Istanbul – Turkey

Istanbul – Turkey

One of my favourite places to visit is Turkey, in particular Istanbul. Having visited Istanbul a number of times in all seasons, each experience has been completely different. For me Istanbul has a mystical chaotic charm which I fell in love with the minute I first visited. There is a constant buzz due to the [...]

The Wellesley – Jazz Evening

The Wellesley – Jazz Evening

  The Wellesley; beautifully restored before opening in 2012, this intimate luxury hotel adjacent to Hyde Park in London is the perfect place to escape the busy streets of the city. Its beautiful facade lures you in, where you can enjoy the many luxurious services of this glamorous boutique-grand hotel. After travelling to London from [...]

Borthwick Castle – Luxury Private Accommodation

Borthwick Castle – Luxury Private Accommodation

On a crispy winter morning I drive slowly through the Scottish countryside. I admire the rolling hills and often forget that just thirty minutes away from the centre of Edinburgh, we are surrounded with such tranquillity and beauty. In this quiet and serene valley I head to the impressive Borthwick Castle. Built in 1430 by [...]

48 Hours in Copenhagen 

48 Hours in Copenhagen 

Being only a 90 minute flight time from Edinburgh, the Danish capital of Copenhagen is the perfect weekend getaway for a quick stop of culture, history and (my favourite part) food! I recently visited for a few days on a quick budget trip and Copenhagen definitely made an impression on me. Leaving on the last flight from [...]

Key West – Florida

Key West – Florida

Around three hours south of Miami is the spectacular Florida Keys. I travelled to the most southern island; Key West. Driving down through the keys is an experience in itself. You navigate along the narrow road and cross the infamous 7 mile bridge. I travelled by coach along the meandering road with water on each [...]

Day Trips from Edinburgh

Day Trips from Edinburgh

Follow my blog with Bloglovin After another fun filled festival month, its hard to believe that its all over for yet another year. However, as the street entertainers say good bye and crowds disperse, please don’t think that Edinburgh and its surrounding areas have nothing more to offer. In fact this is the perfect time [...]

Turkish Gems – Turkey

Turkish Gems – Turkey

Do you ever close your eyes and imagine transporting yourself somewhere amazing, that's how I feel when I think of Turkey. I have been travelling to Turkey for over 10 years and each year I see something new, experience something better and come home with memories to cherish forever. I have seen places transform as [...]