Climbing Ben Venue – the lesser known peak near Loch Katrine

In the last few years Calum and I have completely fallen in love with climbing mountains and hills in Scotland. You probably have noticed it here anyway…I genuinely believe it is one of the most exhilarating feelings in the world, standing on top of the hill. Ben Venue is perched right next to Loch Katrine…… Continue reading Climbing Ben Venue – the lesser known peak near Loch Katrine

West Highland Way (in 6 days) – Day 3. Rowardennan to Crianlarich 20.5miles/34km

The day 3, oh the day 3. It was so hard. I think it was the hardest day for me. We started off the day at Rowardennan hotel, after having a hearty breakfast we were out of the door by 8am. A few other people were leaving at that time (we actually ended up chatting…… Continue reading West Highland Way (in 6 days) – Day 3. Rowardennan to Crianlarich 20.5miles/34km

Road Trip in Devon & Cornwall. Part 3 – our last morning in Cornwall, Tate Museum and fairy tale like St Michael’s Mount

Day 3 – Tate Ives & St Michael’s Mount We had to drive back to London on this day but to extend our trip for a little bit more we decided do a few things in the morning before the big drive back home. Tate St Ives In the morning, we visited Tate ST Ives…… Continue reading Road Trip in Devon & Cornwall. Part 3 – our last morning in Cornwall, Tate Museum and fairy tale like St Michael’s Mount

ROAD TRIP IN DEVON & CORNWALL. PART 2 – the most southerly & westerly points, great coffee and engine houses

Day 2 – Porthleven, Lizard Point, Kynance Cove, The Minack Theatre, The Land’s End & Crowns Engine Houses. Our first night in Cornwall we spent in St Ives, as usual we stayed in Airbnb. I always find them to be much better value than hotels especially in the UK. Anyway, the first day was pretty long…… Continue reading ROAD TRIP IN DEVON & CORNWALL. PART 2 – the most southerly & westerly points, great coffee and engine houses

Road trip in Devon & Cornwall. Part 1 – Exeter, Okehampton Castle & The Lost Gardens of Heligan

If you have seen my previous post, you will know that in April we have finally travelled to Devon and Cornwall. It has been on my bucket list for long now. We drove to Exeter on Thursday night and stayed in a lovely hotel just on the outskirts of Exeter – The St George and…… Continue reading Road trip in Devon & Cornwall. Part 1 – Exeter, Okehampton Castle & The Lost Gardens of Heligan

Beautiful Cornwall in spring – our three day trip

It does feel like a long time ago, almost previous life that we went to Cornwall. But it was in April which is only 4 months ago. We booked the trip to celebrate Calum’s birthday, I think I’ve given him my thing of not being able to celebrate my birthdays at home. I never had…… Continue reading Beautiful Cornwall in spring – our three day trip