MIddlethorpe Hall and spa, York in winter

An enchanting stay at Middlethorpe Hall and Spa, York

Upon pulling up at Middlethorpe Hall and Spa I instantly felt like I was in an episode of Downton Abbey. A friendly older gentleman came out to help with our bags which were swiftly taken up to our room, whilst another young man checked us in. Middlethorpe Hall has been lovingly restored to its former […]

5 reasons to visit San Francisco in 2017

5 reasons to visit San Francisco in 2017

If you were to ask me where I might like to live, what city I recommend whole heartedly, San Francisco always comes up near the top. It is a city filled with culture, with art, with incredible food, views, well known landmarks and lots of friendly Californians. It is a perfect mix of the California […]

10 most instagrammed places in the world

The top 10 most instagrammed places in the world

If you aren’t aware, today is what is less affectionately known as Blue Monday. Possibly the most depressing day of the year around the world! The day when everyone’s credit card bills from Christmas may be coming out, before they are paid, The day when we’re all feeling a bit chubby from the Christmas/New Year […]

She Gets Around, January plans. Baxter the Legend

Getting around in January

Are we really almost a week through 2017 already? So I am a week into the year and I still don’t have a single flight booked to foreign lands. I’m starting to get minor cabin fever, I normally have at least my next trip booked but right now everything is still ‘to be confirmed’. Still […]

new years resolutions you can keep 2017

New Year’s Resolutions… you can keep

Another year almost over! How fast has this year gone? and just how crazy has it been?! Last year I set myself four resolutions and I am pleased to say I have succeeded in achieving 3 out of 4! Two I fully achieved and two I half achieved, making three I bought a house… 1 […]

She Gets Around Travel Plans 2017

My Travel Plans 2017

How is it December already? Seriously what happened to 2016. It seems to have flown by. I have decided to do my travel plans for 2017 before I review the last year, as the year isn’t over yet, but of course I am already making plans for the New Year. 2017 is going to be […]