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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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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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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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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Cycling Vienna to Budapest on the EuroVelo 6

From Viennese grandeur to the Pearl of the Danube – by bicycle! EuroVelo 6 For all those prepared to sight see at a slower pace with a bit more effort check out the EuroVelo routes that connect Europe. There are 15 EuroVelo routes taking in the entire European continent, 42 countries and over 70,000km. We…

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3 Days in Dresden

We loved Dresden and it was our favourite stop on our German road trip. Here’s our guide for spending 3 days in the capital of Saxony.

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West Coast Road Trip Day 13

Motoring east on Route 66, sunset and camping at the Grand Canyon. Day 13 – Laughlin to Grand Canyon National Park We got breakfast in the hotel this morning, I had a cinnamon bun from Cinnabon – amazing – and Richard had an egg, bacon and cheese bun from Smashburger which was just ok. We…

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