Laos, Musings

World Elephant Day 2018

It's World Elephant Day! World Elephant Day was launched on the 12th August 2012 to raise awareness of the plight of elephants across the world.  Both African and Asian elephants are facing severe threats ranging from poaching (primarily for the illegal ivory trade), to loss of their natural habitat.  Conflict between the animals and their… Continue reading World Elephant Day 2018

Short Breaks, UK

Sightseeing in Wonderful Wells, Somerset

My mum and I had one full day to explore the delights of Wells, a gorgeous little town in Somerset.  We had already had a little wander around the town the previous afternoon when we arrived, but on our second day there we were all about exploring the two major sights that Wells has to… Continue reading Sightseeing in Wonderful Wells, Somerset

Short Breaks, UK

Exploring Wells, Somerset

Wells is a city in the county of Somerset in England.   It has the honour of being the smallest city in England, thanks to the magnificent Wells Cathedral which is situated there. The city itself is thought to have been around since Roman times, growing up around the springs that are there and gaining its… Continue reading Exploring Wells, Somerset

Excursions, UK

The Magic of Wimbledon Strikes Again!

I've been a bit distracted from all things blogging recently, due to the numerous sporting events that have been taking place this week. Namely one above all...Wimbledon! I love it and during the two weeks it is on, I will clear the diary and not do much else apart from watch it - hopefully in… Continue reading The Magic of Wimbledon Strikes Again!

photography, Short Breaks, UK

Living It Up In Wells!

I have just returned from a lovely weekend in the city of Wells in Somerset.  The destination was chosen by my mum and I gladly went along for the ride! We had a fabulous time together, taking in the sights of the smallest city in England, eating waaayyy too much, including cream teas and delicious… Continue reading Living It Up In Wells!

Because I love, New Zealand

Because I Love…

...TRAVEL MEMORIES!! This post is inspired by chats that I have had recently with the lovely San at Alive and Trekking about New Zealand. San has a passion and love for New Zealand and you'll find great tales and photos of the magnificent country, and beyond, on her fantastic blog! We got chatting about our… Continue reading Because I Love…