Bruges architecture belgium Bruges in 3 days

Bruges in 3 days

Bruges was on the travel wish list for quite a while. Belgium is one of the closest European countries to us and I’d heard tales of this perfectly preserved medieval city that was small enough to visit in a wee...
Lake Windermere

A little bit of posh in the Lake District

Our regular trips to the Lake District in Cumbria normally involve a little cottage, walking boots and the odd pub to curl up in after a hard day on the Fells. When Travelzoo approached us about trialling one o...
The Humber Bridge

Hull – the 2017 UK City of Culture

February’s ‘Take 12 Trips’ was somewhat more glamorous than what we had initially planned so we were a bit more budget conscious when planning what to do in March. We decided to stay close to home and just have...
Brooklyn Bridge Park on a gorgeous Saturday morning

New York City the second time around

New York City was our first visit to the United States just 4 years ago when Paul took me as a lovely birthday gift one freezing cold February. What is staggering to me is that in the 4 years since we’ve spent ...