A Roman Holiday

I love looking back through old photos, and recently stumbled across the pictures from my trip to Rome last year. The trip was my present for my boyfriend’s twenty-first birthday and we spent three nights in June exploring the city. We had an amazing time exploring the city and celebrating both Liam’s birthday and the end of our time at university, as we jetted off just after our last exams. I thought I’d share with you some of our highlights.


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5 Things I Love About the North

Welcome to my first post of Blogtober! I normally post once a week, so once a day for the whole of October is certainly going to be a challenge. Make sure you subscribe and follow me on Twitter, Instagram and Bloglovin to keep up with the posts!

I was born and grew up in Redcar, moved to Sunderland for university and am now back in Redcar and working in Middlesbrough. I’m North East born and bred and can’t imagine ever moving away from the region. My aim in life is to have a Victorian house on the outskirts of Newcastle and walk my dog through Jesmond Dene. Bliss.

You may be familiar with my North East Spotlight series ((LINK)) in which I aim to shine a light on some of our area’s finest features. In this post I wanted to share a little insight into why I love the North East so much.


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Life’s Grand at the Canyon

As you may know, I recently visited California and Las Vegas and had an incredible time. You can read about my experience of San Francisco here and I’ll also be writing a post about Disneyland California shortly, so make sure you’re following me so you don’t miss that!

I’ve always wanted to visit Las Vegas just to tick it off the list, but I can’t say that it was a place that I would visit again. Knowing this, I made it my mission to visit the Grand Canyon whilst here as if I didn’t do it on this trip I may never get the chance again.

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