Top 5 Places to Visit in the North of England

Ah the North of England. I might be biased since I’ve lived here all my life, but I really don’t think you’ll find a better place on the planet. With phenomenal scenery, stunning architecture and friendly people, there are tonnes of fantastic places you can visit up North. Here’s my top 5 places I reckon everyone should have on their UK Bucket List.

An A to Z List of Travel Essentials

Whether you’re a seasoned traveller or heading out on your very first trip, there will inevitably be something you forget (or almost forget…) to pack.

So here’s my handy A-Z guide of every travel essential you will need for your next adventure!

My 6 Favourite Hostel Experiences

Hostels are such a great option for a safe and inexpensive accommodation. If you’re a solo traveller, they’re a great choice for getting to meet new people and to get to know the area.
So I thought I’d share my top 6 hostels from my travels around the world…

7 Quotes to Inspire You to Travel Solo

Solo Travel is a great thing. It allows you to discover the world on your own terms, learn about yourself, and make the memories that you want to make. When you Solo Travel, the world really is your oyster. So I though I’d share 7 of my favourite Solo Travel quotes to inspire you toContinue reading “7 Quotes to Inspire You to Travel Solo”

DIY First Aid Kit: What to Pack

Store bought first aid kits are great, but I always find that there’s never enough of the things you actually need. I always tend to make up my own first aid kit so I know I have everything I possibly need. So, without further ado, here’s my guide on what to pack in your own DIY first aid kit.

Chernobyl, Ukraine

One of our main reasons for visiting Ukraine was to head to Chernobyl. It’s always been on my radar and so I was determined to try and visit the site whilst we were travelling around Eastern Europe. We visited Chernobyl with a tour group called Chernobyl Tour, who run various tours within the exclusion zone.Continue reading “Chernobyl, Ukraine”

Stray New Zealand: An Honest Review

Whilst we’ve been in lockdown, I’ve been reminiscing about the trips I’ve taken, and the sights I’ve seen. In 2018 I was in New Zealand, having the trip of a lifetime. I experienced so many unique things, made friends for life and fell in love with the people, the wildlife and the country. So IContinue reading “Stray New Zealand: An Honest Review”

An Ultimate Guide to: Kyiv, Ukraine

Kyiv is a phenomenal city. Through out its history it was been used as a port and was the first Eastern Slavic State. Since World War Two, the city – and country – has worked hard to redevelop and expand it’s economic, cultural and tourist departments.

An Ultimate Guide to: Barnard Castle, UK

Barnard Castle is a little market town in County Durham (located in the North-East of England). It’s the town I grew up in, went to primary school in, and have worked in for years. It’s the town I do life in. Full of culture, history and breath-taking landscapes, Barney (as us locals call it) isContinue reading “An Ultimate Guide to: Barnard Castle, UK”