Attractions & Activities · Europe

Poppies: Weeping Window at Carlisle Castle

Carlisle Castle is located in the centre of Carlisle city, it's over 900 years old and for nearly 500 years, before the English and Scottish monarchies were united in 1603, the castle was the main fortress of England’s north-western border with Scotland. Until the 1960's it was also the headquarters of the Border Regiment, one of… Continue reading Poppies: Weeping Window at Carlisle Castle

Attractions & Activities · Europe

Kravice Waterfalls & Mostar, Bosnia & Herzegovina

Whilst in Dubrovnik, Croatia we took the opportunity to rent a car and visit Bosnia & Herzegovina. We picked our hire car up from the old town, Dubrovnik and set off on the beautiful coastal road heading north. Being my first time driving on the right hand side I was a little nervous but soon… Continue reading Kravice Waterfalls & Mostar, Bosnia & Herzegovina

Attractions & Activities · Europe

Visiting the Western Lake District with Mountain Goat

Explore all that the Western Lake District has to offer on this Mountain Goat High Adventure Tour leaving daily from Ambleside, Ings, Kendal, Staveley, Windermere & Bowness and Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from Braithwaite, Keswick & Portinscale. Setting off from Windermere on what some may say was the first day of spring we travelled past… Continue reading Visiting the Western Lake District with Mountain Goat

Attractions & Activities · Europe · United Kingdom

Robin Hoods Bay, Whitby & The Moors

Setting off from York on a chilly January morning we passed through the Yorkshire villages and towns towards Helmsley, it takes about 1 hours to get there. Helmsley is thought to be one of the oldest settlements in Yorkshire dating back 3000 years, this beautiful Yorkshire market town is the only market town in the North… Continue reading Robin Hoods Bay, Whitby & The Moors

Attractions & Activities · Oceania

Grampians National Park

After finally finishing our farm work in Narrandera we headed down to Melbourne and bought a second van!! Who would have thought - no more please! Our first stop in our new van was The Grampians National Park, Victoria. We set off from Geelong and it took about 2 hours to arrive in Halls Gap… Continue reading Grampians National Park

Attractions & Activities

Chiang Mai, Jungle Trek

Jungle trek, Chiang Mai, Thailand 10/10 We didn’t plan to spend as many days in Chiang Mai as we did but opted to stay and go on a 2 day jungle trek rather than go to Chiang Rai. We searched online and in the guesthouse for jungle treks but found the one we were looking… Continue reading Chiang Mai, Jungle Trek

Asia · Attractions & Activities · Food & Drink

REVIEW: Hanoi Street Food Tour, Hanoi

Hanoi Street Food Tour, Hanoi, Vietnam 10/10 We decided to book a food tour whilst being in Hanoi as the food is amazing in Vietnam and so different in the north and south! We looked on trip advisor and this tour was number 1 for obvious reasons! Our hotel was only round the corner from the… Continue reading REVIEW: Hanoi Street Food Tour, Hanoi