An overnight trip to Cambridge (and your chance to win £500)

By | August 2nd, 2016|England|

Cambridge was calling, just an hour or so by train from central London, but even the excitement of new adventures couldn't hide the fact that it was 6.55am when my alarm went off. Blur, yuk, the same time as I have to get up Monday-Friday. Well, you know what they say, no pain no gain, [...]

7 Magnificent reasons to visit Conwy

By | December 7th, 2015|Wales|

There are many reasons to visit Conwy in the North of Wales, but there are 7 specific, magnificent reasons which I would like to detail to you today. I won't tell fibs, I was a little taken aback at the cost of getting to Conwy by train from London. As someone who likes to travel [...]

5 Reasons to take a road trip to North Wales

By | August 4th, 2015|Wales|

When a friend invited me on a road trip to north wales this past autumn, it was not an invitation to refuse ... despite my previous experience of travelling to Wales. My memories of travel in Wales extend to spending family holidays exploring caves.  Caves, caves and then more caves.  You would have thought that after [...]