Days out in the UK: Whitstable, England’s Oyster Bay, the Pearl of Kent

Just 10 minutes away from Canterbury is the bohemian seaside town of Whitstable, famous for its oysters and shingle beaches.  This charming port offers a wide range seafood restaurants, picturesque lanes, artisanal bakeries, boutique shops and art… View Post

Days out in the UK: The old market town of Bradford on Avon

I have recently started a mission to try and see more of the UK by way of weekend getaways. One of my latest discoveries was the charming old market town of Bradford on Avon. Until… View Post

Days out in the UK: idyllic Cotswolds village Bourton on the Water

Almost two decades in the UK, I’ve finally become British. What does the average Brit do when the sun comes out? Why, go to the waterside of course. Any water would do: rivers, lakes, springs… View Post

Ten things to do in South Devon, the British Riviera

Whoever turns their nose up at the British seaside, point them no further than South Devon, aptly named the British Riviera. With charming little towns such as Torquay Paignton and Brixham, miles of coastal walks… View Post

Heavenly tastes and sinful temptations at Angels Tea Rooms in Babbacombe

Shamefully, it took me living in the UK for two decades before I finally made it to Devon for a weekend getaway. And what to do when it the county famed for cream tea and… View Post