Category: Travel

  • 26th February 2018

A Long Weekend in St Ives: Part Two

Welcome back! If you haven’t read part one yet, click here! Otherwise, I hope you enjoy the second part of our St Ives adventure… We woke up to cloud and fog on the Sunday – typical British weather! It was at least dry so we headed out to find the South West Coast path and…

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  • 25th February 2018

A Long Weekend in St Ives

Ollie and I have been meaning to get away to Cornwall for ages so we thought that our two-year anniversary in February seemed like the perfect time to go. I love visiting different parts of the coast during the winter, I find it so cosy and I really enjoy the peace and quiet. Beaches in…

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  • 10th July 2017

Praia da Luz, Portugal

It’s that time of year when us Brits jet off in search of warmer climates because ours is so bloody poor (I’m looking out my window right now and the sky is covered in cloud… IT’S JULY!). I’ve recently returned from a week in Portugal with my boyfriend and his family and I miss it…

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  • 26th October 2016

Exploring Barcelona: Photo highlights and top tips

I hope you’ve enjoyed reading my travel diary, Exploring Barcelona! The one thing I really do love about blogging is that it’s a great platform to be able to share experiences such as this with the world. To bring the series to an end, I just wanted to share with you some of my favourite photos…

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  • 20th October 2016

Exploring Barcelona: Part Three

On our last full day in Barcelona, we were excited to explore the gothic quarter, La Rambla and the famous beach. But first, I had got wind that there was a chocolate museum… Now anyone who knows me, and you may have figured this out for yourself if you have been following She Who Lives…

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  • 15th October 2016

Exploring Barcelona: Part Two

Here, our journey through Barcelona continues! If you’ve missed part 1, click here, otherwise carry on enjoying the trip 🙂 One of my top tips for a city break is to walk everywhere. If you have enough time and your feet can take it, walking gives you the perfect opportunity to discover hidden gems and…

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  • 8th October 2016

Exploring Barcelona: Part One

Hola! I have just got back from a long weekend in beautiful Barcelona. My boyfriend and I wanted to get away this autumn but with both of us being quite busy in our jobs and life in general at the moment, we couldn’t afford to go on holiday for weeks (though I wish we could!)….

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  • 24th March 2016

An Italian Adventure: 10 Top Tips

So to conclude my series, An Italian Adventure, I thought I would just write down some top tips for travelling around Italy. These include things to do, things to watch out for, places to eat and travel tips so you can have an amazing time in Italy and make memories that you will never forget,…

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  • 13th March 2016

An Italian Adventure: Venice

Our last destination in Italy was Venice. I’ve always wanted to go to Venice as it’s such a unique place. There’s nowhere else in the world like it! As soon as we arrived, it already looked beautiful in my eyes. The Grand Canal was indeed very grand and the cobbled streets looked like they could…

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  • 6th March 2016

An Italian Adventure: Florence

After visiting Lake Garda and Verona, we moved on to Florence. I was really excited to be going here because it looked like such a beautiful city. Also, if you are a hardcore Jersey Shore fan, you will know that season four was all filmed in Florence. I couldn’t wait to re-trace the cast’s footsteps…

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