A short break in Bronte country

As well as our trips abroad we try and have a few breaks each year nearer home, normally in a dog friendly cottage with our dog Odie. Our favourite destination is the Lake District, this…

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Weekend guide: Stratford-Upon-Avon – what to see & do

What’s the first thing you think of when you hear Stratford-Upon-Avon? Shakespeare is often top of the list and whilst there’s plenty of Shakespeare related places and activities to keep you occupied, there’s much more…

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London weekend itinerary – Christmas family visit

London is one of, if not my favourite city in the world. I often get asked by friends and family for a recommended London weekend itinerary. Where to stay, where to eat, what to see…

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Day trip around beautiful North Wales

Following our recent stay in Pale Hall (for review click here) we decided to pay a visit to some of our favourite parts of North Wales, before heading home. Bala to Llyn Celyn We woke…

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Review: Palé Hall Hotel, Llandderfel, North Wales

We have been fortunate to have stayed at Palé Hall Hotel twice in the past month. I recently did a review of the restaurant (click here), and promised a hotel review to follow. Location Palé Hall…

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