10 top tips for car hire in America – First timers guide

I love driving. It’s something I’d always wanted to do even as a little girl. I remember sitting next to my dad and moving the gear stick for him. So when I passed my test, I knew I’d relish the challenge of driving abroad but car hire in America seemed…

2 days in Paris – Have fun and spend little | City Guide

Every December we take a family trip to a European city and run around for 36 hours. The goal is to do as much for free or as little cost as possible before returning home. So here is a guide to 2 days in Paris, with a bonus interactive pinned…

How to get free tickets to The Late Late Show with James Corden

Do you happen to be in Los Angeles anytime soon? Have you ever thought of being in the audience at a TV recording? That’s exactly what we did when we stopped off in La La Land and it was super easy to do. Here’s steps and quick tips to getting…

2 days in Dublin | How to have fun and spend little

Every December we take a family trip to a European city and run around for 36 hours. The goal is to do as much for free or as little cost as possible before returning home. So here is a city guide to 2 days in Dublin, with a bonus interactive…

Places to visit in Los Angeles: 48 hours to explore

AD – This is a sponsored post. I still can’t quite believe I went on a self guided, three week California road trip in April 2016. It had been my dream for more than 10 years, so the fact I made it a reality is a definite ‘pinch me’ moment.…

10 places to visit in Amsterdam | City Guide

Amsterdam is bursting with an incredible amount of culture, so here is a handy guide of 10 places to visit to make the most of your time in the city. We dedicated a healthy three days to explore the Dutch capital. I was pretty overwhelmed when I began researching ‘things to…

Solo female travel – Why I’m scared to go alone

Solo female travel sends a shiver down my back. But everyone one and their dog seems to have done it. It’s like this accolade that you earn as a female explorer. ‘You’ve travelled alone?’ Here’s a massive pat on the back. As I near 30 years old I’ve started to…

Gin Festival | Victoria Baths Manchester

Are you a Gin lover? Well there’s a festival in town that you need to know about. To be honest, even if you’re not a fan, you should still visit. I’m the latter. “Eurgh I don’t like Gin” I’d cry. “Maybe it’s the tonic?” they’d argue. Well I can tell…