castles

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 here on […]

Scaliger Castle on the waters edge

48 hours in Lake Garda, Italy

48hours in Lake Garda, Italy I recently spent an amazing 48hrs in the Brescia region of  Lake Garda Italy, experiencing some of what it had to offer. If you’ve never been to Lake Garda, Italy before, you are in for a treat with stunning architectural villas […]

Best Things to do in Chambéry France

Best Things to do in Chambéry France Chambéry France is a part of the Savoie Mont Blanc region and definitely a place that pleasantly surprised me in all the right ways. It had everything that I look for in a weekend break, great […]

A day out at Hever Castle, England

 A day out at Hever Castle, England Hever Castle, England is the childhood home of Anne Boleyn the second wife of Henry VIII and mother of Elizabeth I. It is one of my favourite castles to visit on a day out from London and I […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]