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You Sher-wood like Nottingham, England

July 20, 2019 4 min read

I’ve spent a lot of time in Nottingham in recent years as I have family-based there, including my parents, though none are originally from the area.  The more I visit, the more I like it. I mostly spend my time […]

My Valencia City Favoritos

May 4, 2019 8 min read

I LOVE Valencia. The province is obviously fabulous, which is why I moved there, but the city is something special that I think is much underappreciated. I never get sick of going there. In fact, it feels a treat every […]

Lovely-jubbly Ljubljana

August 26, 2018 10 min read

First things first – even after I’d booked our trip, I didn’t know how to pronounce it. It’s Loob-lee-ah-nah. I had kept seeing the capital city of Slovenia, Ljubljana, popping up in articles about (not so) hidden gems and places […]

Lake Bled and beyond

August 25, 2018 3 min read

During our week-long stay in Ljubljana, we wanted to take the opportunity to see a little more of the country, especially Lake Bled. There seemed to be a multitude of ways to get there via organised trips and coaches etc […]

Simply Trieste

August 23, 2018 4 min read

We ended up on a very brief visit to Trieste, as it was the closest airport that you could fly to Valencia from, to get to Slovenia. The bus connections from this city are amazing – so many options. I’m […]

Plovdiv-inity in Bulgaria

June 28, 2018 8 min read

I’d stumbled across the magnificently named Plovidiv, in an article that hailed it the Chiang Mai of Europe. Having loved our time living in Chiang Mai and having a constant eye out for places that you can cheaply base yourself […]