a few from my travels that have… Continue reading

48 Hours in Bath

Bath was the first stop on our little road trip; somewhere we had heard so many good things about but had never had the chance to visit despite only living a couple of… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Nighttime

Plaza de Armas (or Plaza Mayor as some call it) is one of the prettiest city squares I’ve come across and is one of the main sights in Peru’s capital city of Lima.… Continue reading

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