What to do in England – 80 quintessentially English experiences to add to your itinerary

Are you planning a vacation to the UK? Are you wondering what to do in England to add to your itinerary? Would you like to do some quintessentially English things on your trip to tick off your UK bucket list? As a Brit born and bred who has spent time living all over the world I know […]

Stay at The Etherleigh – A fabulous bed and breakfast in Bridlington

This post was updated in 2019 Are you looking for a fabulous Bed and Breakfast in Bridlington? Then look no further. In this post not only will you find out all about the Etherleigh Guest House – a highly recommended Bed and Breakfast in Bridlington – but also all about things to do in Bridlington itself. This […]

9 Best Books about England to Read Before you Visit

Best books about England featured by top international travel blogger, Tracy's Travels in Time

Are you looking for a selection of great books to read before traveling to England or perhaps books to read while in England? Either way I have come up with a fantastic selection of some of the best English novels and more for you to peruse at your leisure! How do I possibly choose just […]

10 beautiful places to visit in Northumberland England

Northumberland is the northernmost county of England and borders Scotland to the north and the English countries of Durham, Tyne and Wear and Cumbria. With a population of 320,000 and no major cities Northumberland is the least densely populated county in England. The site of many battles between the Scots and the English Northumberland has […]

Visiting Blenheim Palace a UNESCO World Heritage Site

Are you thinking about visiting Blenheim Palace – UNESCO World Heritage Site and birth place of Winston Churchill? We have visited Blenheim twice – once in October and again in July 2017. We visited twice because to put it mildly its expensive to visit and the saving grace is that the entry fee allows unlimited […]

Visiting the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew London

There is so much to do and see at Royal Botanic Gardens Kew in London that you will need a day to explore – and put on comfy shoes because believe me you will do a lot of walking! I will talk about the logistics of how to get there, opening times and fees at the end […]