10 Must Have Experiences in London

I have visited our capital at least once a year for over 30 years. During that time I’ve pretty much seen all the main sights and I have my favourites! Read on for my top 10 must have experiences in London.

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Sunshine Blogger Award

A different post, find out more about us as we answer 10 questions from Laura @ Country Girl Explores for the Sunshine Blogger Award – “This award is awarded by bloggers to new bloggers to recognise achievements and offer support”

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A Day of Things to do in Westminster

How to spend a day in Westminster – on foot. Learn some of the history of Englands capital city and also see the home of the UK Government and the Royal Family.

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Wacken – Rain or Shine

Wacken Open Air – this ultimate metal festival is a must see for metalheads around the globe. First time visit? We’ve got you covered, read on to find out how to get there, what to see (other than the bands of course!) and some tips we have for you that we’ve picked up from our years of visiting Wacken – Rain or Shine.

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Germany’s Fairy Tale Route

Are you curious where the stories of Sleeping Beauty, the Pied Piper and Snow White came from? We spent two days following the path of the Brothers Grimm on Germany’s Fairy Tale Route. If you don’t know who the Brothers Grimm are, where have you been?

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Capri – A DIY Guide for a Day Trip from Naples

Planning a trip to Naples? Consider doing a day trip to Capri. Read on to find out how to get there, get around and what you can see all without the need for a tour guide!

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Herculaneum and Pompeii by Train

Pompeii and Herculanum are two ancient Roman towns that were destroyed by the 79AD eruption of Mount Vesuvius. Both are listed on the UNESCO World Heritage list as providing a vivid picture of the lifestyle of the citizens of the Early Roman Empire. If you’re wondering which to visit read on…

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Amalfi Coast & Sorrento – Il Sentiero degli Dei, The Path of the Gods

Italy has the most UNESCO World Heritage sites of any country, 53 as of 2017. When visiting Naples, as well as Naples itself, we visited a few other UNESCO sites including the Amalfi Coast. The Amalfi Coast is to the south of Naples and only parts of it are easily accessible. Our aim during this…

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Naples – The Highlights

Where to Stay As a surprise for my birthday Richard booked us a 6 night stay in Naples at the UNA Hotel Napoli. This hotel is very well located within the Piazza Giuseppe Garibaldi, right by the central train station for Naples. Arrival and Departure We had return flights to Naples International Airport and we…

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