Pedalling Pembrokeshire

Fancy an abundance of sandy beaches, cycle tracks, historic castles, brewed ale and delicious locally-sourced food this summer? Then take a closer look at Pembrokeshire, one of the UK’s sandiest  destinations. I’m generally up for it when it comes to exploring countryside by bike and foot, so a weekend in Pembrokeshire seemed like the perfect … More Pedalling Pembrokeshire

Fancy an urban Parisian culture fix this summer? Le Voyage a Nantes celebrates arts, culture and community regeneration…

It’s time to start planning the summer jollies and if you’re a community festival and street art junkie like me, the citywide arts festival, Le Voyage a Nantes, which runs from 1st July – 27th August may be right up your street. Set on the Loire River in one of France’s most dynamic and creative … More Fancy an urban Parisian culture fix this summer? Le Voyage a Nantes celebrates arts, culture and community regeneration…

Countryside Hot Spot: Ullswater, Lake District, Cumbria

There is nothing quite like a weekend in the Lake District and for me, each visit always feels like the first.  With the title England’s prettiest lake, Ullswater does not disappoint. Situated in the north east of the District, it is the second largest lake, nine miles long and three-quarter’s of a mile wide.  The … More Countryside Hot Spot: Ullswater, Lake District, Cumbria

Toe-tap, knee-slap: Maverick

Maverick festival is a bitter-sweet combination of Americana and Bluegrass music, mouth-watering food, smooth southern cocktails, beer on tap, farm animals, and cowboy hats. ‘The best in roots music from both sides of the Atlantic’…… maverickfestival.co.uk Based at East Farm Park in the rolling green hills of Suffolk, this cosy music festival provides the perfect … More Toe-tap, knee-slap: Maverick