24 hours in Venice

Whilst we were on our holiday to Lake Bled, there was a fab taxi service called Go Opti which could take you around Slovenia but also take you to the surrounding countries: Italy, Croatia and so on. So, Steven, my brother, and I took a taxi journey to Venice from Lake Bled for one night.Continue reading “24 hours in Venice”

A morning at Beningbrough Hall and Gardens

The weather is absolutely shite at the moment, but I NEEDED to get out of my flat into the fresh air of the countryside so today’s trip was to Beningbrough Hall and Gardens, North Yorkshire. Beningbrough Hall is located 8 miles away from the beautiful city of York and is surrounded by such breathtaking groundsContinue reading “A morning at Beningbrough Hall and Gardens”

Day trip to Slovenia’s capital city – Ljubljana

While we were staying at Lake Bled, we had to visit Slovenia’s capital and largest city – Ljubljana. The city with colour, culture and lots of cafés. We arrived at Ljubljana in the morning, after about 45 minutes on a coach. God bless the tour guide, she’s there talking away about the history and cultureContinue reading “Day trip to Slovenia’s capital city – Ljubljana”

Tour around Treasurer’s House, York

Seen as it was a nice day and Jack and I are National Trust members, we walked into York city centre and visited the Treasurer’s House. The building was originally built for Treasurers of York Minster and then was owned by a wealthy collector until 1930. Then he kindly gave it to the National TrustContinue reading “Tour around Treasurer’s House, York”