Portmeirion: A Hint of Italy

Back in May, I visited North Wales for a week. I’d never been to Wales before and absolutely loved exploring the beautiful countryside, castles and quaint towns, some of which I hope to share in future posts. However, the highlight of the trip would have to be a visit to Portmeirion, a tourist village in…

Rediscovering York Art Gallery

Shortly before leaving York, I decided to go on a bit of a museum pilgrimage, making the most of living in a city full of culture. I am often guilty of overlooking the York Art Gallery in favour of escaping York to see art or simply going to the shops instead when visiting the city. So,…

Lady Bird: The Perfect film for International Women’s Day

*Contains Spoilers* Lady Bird is the new coming of age film that everyone is talking about, critics and audience alike, notably receiving a stellar Rotten Tomatoes score of 99%. Despite leaving the Oscars empty-handed, Lady Bird has been recognised as not only the solo-directorial debut of Greta but the first truly feminist coming of age…

Internship with the National Trust

Okay so this summer has been the best, as well as travelling to lots of different places, (some of which still need to be posted!) I also spent 7 weeks working for the National Trust. Not only did I have an amazing time but learnt so much during my time working in the Regional office…