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!

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…

Musings, Vietnam

Lost in Vietnam

A tale from long ago travels.... We were quite happy wandering along the slightly overgrown pathway, brushing large banana leaves out of our way, laughing at how far we had come on our travels.  As we shielded our eyes from the bright sunlight, we suddenly realised how quiet it had become around us.  Surely only… Continue reading Lost in Vietnam

Myanmar, photography

Bagan – Sunsets and Sightseers

I sat with my feet dangling over the edge of the temple, just waiting.  We had arrived early and had climbed up to, what was at the time, a fairly quiet and empty level. Watching from our vantage point as the sun started to dip towards the horizon, we saw two boys about 100 meters… Continue reading Bagan – Sunsets and Sightseers