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Demolition Derby In Kings Lynn

Last weekend we decided to check out Stock Car racing and a Demolition Derby. Verdict? Someone didn't tell us the spectators uniform was a high-vis jacket (everyone seemed to be wearing the), and I definitely should have put a couple of extra pairs of socks on as it was freezing! But the event itself was great!& The cars sped round the track slipping and sliding into each other and the walls, stand too close and ...

Hunstanton Christmas Day Swim

This year Christmas Morning was chilly. I lost any sanity I possessed and decided to join around 150 other crazy people in running into the sea. Yes, the British sea, at a warm 5 degrees. It's part of an annual event in Hunstanton and it seemed very popular; apparently there were a few thousand people watching us crazy folk too! All swimmers raise money for charity and don some fancy dress. The winners were a ...

Super easy recipe for Scottish Oatcakes With Cheddar Cheese

Guys, how good are Scottish Oatcakes? They're buttery, crumbly, just oh so very tasty. And the best thing? They're incredible easy to make and you probably have all the ingredients at home already! My Mum bought home a pack of oatcake men which got gobbled up within seconds. So I used the following recipe to create a few more Scottish Oatcakes that would feed my cravings for more. These have some cheddar cheese in them ...

27 of the best things to do in Florence

Ah, Florence. This beautiful Tuscan city on the river Arno is a popular destination and it's easy to see why. There's great food, impressive architecture, art, history and shopping. I hate to say it but there really is something for everyone. Whilst the list below covers some of the best things to do in Florence, Italy, there's so much more that is waiting to be discovered. Truly one of the best things you can do ...

Oslo #3 A Tale Of Two Breakfasts

Sunday in Oslo was filled with walking around various museums.these included modern art, design museum and the national gallery. The national gallery was virtually closed when we visited but they had left a little room open where some of Much's famous paintings could be found. You know the one, the man with hands either side of his face screaming (This one).  I'm not suggesting with the title of this post that we had two breakfasts ...

A guide to visiting the Holmenkollen ski jump in Oslo

Standing on top of a mountain north of Oslo in Norway is the Holmenkollen Ski Jump. A trip up here should definitely be on your list of things to do in Oslo. Oh, and don’t worry, I’m not suggesting you should jump it! As you’ll see visiting the Holmenkollen Ski Jump is a chance to get great views of Oslo, enjoy some traditional Norwegian dishes and learn more about the history of ski jumping. If ...

An Oslo Weekend #1

On Friday morning I was up before dawn and headed in the direction of Stanstead airport for an anniversary trip to Oslo! After an extra hour's sleep on the plane and a little bit on the train between Rygge and Oslo, I was ready to start of the weekend with an afternoon of exploring what this Norwegian country has to offer - and it seems we timed it perfectly with the beautiful autumn colours and ...

26 Things to do in Geneva WITHOUT needing a banker’s salary

When I finished up my year of living in Grenoble, my parents and sister came to pick me up and we took the long way home. We travelled from France to Florence, then on to Geneva in Switzerland to stay with family friends. During this short trip, I got to experience some of the best things to do in Geneva. Yes, it's a notoriously expensive city, but it doesn't have to cost you a fortune. ...

23 of the best things to do on a weekend in Lyon, France

When I lived in Grenoble I took a trip out to Lyon a couple of times. These two French cities are pretty close by but Lyon is far more cosmopolitan with more shopping, Michelin star restaurants in Lyon and more. If you're planning a weekend in Lyon or a holiday in Lyon then check out this list of things to see in Lyon for your Lyon itinerary. About Lyon Lyon is France’s third largest city ...

A guide to Borough Market in London.

If you’ve never been to London before then Borough Market should be on your list of places to visit for your London trip. Borough Market is a bustling market filled with stalls selling produce from all over the UK and beyond. It’s London’s most well-known market and, because of that, it’s also super busy. Especially around lunchtime and expect crowds at Borough Market on Saturday. There are so many delicious places to eat in Borough ...