days out

Visiting Alnwick Castle

Visiting Alnwick Castle is something I have been wanting to tick off my wishlist for a while. Not only is it a gorgeous castle and grounds, but it’s Hogwarts. Yes, actual Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry! The first two Harry Potter films used Alnwick Castle as the school. And the Harry Potter geek in me needs to see it. I finally had my chance to wander around it during our Northumberland holiday.


April plans

I can’t believe it’s April already, HOW are we already 4 months into 2016?! It’s so nice though to be into British Summer Time, lighter nights just make me feel (more…)

Yorkshire Days Out wishlist

This year I made a Yorkshire days out wishlist of local places I’d like to visit this year, they will be ideal to go just for a day out and as they are all near to me they won’t be too expensive. I love travelling abroad and exploring different parts of the UK. Sometimes though it is good to be a tourist in your own area. There is so much we miss right on our doorstep as we tend to be too busy working and living our day to day lives to stop and notice.

Yorkshire days out wishlist