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From Fashion to Fast Cars And Lots More In Between: Things to do in Lombardy  

It’s no surprise that Milano, the capital city of Lombardy, is one of the most visited cities in Italy. With its pull to the abundance of high-end fashion retailers, the beautiful Duomo Cathedral and its modern status as the financial capital, one can be forgiven to think there’s not much more else besides in Lombardy  But Lombardy […]

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The Iliffe in Coventry
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The ‘Hidden Gem’ that is the Laura Ashley Hotel – The Iliffe

While some people are up in arms about not being able to travel abroad, I’ve been busying myself looking for staycations. And the more we research, the more places we discover like the Laura Ashley Hotel – The Iliffe which guests have christened a ‘hidden gem’. Curious to find out more, I went along for […]

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Taking A Break At Inkpen’s picturesque Inn The Crown & Garter

Just because travel is limited right now, it doesn’t mean we can’t be adventurous and think outside the box. UK staycations are on the rise and we have made it our job to hunt down some of the best places out there and the Crown & Garter in Inkpen, in Berkshire, caught my eye. 

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The Norfolk Coastal Path and Beyond – Part Three – Blakeney, Cley-next-to-sea and Mundesley

Too early to check into my next place of rest, I found myself driving back to the coastline and towards Blakeney. I was drawn to this pretty coastal village after it came up in conversations with the local folk for being home to some amazing wildlife, seals and terns. Blakeney Point is home to England’s […]

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Walking The Norfolk Coast Path And Beyond– Part Two – Holt

If you want to take a break from the normal hustle and bustle of the Norfolk coastline, (due to Covid-19 the paths are less busy), Holt Country Park in the Georgian town of the same name some four miles inland, is a great place to escape to. Just nine miles from Cromer and my next […]

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Walking The Norfolk Coastal Path and Beyond– Part One – Sheringham and Cromer

My love of walking is seriously on another level. Ask anyone who knows me and they will tell you that I am ‘mad’ when it comes to placing one foot in front of the other. I will walk in the scorching heat, in torrential downpours and even battle against strong winds. And during the lockdown, […]

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The best picnic spots for your next trip to the South Coast

It’s National Picnic Month throughout July and during the lockdown, we have become quite the experts. And now with travel restrictions being lifted, what better way to celebrate than to enjoy the warm weather away from the garden or your local park than one of the most beautiful picnic hotspots in the UK? To give […]

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Once Upon a Vine in Mount Etna, Sicily

With 98,992 hectares of land, Sicily is the biggest wine-growing region in Italy when taking into consideration of the amount of land with vines (it ranks fourth in Italy for overall production with a yield per hectare). A privileged position to be in, in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea with the perfect climate, makes […]

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