My husband and I are massive history enthusiast and love to visit a castle or two. A lot of our interests are very different, but visiting a castle is one thing that we always agree on and we often plan a weekend around a castle call. We recently joined English Heritage for a year as… Continue reading My top ten castles in England.
Start the day with a jog around the world heritage site that is the Albert Dock and Pier Head. Go as early as you can drag yourself out of bed as it can get pretty busy. Spot the beautiful yachts (you might even catch the start of a race like the clipper round the world… Continue reading How to spend a day in Liverpool
The lake district is one of my favourite places in England. I’ve spent so many holidays and weekends there and I feel like it is my second home. This area caters for all budgets, and I’m sure most people however outdoorsy or non-outdoorsy they are will take pleasure from spending time there. I have quite… Continue reading My top ten hills in the lake district
Sounds weird doesn’t it?…Why go on a ski holiday if you aren’t skiing? Well there are plenty of scenarios; You are going to a ski resort with friends but can’t ski as you are injured, you may be going with family of all different ages and decide to not ski to stay with other family… Continue reading My top ten things to do on a ski holiday for non-skiers
Some people like to cook from scratch every day. Personally, I don’t enjoy cooking every day. Don’t get me wrong, I love to be in the kitchen, but not all the time and after a long day at work, Nigel and I are sometimes too tired to cook, so here are some of my favourite… Continue reading My top ten make ahead meals