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  • Weekend in Bristol, 48 Hours in Bristol, 2 days in Bristol

    48 Hours: What to do with a Weekend in Bristol

    The following is a guest post by Laura from She Who Wanders. Originally from Canada & currently calling Bristol, England home, she has a passion for wandering wherever she can in this great big…

    March 22, 2018
  • Things You Didn't Know About the Lake District

    29 Things You Didn’t Know About the Lake District

    Ok, I admit I don’t know what you already know about the Lake District National Park! Most people know it’s one of the most picturesque places in England, and a highly popular weekend break…

    October 18, 2017
  • 3 Day Lake District Tour

    Exploring the Lake District in Three Days

    Well it happened, I fell in love with the Lake District. Like so many who have visited before me, least of all Queen Victoria and Beatrix Potter, the scenery of green fields, mountains and…

    October 10, 2017
  • MM Monthly Thoughts April 2017 - Expat Life

    Things to Do in Ilkley, Yorkshire

    Ilkley. Never heard of it? I’m not surprised, but it’s time you should. It’s a beautiful spot on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales, a quientessential English village. There are so many lovely things…

    April 22, 2017
  • the lake district in winter january

    Visiting The Lake District in Winter

    I’ve heard the stories of the crowds that descend on the Lake District. Tales of lines of cars inching their way along curving roads past beautiful lakes, of trouble securing accommodation, and of packed…

    December 23, 2016
  • Brunch Around the World

    The Best Brunch Around The World

    I adore brunch. I might even be a little obsessed with it. Spending mornings that turn into afternoons in eateries, having big fulfilling meals, catching up with friends or quietly reading the newspaper or…

    November 22, 2016
  • A Kiwi's First Time in London

    A Kiwi’s First Time in London

    Flashback to 3 years ago… To a small town New Zealand girl London is something from movies and books, from the past, or Monopoly. In many ways it hardly seems real. Until you’re on…

    July 22, 2016
  • royal crescent bath england jane austen

    Top Things To Do In Bath If You Love Jane Austen

    I don’t think I can express in words my EXCITEMENT at arriving in Bath, England. I’m not even sure it was entirely rational to be so happy to be in a city, just because…

    July 9, 2016