Britain is a relatively small country and therefore it makes the ideal place to do a road trip. Every summer my mother and I would go to visit my grandma in Plymouth, which was a 4-6 hour drive from Manchester depending on the traffic. I used to really look forward to those road trips because [...]
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If you’re in the UK but you don’t want to venture too far afield for a vacation, then the Isle of Wight is the perfect option for a quick getaway. Just 6 miles off the coast of England, the Isle of Wight is easily accessible by ferry and if you like the outdoors, there are [...]
Now that summer’s here you’ll probably be thinking about a well-deserved holiday. After working hard for the first part of the year everyone needs some time to unwind and recharge. I’m always drawn back to Salcombe in Devon, which is nestled on the Kingsbridge Estuary. Staying in a holiday home in or around Salcombe gives [...]
The following is a guest post written by Ariane Franke. “Climbing is the only cure for gravity. The rhythm of heart and lungs of legs and cranks the whisper of chain and gears of tires on pavement form a mantra that chants There is no past no future there only is.” (October Warm by [...]
People have different ideas when it comes to their ideal holiday; some try to cram in as much as they possibly can, which can result in needing another holiday to get over the last one, and others like to treat their holiday as a break from their usual environment and spend it relaxing. London is [...]
These days when I visit London it is usually just for conferences, business meetings, or to visit friends. But what if I were from another country and I had never been to London before? Here I’ve put together a list of tips and things to do on your first time in London. Getting Around The [...]
New York or London? If you had to visit one, which would it be? Although London is the capital of my home country, I have to say I really loved New York. I found it cheaper to get around by public transport or taxi, and despite what I heard about New Yorkers being a bit [...]
The South West of England has been a favourite of holidaymakers for centuries. With miles of beautiful countryside and golden beaches to explore along with a wide range of attractions to visit, there is certainly something here for everyone. There are many different types of holiday accommodation in the South West but one of the [...]
As one of the most popular attractions that London has to offer, its West End theatre experience is truly an unforgettable one. With so many shows and performances to choose from, across a plethora of theatres and venues, you can be sure to find something to suit your tastes. Whether you are filling a pre-booked [...]
Who is this Pommie chick?
I'm a British girl from Manchester and I have been traveling solo since 2008. After graduating from university I decided there was more to life than the hours between 9 and 5, so I packed my journalism degree into my suitcase to travel the world and work remotely. I hope to inspire you to be your own boss, live life and travel the world.