The UK’s largest light festival returns to Durham in 2023 with a promise of being better than ever. To help plan your visit or inspire you to attend, this is my guide to Lumiere. Every two years, on four cold, dark nights of November, the… Read More »A Guide To Lumiere: Durham’s Light Festival 
After six years of the X-T2, I was due an upgrade and what a worthwhile upgrade the Fujifilm X-T5 was. I’m here after 12 months of use to share my Fujifilm X-T5 long term review. Well, here we are then. An entire year has now… Read More »Fujifilm X-T5 Long Term Review: 12 Months of Pure Joy
Tynemouth is a surprising gem on the North-East’s coastline making it a must-visit for both locals and those from further afield. To help inspire your next trip, these are the most incredible things to do in Tynemouth. For those of us lucky enough to live… Read More »13 Brilliant Things To Do In Tynemouth
The second largest city in Cyprus, Limassol combines blue flag beaches and luxurious resorts with a historic old town and traditional Cypriot restaurants. Here’s my guide to spending one day in Limassol.
Paphos is a beautiful Mediterranean resort town on the West Coast of Cyprus and a perfect location for a sun-filled holiday. To help plan your trip, these are the best things to do in Paphos!
Probably the best and most-famous open air museum in the UK, Beamish Museum depicts life in the North-East of England from the 1820’s through to the 1950’s. This guide will take you through spending a day at Beamish Museum. In the green rolling hills of… Read More »The Perfect Day at Beamish Museum, Durham
A short walk from Durham’s city centre, lies a little secret garden and medieval hall. Now a National Trust property, I’ll guide you through a trip to Crook Hall Gardens Crook Hall Gardens has been a long standing favourite of visitors to Durham for many… Read More »A Trip to Crook Hall Gardens in Durham
One of the most popular cities in the country, York is easy to fall in love with for those that can see past its tourist hotspots. A good coffee can set you up for a long day exploring and this guide will show you the… Read More »The 11 Best Cafes and Coffee Shops in York
Catching a sight of this elusive Jurassic bird cannot be missed and so, with this guide, I’ll show you where to find wild cassowaries in Australia. The cassowary is unlike any other bird on planet earth. It is a prehistoric animal, having been around for… Read More »Where to Find Wild Cassowaries in Australia
The Troodos Mountains are known as the green heart of Cyprus and it’s not difficult to fall in love with this region. A recent road trip allowed the family to explore the delights of the Troodos Mountains in Cyprus and I’m here to show you… Read More »Exploring the Troodos Mountains in Cyprus