Things to do in Bude

I love that when I get to visit a new place like Cornwall Bude, my research for what I want to do when I’m there becomes the travel blog post. Our trip was supposed to be at the end of March 2020, and we know what happened then. It has been re-arranged four times, all because of COVID-19 and lockdowns. Finally, I was able to go, and I can now share all the things to do in Bude Cornwall.

Things to do in Caerphilly

Caerphilly South Wales is becoming one of the top tourist destinations in Wales. It may not be the first thought when visiting, but don’t let that fool you. The tourist destination is well worth the visit. You will be surprised by some of the unique things to do and places you can explore. Here are all the things to do in Caerphilly.

Things to do in Caerphilly

What to Pack for a Spa Weekend

A spa break can be just what you need after a long week at work or any time you’re in need of some rest and relaxation. Whether you’re heading to the spa for the day or an entire weekend, there’s nothing worse than arriving ready to chill out only to find that you’ve forgotten to pack something essential. So, I’ve put together a packing list to help you make sure that you have got everything that you need for a relaxing break.

What to Pack for a Spa Weekend

Things to do in Tewkesbury

Tewkesbury is a medieval town in Gloucestershire, England. Only 20-minutes from Cheltenham or 30-minutes from the Cotswolds. Tewkesbury is a beautiful waterside setting as the River Severn and River Avon meet here. It has a vibrant history, including battlefields. There are plenty of things to do in Tewkesbury, United Kingdom.

Things to do near Gunnislake

I found a week’s stay in a lodge in Gunnislake in Cornwall for a recent family staycation. It is in the countryside but is an excellent base for exploring North Cornwall and South Devon. Mum and dad, who were coming with us, were unsure. However, after showing them this list, they were excited about the things to do near Gunnislake. 

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Castles in Cardiff

Wales is the land of castles, in fact, there are more than 600 of them in our little country. That’s more per square mile than anywhere else in the world. Some are now romantic ruins, and others are still standing. All can be explored if you are looking for things to do in Cardiff. I often get asked how many castles are in Cardiff, so here’s a definitive list for you.

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Cotehele House Cornwall Review

On a recent staycation, I got to visit another National Trust property, Cotehele Estate, near St Dominick in Cornwall. It’s easy to see why it is one of the most popular properties in their collection. Usually, our visits elsewhere in the NT collection are for an hour or so, but we were here for hours. There is so much to see and history to soak up. So, here’s everything you need to know and my subjective opinion about Cotehele House Cornwall Review.

The view from the gardens at Cotehele House