72 hours in Melbourne

It's not my first rodeo or my first visit to Melbourne, in fact, it's my fourth visit in the last 18 months! Last year, we had a fun 48 hours celebrating our double digit wedding anniversary, then I [Read More]

72 Hours in Lincoln

I love Lincoln and not just because it's my mum's adopted home town. Steeped in history and famous for it's medieval cathedral, Lincoln also has a castle (complete with Victorian prison and a copy of [Read More]

72 hours in Newcastle

Oh, what a jolly time we had when our visitors came to stay! We had an action packed time in Sydney seeing and doing all of the things and eating all of the things too! But inbetween all the fun and [Read More]

9 Things I Just Can’t Travel Without

Brought to you by Bupa Over the past year, I've had a lot of practice packing and unpacking my bags travelling at home and overseas. I like to think I'm a laid back traveller and I try not to stress [Read More]

48 Hours in London

Although  I grew up and lived most of my adult life in London, I rarely got to play tourist in my own town. On our recent trip to the motherland, we had just 48 hours to make the most of London and [Read More]

48 Hours in the Blue Mountains

Since I've been a wannabe minimalist, I'm all about experiences not things. This year for our birthdays we decided rather than gift each other presents that we neither want nor need, we would instead [Read More]

48 Hours in Edinburgh

I've wanted to go to Edinburgh for as long as I can remember. When I was a kid, my mum went to Edinburgh on business and brought me back a costume doll complete with kilts and bagpipes for my costume [Read More]

Taking Stock – June 2018

June has been a mega month full of fun, food, friends, family, frolics and a lot of motherland adventures. I've visited four different cities, slept in six different beds, sampled seven superior [Read More]