Category Archive: England

10 quick ideas on what to do in Brighton

Brighton is probably the UK’s best known seaside city, and after just two days I understood why this place is so popular. It’s just a short train ride from central London – and… Continue reading

Unique Accommodation: Luxury hostel-boat at Bristol Harbour

Like I have mentioned in a previous blog post about Bristol, this city’s open-mindedness, atmosphere and diversity has really caught me – so I was excited when I discovered that it had also… Continue reading

3 must-visit bookshops for true literature-lovers

There’s nothing like getting lost in a bookshop – no matter the size. And if my girlfriend looses track of me while shopping, she knows that the section dedicated to travel literature might… Continue reading

5 reasons to visit Cheddar …only one of them is cheese!

Yes, Cheddar is a real place… not just a type of cheese. It’s a village in the beautiful Somerset county in Southern England, and although most famous for the cheese originating from here,… Continue reading

Unique accommodation: Classy, artsy and old school near Brighton

In a lovely, residential quarter in Hove neighbouring Brighton, The Claremont offers a comfortable and multifunctional guesthouse full of art and inspiration. A Victorian villa with a welcoming vibe – just a few… Continue reading

Live from… Bath: Until next time sweetheart

It’s never easy to say goodbye. It’s actually one of the only downsides of travelling. Saying goodbye to people and places. So I always like to leave the doors open and replace goodbye… Continue reading

Brighton from a new perspective: British Airways i360

Imagine if you could board a transparent UFO and see your city from the sky? You can if you live in Brighton, just a one hour journey from London and 30 minutes from… Continue reading

Upfest 2017: A creative tsunami in South Bristol

Since 2008 an annual tsunami of colour and creativity has flushed through the streets of Bristol in Southern England. An ‘Urban Paint Festival’ named UPFEST that was just held again this past weekend… Continue reading

Live from… Bath: A new home in South England

For a long time I’ve been dreaming about a great place to write. A quiet place with the right atmosphere – a room with a view. And now I have it. At least… Continue reading

Liverpool: A daytrip to “Beatleville”

When I travel I try to make the most of it and see as much as possible – so when I found myself with an open train pass and a few hours to… Continue reading