Postcards from Pena Palace | Lisbon

Some tips for visiting Pena Palace from Lisbon: The train from Lisbon is super cheap, around €5 for a return ticket. Trains run twice an hour, they get pretty busy so get there early to avoid standing for 45 minutes When you arrive in Sintra, there are quite a few options for what to do,…

The cutest shop in Amsterdam

Before I go on holiday I always like to check out Instagram and find the “most instagramable” places to go to, to get the best photos. I came across Polaberry and thought it looked so cute and knew I had to visit it whilst I was in Amsterdam. Inside the shop they had a hanging…

My Year: 2018

January In January I visited Bournemouth for one night with my mum as a birthday trip, this is near enough an annual trip for us as we have been going since I was born. I then also decided to have a trip out of the country for my birthday as well and visit Paris with…

Porto Travel Diary

Last month I jetted off to Porto, Portugal for a couple of days of sunshine before the winter hits. Day 1 We arrived late in the afternoon so we headed down to the waterfront and to the bridge to take some quick photos before heading to Hard Rock Cafe for dinner. Day 2 We purchased…

A Postcard from Positano

When I booked my holiday to Naples I had no idea that going to visit Positano would even be possible, that being said it was a little bit out the way but well worth the visit! The photos I got here were some of my favourites from the whole trip! Positano is such a pretty…

A magical day in Disney Land Paris

Every year for my birthday my best friend and I like to take a little trip, this year’s trip was to Paris and more importantly Disney Land! I had not been to Paris in about 7 and the last time I had been to Disney was in LA in 2011 so it was a long…

What to do between Christmas and New Year

This is the question I’m sure everyone asks and is thinking about, I work in a school so I have the whole of the festive period off, but this means I need to make the most of it and do something every day. But of course, the 4 and a bit days between Christmas ending…

The cutest cake shop: Peggy Porshen Cupcakes 

A few weeks ago during the summer I made it my mission to get to the infamous Peggy Porshen Cupcake shop! This place has been on my hit list for the longest time and finally I went!  This place is an Instagramers paradise and you can see why! When we arrived there was luckily only…

My Thomson Holiday Disaster

Today’s blog post is dedicated to the first 3 days of my supposedly relaxing summer holiday. Background So, myself and my mum had booked a week away on the Portuguese island of Madeira as soon as we had both broke up from work for summer. A couple of weeks prior to our departure we received…

A day in London 

Yesterday I surprised my best friend with tickets to see Wicked the musical for her birthday. We got the train into London (after Starbucks off course). I tried the Strawberries & Cream Frappe for the first time, I don’t know if I would have it again but it was really nice and refreshing (I prefer…

A Weekend In Berlin, Germany 

Back in January my Mum and I went to Berlin for the weekend to celebrate my birthday. We flew out early on the Saturday morning and flew back late Sunday night. We were expecting it to be very cold, but on the scale of coldness I don’t think it was that cold even though it…