Hello there! Long time no speak, how are you? I’ve decided that during these weeks and months of lockdown I’m going to try and dedicate a little time to writing again, to update you on the past year. I’m now coming in to the last few weeks of my maternity leave and will soon be… Read More Taking my baby to Pakistan for the first time
We recently took a long weekend off to go to Amsterdam for the first time and here’s what I thought! Disclaimer: I was fighting an infection whilst here – that’s why there are very few photos and we kept it quite low key – however I absolutely loved Amsterdam and am so keen to go… Read More First time in Amsterdam
Oh York, we can’t wait to visit you again! We knew that we wanted to take a road trip over the Easter and decided on the medieval city of York in Yorkshire. I haven’t really seen much of the North except for Manchester and a few day trips to Scotland, but having our own car… Read More 24 hours in York
Happy Pakistan Day! Today celebrates Republic Day, a national holiday in Pakistan commemorating the Lahore Resolution (passed on 23 March 1940) which made way for the first constitution for the Islamic republic of Pakistan. So I made myself write this post especially for today to share with you my most recent trip to Lahore in… Read More Lahore Diaries
Don’t make the mistakes that I did when planning a day trip to the Amalfi Coast! … Read More How not to daytrip from Naples to Amalfi..
Rome needs no introduction and all I can say is that if you haven’t been then you should book a flight and go at the first opportunity you can! I wasn’t expecting much from Rome for some reason, but that all changed pretty much as soon as we got off the train from Naples. We… Read More A weekend in Rome
We’ve now been back in the UK for a week since our summer trip to Italy, so it’s time for the blog post! We stayed for two days in Naples as well as a day trip to Amalfi from Naples (post to come). I thought Naples was a very a cool city, a few days… Read More Naples: Pizza, churches and wandering
First things first – let me tell you how to say the damn place: Ljubljana is pronounced lube-e-ana – something I’m sure 50% of tourists don’t know how to say or spell before going! A little intro to the country, Slovenia is below Austria and sandwiched between Italy and Croatia in Central Europe. You can… Read More Weekend trip to Ljubljana, Slovenia
Praise the bank holiday – I’ve finally found the time to upload my Myanmar photos! This is a small selection of photos from each place we visited so you can get a feel for the areas if you’re researching Myanmar or just curious! To quickly recap: we went to Yangon – busy main city, Bagan… Read More Myanmar Photo Diary
If you don’t already know, I recently visited Myanmar, which is honestly the most beautiful country I have been lucky enough to spend time exploring. A little background on the country and how I came to be there: my husband works in the international development sector, in IT. He was posted to Myanmar on a… Read More Mingalabar Myanmar!