Days Out

Best Things to See and Do in Rotterdam Netherlands 

Rotterdam Netherlands Rotterdam Netherlands is a city that has been on my weekend bucket list for some time now. So when I was in the Netherlands working, I took the opportunity to jump on the train from Amsterdam and head there for […]

Mountain bike rider on dirt track

Why Mountain Bike Riding in Galicia Spain should be on your list

 Galicia Spain Why Mountain Bike Riding in Galicia Spain should be on your list I recently read a quote on a blog from Sacred Rides founder, Mike Brcic that said: “A bad day on a mountain bike always beats a […]

A Backdrop for Romance Stories Pembroke Castle Wales

Pembroke Castle, Wales Have you ever watched a movie or read a book about a place or location and thought to yourself, I want to go there someday? Well, that sums up me and Pembroke Castle Wales. A few months ago, […]

Meeting Santa for the day in Winter Wonderland Lapland

Lapland, Finland Meeting Santa for the day in Winter Wonderland Have you ever had one of those bucket list items that you thought you were never going to do and then you finally tick it off your list? Flying to Lapland and […]

Domain De Chantilly Chateau France

Domain De Chantilly Chateau From the moment that you see Domain Chateau de Chantilly France 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, the Petit Chateau and the […]

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 […]

Bodiam Castle, England, Inside the Walls of a Medieval 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 and […]

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 […]

What fairy tales are made of Hohenzollern Castle, Germany

Hohenzollern Castle As I stepped off the train at Hechingen Station and saw Hohenzollern Castle in the distance, it reminded me of something out of a fairy-tale movie. Perched on top of a small isolated mountain above the Hechingen town […]