Day Trips · Travel · England

Exploring Shakespeare’s Birthplace in Stratford-upon-Avon

A few weeks ago, I stayed in Stratford-upon-Avon at the Juliet Terrace for a long weekend. The plan was to explore all the Shakespeare locations as well as a few others. Shakespeare's Birthplace was the first place on the list. I have been a few times before, but this was Luke's first visit. We had… Continue reading Exploring Shakespeare’s Birthplace in Stratford-upon-Avon

Stays · Travel

Review: The Juliet Terrace in Stratford-upon-Avon

Nearly two weeks ago I celebrated my 25th birthday (exciting times) and to have something to look forward to, I decided to spend the weekend in Stratford-upon-Avon. I've always done day trips to go see all the Shakespeare related places, but this trip had something extra special planned - a trip to Salt, a fine… Continue reading Review: The Juliet Terrace in Stratford-upon-Avon

Asia · Travel

10 Reasons Why You Need to Visit Dubai!

Dubai is undoubtedly the world's most dynamic and visionary city. The city of Dubai has so many faces and something for every tourist. The skyscrapers and iconic landmarks that come to mind when we hear the name Dubai are just one of many impressive features of this city. With its ever-evolving nature, the emirate welcomes… Continue reading 10 Reasons Why You Need to Visit Dubai!

Castles · England · Travel · Wales

Exploring Buildwas Abbey in Shropshire – Review

Built: Buildwas was founded in 1135 Location: Nr Ironbridge, Telford, Shropshire, TF8 7BW History: Founded by the local bishop in 1135, it was sparsely endowed at the outset but enjoyed several periods of growth and increasing wealth: notably under Abbot Ranulf in the second half of the 12th century and again from the mid-13th century, when large… Continue reading Exploring Buildwas Abbey in Shropshire – Review

Travel

Why You Should Let Your Kids Go on an Overnight Trip With Their School

All parents know how great school trips can be for their kids, with even just the gleeful grins on their faces as they hop onto that coach enough reason for most parents to sign consent forms without question. As they reach secondary school age, though, most kids will bring home at least a form or… Continue reading Why You Should Let Your Kids Go on an Overnight Trip With Their School