Category: Travel

Norfolk and Back In A Day

Norfolk and Back In A Day

Last summer we had a number of adventures that, for whatever reason, I never found the time to write about. The first…

Travel Review || The Midland Hotel, Morecambe

Travel Review || The Midland Hotel, Morecambe

The Midland Hotel in Morecambe, Lancashire was built in 1933 and was designed by Oliver Gill, with sculptures by Eric Gill. We…

Review: The Village Hotel, Nottingham

Review: The Village Hotel, Nottingham

As a joint birthday treat over the Summer, Mr M and I decided it might be nice to book a nice meal…

Our 2017 Holiday Blogs || Day 7 || Sedbergh & the Mad Hatters Tea Room

Our 2017 Holiday Blogs || Day 7 || Sedbergh & the Mad Hatters Tea Room

For our last day of the holiday we had decided to spend a quiet day in the cottage.  One of the major…

Our 2017 Holiday Blogs || Day 6 || Afternoon tea at The Midland Hotel

Our 2017 Holiday Blogs || Day 6 || Afternoon tea at The Midland Hotel

Although the majority of our holiday activites were based around what the girls might enjoy, I did try to plan things for…

Our 2017 Holiday Blogs || Day 5 || Adventures on Lake Windermere

Our 2017 Holiday Blogs || Day 5 || Adventures on Lake Windermere

On day 5 of our Lake District holiday, we headed back to Bowness-on-Windermere to properly explore what it had to offer. After our terrible…

Our 2017 Holiday Blogs || Day 4 || The World of Beatrix Potter

Our 2017 Holiday Blogs || Day 4 || The World of Beatrix Potter

One of the main attractions that inspired me to book a holiday in the Lake District was The World of Beatrix Potter. …

Our 2017 Holiday Blogs | Day 3 – Greenlands Farm Village

Our 2017 Holiday Blogs | Day 3 – Greenlands Farm Village

On our journey to the Lake District, we spotted Greenlands Farm Village about 5 minutes away from our cottage.  The words “open…

Our 2017 Holiday Blogs | Day 2 –  Keswick, Pencils and Playgrounds

Our 2017 Holiday Blogs | Day 2 – Keswick, Pencils and Playgrounds

When I originally started planning our holiday to the Lake District, one of the main destinations on my list was Keswick.  We…

Our 2017 Holiday Blog | Day 1: We journey to the Lake District

Our 2017 Holiday Blog | Day 1: We journey to the Lake District

When I was 11 I went on a school trip to the Lake District. My dad, as then chairman of the governors…