Historic Abbeys in Yorkshire -14 pretty ruins to visit

Whitby Abbey in Yorkshire overlooking the sea

Yorkshire seems to conjure up images of rolling countryside, farmland and picturesque villages with stone cottages. Many people might be surprised that it has an abundance of ruined abbeys to visit too! When I lived in Yorkshire I was always been attracted to the romantic nature of these ruins and would visit whenever we found … Read more

19 fun things to do near Stonehenge, England

If you’re looking for things to do near Stonehenge in the county of Wiltshire, England then I’ve got some good news for you – there’s a lot to do in the area! Stonehenge draws in visitors from around the world to marvel at it’s mystery. Many people just come, visit Stonehenge and then leave but … Read more

13 of the most unusual places to stay in Yorkshire

When looking for somewhere to stay in Yorkshire you’ll be inundated with stone built cottages with pretty views. Awesome right? But what if you wanted something with a LOT more character? Somewhere unique, somewhere really unusual for your Yorkshire getaway. Well, I’ve got your back there, I’ve been scouring some of the best vacation rental … Read more

Your guide to visiting Avebury Stone Circle and village in Wiltshire

Avebury Stone Circle is one of the most impressive bits of ancient history in England, but did you know that it’s actually the largest megalithic stone circle in the world?   Many people rate the standing stones even higher than Stonehenge, and it’s not surprising since you can get up close and personal with the … Read more

Things to do in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

Bury St Edmunds could just be another small English town if you didn’t know any better and honestly, up until recently I was none the wiser too, but I’ll let you in on the secret now – it’s a gorgeous town, with lots to do and I definitely recommend spending some time there if you … Read more