Category Archives: UK

Baubles, tinsel and travel…

It’s the season for sparkle, fairy lights and tinsel; one thing I love to collect from trips abroad is Christmas decorations.  I don’t often purchase many souvenirs from trips, as I am sometimes limited on luggage space so Christmas decorations are great as they are usually small and easy to pack.  I love getting them back out

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Camping, hiking and pasty eating in the Purbecks…

I love exploring locally; sometimes I think it’s easy to forget what’s on the doorstep.  So having had withdrawal symptoms from campervan living in California and with the weekend free, Matt and I decided to head to the Purbecks in our van for a mini adventure.  The Isle of Purbeck or the Purbecks for short

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All aboard the big green bus…the ultimate glamping retreat!

As I mentioned in last weeks post Gone Glamping I turned 30 on Thursday!  It was a four-day celebration including a meal out with friends and family and a pub lunch the following day.  The main event was a stay on The Big Green Bus with Matt and our lovely friends Sam and Graham. The bus is

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Gone Glamping…

Somewhere in the middle of the Sussex Downs in the rolling countryside sits a glamping field and in that field sits The Big Green Bus…that’s where I’m heading tomorrow for my 30th birthday celebrations! Turning 30 is pretty exciting and I wanted to do something different, so celebrating with my best friends and husband Matt,

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Portsmouth Life Magazine – Glamping article

In the latest edition of Portsmouth Life magazine I explore Glamping in the UK.  I really enjoyed writing this article as if you are a follower of my blog you will have seen from earlier posts that I love nothing more than parking up our campervan in a field or by the beach for a

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Beach Hut Living…

This year I’m really trying to make the most of what the UK has to offer. As well as continuing to explore the rest of the world I’m enjoying visiting new places in my own country.  (My last trip was a lovely long weekend in Cornwall.)  A trip to the tiny seaside town of Shaldon

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