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5 Fun History Facts about Ponte Vecchio Bridge, Florence Italy

Ponte Vecchio Bridge Ponte Vecchio Bridge is one of the great icons of Florence Italy and considered to be one of the most famous bridges in the world. The Ponte Vecchio Bridge (meaning “Old Bridge”), is a medieval stone three-arch bridge over the Arno River […]

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What to see at Kensington Palace London

What to see at Kensington Palace London One of my first memories of Kensington Palace London was seeing all the floral tributes piled up on the golden iron gates on the TV. It was to honour the late Lady Diana, Princess of […]

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 someday? Well, that sums up Pembroke Castle Wales for […]

Looking over the watercourse to Chateau de Chantilly France

Chateau de Chantilly France

Domain Chateau de Chantilly, France 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 stunning Chateau de Chantilly is only a 25 mins train ride […]

Edam traditional houses on the canal

Edam Netherlands, A village Preserved in time

Edam Netherlands – A village Preserved in time While Edam Netherlands is not the first thing that comes to mind when you think of the Netherlands, it is not to be disregarded for a weekend break exploring the Dutch countryside. Within less than an hour from […]

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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 […]

St Moritz Ski Resort Switzerland

The Best Guide to Engadin St Moritz Ski Resort Switzerland

The Best Guide to Engadin St Moritz Ski Resort Switzerland It is difficult not to be impressed with the picturesque Engadin St Moritz Ski Resort Switzerland and you can see why both royalty and some of the worlds elite choose to come […]

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 […]