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A Review of Jet2 737-300 STN – ATN – STN

Jet2 has been going gangbusters in the U.K. with plenty of flights from the north of the country, (in fact I travelled with Jet2 to Prague before they made it down south and had a lovely flight). Now Jet2 is conquering the south with an increasing presence at London Stansted. With very reasonable prices and… Continue reading A Review of Jet2 737-300 STN – ATN – STN

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Camp Wildfire Review 2023 – Bungees, Beats & Badgers

In 2022, we attended our first Camp Wildfire…and we were instantly hooked. So, it was full of excitement that we got to join our fellow squirrels once again in 2023. So what had changed? What was better and what, if anything, was worse? This is our Camp Wildfire review 2023. If you are planning to… Continue reading Camp Wildfire Review 2023 – Bungees, Beats & Badgers

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Our Full Camp Wildfire Review 2022 – A Weekend of Sun, Fun and Squirrels!

Camp Wildfire has been popping up on my Instagram for years. A blend of festival, summer camp and al around good time, I was thrilled to be invited to see what it was really like in 2022. Well, I wasn’t quite prepared for just what a wholesomely good time we were going to have. Read… Continue reading Our Full Camp Wildfire Review 2022 – A Weekend of Sun, Fun and Squirrels!

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Your Complete Guide to Camp Wildfire – The Summer Camp for Adults

If, as a kid, you were a scout, a brownie, a member of Woodcraft Folk…or if you ever wanted to be, you will be familiar with the joys of a summer camp. This isn’t the US idea of cabins s’mores and spirit sticks. Rather, it is tents, chilly evenings with hot chocolate, parties and portaloos… Continue reading Your Complete Guide to Camp Wildfire – The Summer Camp for Adults

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10 Tips for Lewes Bonfire Night – The Best Fireworks Night in Britain

For most of the year, Lewes (pronounced Loo-wiss) is a small market town with a cool castle, a large sixth-form college, and the smell of brewing beer wafting over the rooftops. However, once a year the city explodes (almost literally) into the UK’s most amazing fireworks night celebration. Visiting Lewes Bonfire Night? Make sure your… Continue reading 10 Tips for Lewes Bonfire Night – The Best Fireworks Night in Britain

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10 Tips for Taking the Caledonian Sleeper Train to Scotland

Taking a sleeper train can be convenient and fun but it takes a few nights and some top tips to learn how to make it easier and more comfortable. Although I have a brain full of general tips for night trains, this article is all about specific tips for taking the Caledonian Sleeper train to… Continue reading 10 Tips for Taking the Caledonian Sleeper Train to Scotland

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Riding the Rails – Caledonian Sleeper Review, Edinburgh to London

Travelling between Edinburgh and London, travellers have a wide variety of options. They can whizz down on a high-speed train in just four hours, zoom down on a short-haul flight or even drive in a day. However, there is no mode of transport so exciting as the final option, the night train. So what is… Continue reading Riding the Rails – Caledonian Sleeper Review, Edinburgh to London

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A Bed in Edinburgh – Hotel du Vin Edinburgh Review

Edinburgh is the jewel in Scotland‘s crown, a city of history, arts, culture and beauty. During our time, we wanted to stay in the heart of Old Town, close to the action and chose to stay at Hotel du Vin Edinburgh. Hotel du Vin is French for Wine Hotel, so I knew I was in… Continue reading A Bed in Edinburgh – Hotel du Vin Edinburgh Review

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A Bed in Aberdeenshire – Meldrum House Review

When I first pictured us in Scotland, I had an image of us snuggled in front of a roaring fire with a glass of whisky surrounded by ancient stone walls. That is why I was so excited to check into Meldrum House Hotel. Its turrets ancient and modern additions blend together to create my Scottish… Continue reading A Bed in Aberdeenshire – Meldrum House Review