24 hours in Reykjavik, Iceland

Our trip to Iceland began with a early morning flight at 6:30am from London to Reykjavik. The flight takes around 3 hours which was enough time for a small nap and some reading. Our first views of this little island were just after 8am (local time) and it looked intriguing and unknown and I felt very excited! The trip was a birthday present to myself, as who doesn’t love being in a new place for your birthday! I was a… View Post

Iceland – 4 wonderful days

We arrived back from a whirlwind 4 days in Iceland travelling around some of the south of the island. I will get to writing about what an awesome time we had (hopefully once I’ve finished the Canada coverage but I might dip in and out). For the meantime here is a few pictures as a taster.


Only 3 days, 9 hours, 57 minutes & 27 seconds until we head off to Iceland for a long weekend! Waterfalls, hot springs, epic scenery and birthday celebrations. Bliss!

Bucket List Item – River Cottage Experience

Imagine our delight when we opened our Christmas gift from one of my sister-in-laws to find a River Cottage card and a gift card enclosed. Bucket list item for a few years – now we had the perfect excuse to get one booked! So we did just that, signed up for a one day course for the beginning of May. After much discussion we decided on the River Cottage Experience day. It gave us a bit of everything, cookery, animals,… View Post

2015 Review (extremely late!!)

Post written back in April and never published until now!!!!  So this is very late and I intended on getting it out in January but it’s been a bit manic so it gradually got later and later until all of a sudden it was April! It may seem a bit pointless to review something so long ago but it was such a fantastic year and the turning point in my life with regards to prioritising travel. Holidays and adventures had… View Post