Visiting Nottingham Castle

As those of you who follow my blog might know, I am a fan of Nottingham. It’s a beautiful, green city filled with some of the best people I know. So, it won’t surprise you to find out that I’ve decided to dedicate a blog post to Nottingham Castle. Open between 10am and 5pm from…

A Nottingham Sunset…

As many of you know, I have been trying my hand at doing some photography posts to mix in among my travel posts. The other day I was walking along and had to stop to take a picture of the sunset. While it may seen cheesy, some of the most beautiful things we can witness…

A View of the River Spree…

As a little way to remember my time in Berlin, I thought I’d share this photo of the River Spree with you all. I took this photo of the river while walking across a bridge between what was used to be West Berlin and East Berlin.

Where to find fantastic food in Nottingham…

While there are many places to eat in Nottingham, one of the best restaurants has got to be Loch Fyne. When meandering down one of the older streets in the city centre, you are bound to come across this little gem. A bright, relaxed atmosphere and decor makes for the perfect place to relax and…

The Best Tapas Place in Nottingham…

If you’re ever in Nottingham, perhaps visiting a friend or exploring some of the historic sites, you will probably want to go out for a meal somewhere. There are plenty of wonderful places to eat in Nottingham, and it would be impossible for me to cover them all here. So, instead I am going to…

The Reichstag Building

Enjoy this picture of the Reichstag Dome, Berlin! the Reichstag is an important part of german history and is a must-see for anyone visiting Berlin. It has been the seat of parliament in Germany since its independence, having been built first between 1884 and 1894. In 1933, the Reichstag was set on fire under mysterious…

Pockets of Nature on University Park Campus

The University of Nottingham has one of the biggest and greenest campuses in Britain. Loved by hundreds of students, the general public can also wander aimlessly through the campus and experience the environment for themselves. Buildings both old and new fit effortlessly into this hub of greenery, with some buildings only being reached once you…

Street Art in Hackescher Markt

Since Berlin has become famous for its street art, I thought I’d share some of the beautiful art I discovered during my time in Berlin. Hackescher Markt is just a short walk away from Alexanderplatz, and so is easy enough to find. In a little side road, by Anne Frank Zentrum, you can find a…

A Night Out at Pepper Rocks

Squirrelled away in a little corner of Nottingham City Centre, those on the look-out for a relaxed cocktail night will be delighted to discover Pepper Rocks. The warm, pink interior lighting creates a welcoming atmosphere from which to escape the grey drizzle outside. Squashy sofas are ideal for seating groups of friends, although there are…

A Day at Formby Beach…

As the world continues to grow, it becomes increasingly challenging to find little pockets in t he world which are devoid of concrete and instead are homes to nature at its most beautiful. Formby Beach is just one example of this, and it is a wonderful example of the work the National Trust has done…