Why visit Skansen at christmas 

Why visit Skansen at christmas 

Sometimes the real joy of Christmas can get lost in the commercial trappings that we have all become accustomed to. But sometimes I like to find simpler Christmas traditions and celebrations. So last year we took a pre Christmas break in Stockholm in the search of the true meaning and tradition of Chrismas. We sure found it at Skansen!  View Post

A Local’s Guide to York!

A Local’s Guide to York!

York has a very special place in heart, I got engaged in York, I lived there for awhile, it’s a place I keep returning back to and one day would like to call it home again. In my opinion, York has something for everyone and should be on everyone’s UK bucket list! So here are my tips for making the most of your trip to York by doing as the locals do!

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Conrad Tokyo Review: finding luxury in central Tokyo

Conrad Tokyo Review: finding luxury in central Tokyo

Tokyo has been near the top of our bucket list for years so we were so excited that this year was the year we got to go. We knew travelling with our little one would mean that we needed a great hotel for our stay in Tokyo. After much research we decided that the Conrad Tokyo was the hotel for us.  So as we got off our twelve hour flight I couldn’t wait to check into our luxury.  View Post

Eat, sleep, breathe Kings Cross, London 

Eat, sleep, breathe Kings Cross, London 

Kings Cross is a place many people associate with journeys rather than as a destination in itself. But if you have a few hours to wile away waiting for your train or perhaps you want to explore a new area of  London then this guide to kings cross is for you!  View Post

What you see on a Baltic Cruise and the surprises it brought us

What you see on a Baltic Cruise and the surprises it brought us
Russia has always been high on my travel bucket list. I had always heard that visas could be problematic and as seasoned and avid cruisers we decided that a cruise to Russia was going to be a great option for us. So what do you see on a Baltic Cruise and is it worth doing?

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