• Getting back to nature.

    We are quite lucky where we live there is a beautiful woodland walk close by and plenty of countryside to explore a short drive away and nothing makes me happier or calmer than taking a stroll outdoors. At this time of year the woodland is bursting with bluebells and cow parsley, the smell of wild garlic and sounds of the…

  • Beautiful Wales

    I stumbled across this hotel about 5 years ago, we had visited Conwy in North Wales a few times on Summer days out and looking across the estuary opposite the magnificent Conwy Castle was Deganwy Quay Hotel and Spa. After a trip around the bay to Deganwy I instantly fell in love with the place. The hotel itself is situated…

  • London Weekend Trip.

    Theres nothing I like better at this time of year than to get away for a few days. For most of us its been months since our summer holidays and the Christmas break is still weeks away so November is the perfect time to unwind and relax a little. When staying in the UK I’m pretty much a creature of habit,…