Category: City Breaks

The 20 Very Best Things to Do in Tallinn, Estonia


1. Walk Through Viru Gate 2. Wander Old Town 3. Take a Free Walking Tour 4. Explore With the Tallinn Card 5. Wander Down Katariina käik 6. Get Your Hangover Cure at Europe’s Oldest Pharmacy 7. Have Coffee at Master’s Courtyard 8. Visit Tallinn Town Hall 9. Enjoy a Drink in the Town Square 10. Visit Freedom Square 11. Visit Alexander Nevsky Cathedral 12. Visit the Domed Church 13. Admire the Views From the Viewing Platforms 14. Visit Kiek in de Kök 15. Explore Balti Jaama Turg Market 16. Get Hipster at Creative City 17. Wonder at Tallinn’s Art Scene 18. Visit Port Noblessner 19. Visit Lennusadam Maritime Museum 20. Climb the Crumbling Tallinna Linnahall

The 15 Best Things to Do in Gothenburg, Sweden


Things to do in Gothenburg 1.Gothenburg Museum of Arts 2.Universeum 3.Gothenburg Botanical Garden 4.Admire the Views from Skansen Kronan 5.Visit Haga 6.Stroll Trädgårdsföreningen & Palm House 7.Cycle the Harbour 8.Indulge in Swedish Fika 9.Visit Gothenburg City Museum 10.Wonder at Feskekörka 11.Escape the Urban Sprawl 12.Thrill Seek at Liseberg 13.Explore a Warship 14.Visit the Volvo Museum 15.Experience the Peace of Gothenburg Archipelago

The 16 Very Best Things to Do in Shrewsbury


The 16 Very Best Things to Do in Shrewsbury. 1. Wander the Tudor Town Centre 2. Visit Shrewsbury Market Hall 3. Have Coffee at a Cat Café 4. Delve Into an Antiques Treasure Trove 5. Explore Prison Life at Shrewsbury Prison 6. Escape a Prison Cell 7. Visit Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery 8. Walk the River Severn 9. Go Canoeing 10. Visit Shrewsbury Castle & Soldier of Shropshire Museum 11. Climb Laura’s Tower 12. Visit Quarry Park & The Dingle 13. Take a Sabrina Boat Tour 14. Marvel at Shrewsbury Abbey 15. Enjoy a Night Out 16. Find the Deer at Attingham Park

The 10 Very Best Things to Do in Plymouth, Devon

10 things to do in Plymouth, England – Britain’s Ocean City. It was home to Me (Joel) for one month shy of 18 years. Growing up in Leeds, Plymouth was a long way from my birthplace. Leeds being over 300 miles away and landlocked! Stacey grew up in mid-Cornwall, 30 or so miles away and it was our joint home for almost six years.

A Year in Review 2021: Wrapping Up Our Trips & Achievements

-Year In Review 2021- We thought we’d put together a year in review 2021. It’s kind of travel-related but it’s about our lives as well as travel. You may not know the real ‘us’, so hopefully, this will shed some light on us, who we are, what we do and where we want to be […]

How to Complete the National 3 Peaks Challenge in 24 Hours

National 3 Peaks Challenge

As I type this, it’s a week on from our National 3 Peaks Challenge. This time last week we were en route from Ben Nevis to Scafell Pike in Bumper. The National Three Peaks Challenge was harder than I expected and I think I’m still feeling some of the effects from it…or it could just be work, who knows! Ha! I did the National Three Peaks Challenge to raise money for Kirkwood Hospice. To find out more about the challenge, read on!

Athens

Athens…We travelled during the Covid-19 pandemic. Was it doomed from the start? We think not, and we took the risk of travel corridors being shut while we were overseas. It’s been a long time since we jumped on a plane. We returned from Lisbon on the 3rd January and haven’t been on a plane since…until now.

Wonderful Warsaw

What do you do when you have a free weekend off and a couple of days off the following week? You book a weekend break to wonderful Warsaw, of course! Our most spontaneous trip to date! I booked the flights in my lunch break on Friday afternoon and we flew at 0610 the follow morning. It just so happened Joel had a week off and I didn’t but after mentioning this to my boss he asked if I wanted a couple of days off, to which I said ‘yes’.