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Kids

A Steam Train Through A Redwood Forest In Santa Cruz

By On September 22, 2017

My boy is obsessed with trains so he totally did his excited ‘happy feet penguin dance’ when he spotted a real-life, holy smokin’ steam train in Santa Cruz! I found out about the… Read More

Chicago

Afternoon Tea In Chicago

By On February 15, 2015

My husband definitely knows the way to my heart so when he organised a surprise afternoon tea at The Drake Hotel for our wedding anniversary this English girl was one happy lady.  … Read More

Australia

Natural wonders in Port Douglas

By On February 22, 2014

Port Douglas is undoubtedly one of the prettiest Australian towns I have visited – quiet and beautiful and surrounded by stunning land and water scenery. Originally founded in the 1870s after the discovery… Read More

Australia

Unforgettable Fraser Island

By On February 8, 2014

Arguably one of Australia’s most beautiful nature spots, Fraser Island in Queensland is a place everyone seems to rave about – with good reason. I found out just how wonderful Fraser Island… Read More

City

Be a shameless London lover!

By On January 29, 2014

Being a Brit abroad I find people love to talk about London and I often get asked for tips on what to do during an upcoming trip. While some people are just… Read More

Travel

Walking in Wiltshire

By On January 17, 2014

Ever since I left home at the age of 18 I’ve loved travelling back to Wiltshire in the South West of England for a welcome dose of country air and my mum’s… Read More

Travel

Mark Twain’s Hannibal

By On January 7, 2014

Two hours drive from St Louis is the town of Hannibal, most famous as the boyhood home of Samuel Langhorne Clemens – or Mark Twain as he is better known. JD’s most… Read More

Boat

Winter wonders in Queenstown

By On December 11, 2013

Small but perfectly pretty Queenstown is a beautiful lake and alpine resort surrounded by majestic mountains in New Zealand’s South Island. I arrived in the town via a short but hair-raising flight from… Read More