5 fun history facts about Ponte Vecchio Bridge, Florence Italy

Florence, Italy 5 Fun History Facts about Ponte Vecchio Bridge, you might not have known. It is one of the great icons of Florence and considered to be one of the most famous bridges in the world. The Ponte Vecchio […]

A backdrop for romance stories Pembroke Castle Wales

Pembroke Castle, Wales A backdrop for romance stories Have you ever watched a movie or read a book about a place or location and thought to yourself, I want to go there some day? Well, that sums up me and […]

Domain De Chantilly Chateau, France

Chateau de Chantilly, France Domain De Chantilly Chateau From the moment that you see Chateau de Chantilly with its reflection on the water, you are automatically captured by its beauty. Set amongst 115 hectares of gardens the Château comprises of two buildings, […]

A Palace fit for a King, Hampton Court Palace England

Hampton Court Palace, England A Palace fit for a King There is something about Palaces and Castles that are magical and makes you feel like you have stepped back in time for both young and old. Even as I sit […]

Chasing Ghosts, Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel Los Angeles

The Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel Chasing Ghosts What better way to celebrate the release of the new ghostbuster movie than writing about my night in the ‘haunted’ Roosevelt hotel Hollywood. The Roosevelt http://www.thehollywoodroosevelt.com/  is one of the most famous hotels in […]

Hever Castle in Spring through Pictures, England

Hever Castle in Spring through Pictures, England Hever Castle is the childhood home of Anne Boleyn (one of Henry VIII’s wives) and is one of my favourite castles to visit in the UK, not only because of its history (History […]

Inside the Walls of a Medieval Castle Bodiam Castle, England

Castle Bodiam Castle, England Inside the Walls of a Medieval Castle When I imagine a medieval castle, Bodiam Castle is exactly how I picture one. They say that there are only a few buildings that can rival its magnificent settings […]

Terezin Concentration Camp, Czech Republic

Terezin Concentration Camp   The Czech Republic is renowned for its culture, wonderful scenery, bohemian castles and great beer but just one hour outside of Prague lies Terezín, a sleepy little town that holds a horrific testament to an age […]