York Culture Guide Part 2

There are so many amazing things to do in York, it’s the perfect city for a New Year getaway or a chance to escape the hectic work life for a weekend mid-year. So, I thought I’d do another follow-up post from my first culture guide about York, which you can read here, and suggest some…

York Culture Guide

Having seen all the new Freshers start the University of York this September, it really makes me think of how beautiful a city York truly is and how much I enjoyed exploring in my first few weeks and subsequent years!!  This is a bit of a nostalgic post for my own time spent as a student…

Holker Hall: A Gem in the Lakes

I recently went on holiday with my parents to the Lake District, and I had an amazing time taking in the spectacular scenery or the lakes and mountains through a series of walks. However, I had to visit a country house of some sort whilst I was in a new area! I decided on Holker Hall…

A Cultural Guide to Greenwich

It’s no secret if you’ve been reading my blog that I love a good day out. I always enjoy making the most of the day somewhere new, trying to see and enjoy as many historical and cultural sites as possible before its time to head home. I thought I would try and start a guide…

Visiting the Palace of Holyroodhouse

This week is the Queen’s annual visit to Holyrood Palace, her official residence in Scotland. During the week she carries out a range of official engagements and ceremonies, celebrating Scottish culture, achievement and community, both meeting Scots and hosting thousands at the Palace. In honour of Holyrood Week, or as it’s known in Scotland, ‘Royal…

Exploring Beningbrough Hall

Hello! Sorry for the severe lack of posts recently but for those that don’t know I’ve just finished uni completely!! The last few months have been so full of revision and dissertation writing that sadly the last thing I wanted to do in my free time was to write more on the blog. However, now…

Rosenborg & Christiansborg

Hope everyone had a lovely Christmas and is looking forward to the new year! I certainly am, I love having a sense of a fresh start, even if it is just another day haha! I’m thinking of doing a sort of reflective post next week of all my favourite places and things I’ve done this…

Roskilde and the Viking Museum

So this post is a little delayed, third year is so full on at the moment!! However, as the work begins to die down, I really wanted to get back to writing for my blog. I thought I’d do another post about my trip to Copenhagen, seeing as I had already started on this and…

Helsingor, Fredriksborg & Kronborg

It seems like such a long time since I went to Copenhagen, almost a month! However, I still really want to share what we got up to on our trip so be prepared for some delayed blog posts from our adventures! As I’ve recently started back at uni I’ve been trying to keep on top…