A guide to visiting Trogir and Šibenik

(This post about visiting Trogir and Sibenik was updated in September 2019)   If you are holidaying in Croatia visiting Trogir and/or Sibenik is a very doable option from Split. They are both UNESCO World Heritage Sites (in Šibenik it is the cathedral that is listed) and in my opinion are both well worth visiting if you […]

Ultimate guide to UK train travel (everything you need to know!)

Traveling by train is always my preferred method to get from A to B. Myself and my husband have traveled extensively around the world by train and in particular in the UK. To help visitors understand the rail system in the UK I have asked my husband to write this article which will address questions […]

12 most beautiful villages in England you have to visit (includes map)

Deciding which beautiful villages and towns to visit in England can be difficult as there are just so many to choose from. After living in England for over 30 years I have traveled extensively (by train where possible) from the rugged beauty of Northumberland in the north-east to the picturesque fishing villages of the Cornwall […]

A guide to the top 5 things to do in Nottingham

Mention the city of Nottingham and for most people the name that springs to mind is that of Robin Hood the legendary re-distributor of wealth in times gone by. If Nottingham is a city which you have yet to visit (or even considered adding to your UK itinerary) prepare to find why it is a […]

Ultimate guide to things to do in Prague in winter

(This post about visiting Prague in winter was updated in September 2019)   Prague is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe and whilst it is lovely to visit in summer it becomes a fairytale destination during the winter months.    If you are wondering what to do in Prague in winter (or even […]

A Complete Guide to the Golden Round Trip to Mount Pilatus Lucerne Switzerland

Golden round trip to Mount Pilatus featured by top international travel blogger, Tracy's Travels in Time

When you visit Switzerland you are genuinely spoilt for choice for mountains to climb and amazing views to admire! One of my favourite excursions from Lucerne in Switzerland is the golden round trip to Mount Pilatus. This is a day trip from Lucerne which involves trains, boats, gondolas and more – a truly wonderful way to see […]