Category Archives: Travel


…Could there be a nicer time to visit? Cherry blossom, sunshine and plenty of pancakes and ice cream. We’ve just got back from spending a week in the Big Apple. Ever since I first tried AirBnB, I’ve become hooked – … Continue reading


It looks like all I’ve been doing is taking one trip after another. That’s not untrue, but there are a few disclaimers, namely that a) I was working in between, and b) I’ve not given myself much time off for … Continue reading

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We took a week away to celebrate our first anniversary. Ages ago, we thought we’d go to New York (I even found a little Brooklyn bolthole for us to stay) but boy-oh-boy am I glad we dropped that idea (Sandy. … Continue reading


I’m pretty lucky that I get to review some really nice places for this blog and the latest place I got invited to stay at this weekend, The Crown in Amersham, wins hands-down as my favourite place so far. Hopefully, … Continue reading


This weekend, R & I escaped to the Cotswolds. I was invited to stay at The Old Swan & Minster Mill, in the tiny village of Minster Lovell about half an hour or so from Oxford. And when I say tiny, … Continue reading