Top 10 gifts for outdoor lovers and travel addicts

Top 10 gifts for outdoor lovers and travel addicts

Are you wondering what would make the perfect gift for the outdoor lover or travel enthusiast in your life? From stocking fillers to something more substantial that will inspire the hidden all-weather hiker in you or your loved one, here are some great gift ideas plus...
24 hours in the New Forest and a stay at the historic Bell Inn

24 hours in the New Forest and a stay at the historic Bell Inn

As a small herd of donkeys cross the road in front of us we stop the car. I wind down my window and as the group wanders by, one sticks it head in to say hello. We’re nose-to-nose. He’s completely unfazed by our giggling and cooing but soon moves on when...
CabinZero Review: is this the best carry-on backpack?

CabinZero Review: is this the best carry-on backpack?

I do love being able to fly with just cabin luggage. Why? It saves money, it saves time and, unlike a checked-in suitcase, it is very unlikely to go missing and end up in the wrong country! However, I do find it hard to fit everything in, especially with all my...
Samsonite Neopulse Suitcase Review

Samsonite Neopulse Suitcase Review

When Duifhuizen bags & travel asked me if I’d like to select a bag or backpack from their online store to review, I knew immediately which item I was interested in — a Samsonite suitcase. Why Samsonite? Having previously owned a Samsonite...
Best travel clothes for women

Best travel clothes for women

When I’m travelling,  I need clothes that will be comfortable and practical, as well as look good. Ideally, they should pack down small and not crease and, for long trips where I may need to do some washing, dry quickly. Waterproofs should be just that....
Lava BrightSounds 2 Bluetooth Speaker Review and Giveaway

Lava BrightSounds 2 Bluetooth Speaker Review and Giveaway

From charging your phone to playing music all night to lighting your way home, the Lava BrightSounds 2 Bluetooth speaker come power bank come LED light is a must-have for festival goers and outdoor lovers this summer. And I have one to give away to a lucky reader!...
Park House Hotel and Spa, a well kept Sussex secret

Park House Hotel and Spa, a well kept Sussex secret

With a view of the rolling South Downs, Park House Hotel is a fabulous family-run Edwardian country house hotel from the Best Loved Hotels collection. Despite living just a half hour drive away all my life, I never knew it existed. Even the name of the village it is...
5 Steps to the perfect weekend in Swanage, Dorset

5 Steps to the perfect weekend in Swanage, Dorset

As we drove into Swanage the sun was shining. Pretty stone cottages lined the streets. Beyond the houses, rolling green hills gave way to the cliffs of the Jurassic Coast, formed hundreds of millions of years ago – a UNESCO World Heritage Site, popular with...
An indulgent 48 hours in Venice

An indulgent 48 hours in Venice

As dusk falls and the sky darkens through ever deepening shades of blue, we wind our way through the labyrinth of canals. Turning a corner, the beautiful Rialto Bridge comes into view – it’s my first sight of the Grand Canal. What could be more romantic...

Pin It on Pinterest