7 Active Things To do in Lake Bled

The Bled area in Slovenia is renowned for it’s picturesque landscape and plentiful summer activities. Situated in the Julian Alps of the North West region of Slovenia, Lake Bled is a favourite with families and also with couples tying the knot. What drew me to the area was the amount of outdoor active things to … Continue Reading

MY TOP 5 Luxury Spa Adventures for the Bank Holiday

So it’s only five days until the Bank Holiday weekend in the UK (just in case you didn’t know),  and it’s not too late to plan a last minute getaway (they are my favourite type). No need to spend time researching where to do, I’ve done it all for you. Here are my top 5 luxury … Continue Reading

HOW TO: Hike Snowdonia in Wales

Last weekend, my girlfriend Portia and I set off for a weekend of mountain fresh air and a hiking adventure to Wales. Snowdonia was our destination and we were roaring for an active weekend getaway. Situated in the Northern part of Wales, Snowdonia is a national park of 2,130 km2  and is a hikers’ playground. The name … Continue Reading

HIKING + YOGA in GERMANY, August Bank Holiday Weekend

Last August bank holiday weekend, I spent 3 beautiful days in the mountains on the border of Germany and Austria. I hiked, yoga’d and swam in fresh water lakes. I watched the sunset over the gorgeous hills and listened to the cowbells echo throughout the valley. The scenery was some of the most picturesque places I’ve ever … Continue Reading

LUXURY BOUTIQUE HOTEL: Explore Bulgaria with Villa Gella

Have you been to Bulgaria? Neither had I. However, I was lucky enough to be invited to stay at the luxury Villa Gella over the past week to experience all that it had to offer. I’m always up for an adventure and when the invitation mentioned luxury villa, mountains and hiking, I could not resist. … Continue Reading

RETREAT REVIEW: A weekend with Pause Escapes

As I write this blog post, I’m sitting on the train back to London after 3 days of heavenly retreat bliss with Pause Escapes. I can’t tell you how relaxed I feel after this long weekend in the country. Something about the fresh country air makes me feel at ease and the combination of relaxation and … Continue Reading