Hitchin, where I have lived for over 10 years is located mid-point between London and Cambridge. It is a typical market town and I’ve written another blog post about what an amazing place it is to live. What is also has is great countryside and paths for running. These are some of the best in […]
Cat Cafes are straight of of Singapore via Japan and now London. Londons first was In the form of Dinahs Cat Emporium but there are now a few in London. We chose to visit the London Cat Village in Shoreditch. The concept is simple, drink tea and juice with cake and cats. Booking is easy and […]
After a tough week with the death of a family pet we really needed to get away from it all but without travelling too far. From where we live in Hertfordshire we are blessed with great links both in to London and beyond. We choose a 2 hour car journey to the Suffolk coast and […]
To not be able to see a BBC commercially funded web site unless you are abroad seems really odd. If I was pitching my site and said i was going to exclude 60 million people as they lived in the UK and therefore were not international i’d be shot down in flames by the investor. Especially when the site is in English!
Burgh Island is like something out of an Agatha Christie novel and is in fact true. We stayed there for a night and it seems a throwback to a different age. It was a bolt hole for the rich and famous during the 1930’s, with the likes of Noel Coward being a notable guest. We […]
My family lives on what can only be one of the best coastlines in England if not Europe, the Dorset coastline. To be more precise around Poole and Bournemouth. You can get here by train and is around 2 hours from London. The Sandbanks peninsula is one of the most expensive areas to live in […]
If you are visiting England or live here and fancy a weekend away then look no further than Hitchin, a small market town 30 miles north of London on the East Coast Mainline. It’s been voted the 9th best town in the UK to live, James Bay the musician comes from here and Bob Hope […]