How to cope with my fear of flying

how to cope with my fear of flying

Flying Economy When I tell people I have a fear of flying I tend to get funny looks and remarks like “but your always going away”. Yes I am but I have worked hard at overcoming my fear so its not as extreme. Here is more information on How I cope with travelling with anxiety I am really freaking out about flying economy long haul. I know it’s ridiculous and I am not a diva. For years, I didn’t fly or only… Read moreHow to cope with my fear of flying

Hobgoblin Burger Review

hobgoblin burger

Hobgoblin Bristol 69-71 Gloucester Road, Bristol The Hobgoblin is well known in Bristol for its burgers. Ask a Bristolian where to go for the best burger and this name crops up again and again. It also appears on many lists of best burgers in Bristol and it’s certainly going to make it onto my top 5. I visited on a Monday lunchtime and there was a steady trade, apparently it gets very busy of an evening and they recommend booking. That’s a… Read moreHobgoblin Burger Review

The Gold Bar – New Bar opened in Bristol

gold bar bristol

Bristol News – New Bar opened The Gold bar is a new bar which opened February 2017, at the new Bristol Harbour Hotel & Spa. 55 Corn Street, Bristol, BS1 1HT Its a shame I am going away for a few months and I am going to have to wait a little longer to get to try some of these cocktails as they look yummy. Check out this cool menu. Set within Bristol’s most exquisite historic building, the former Lloyds bank, the… Read moreThe Gold Bar – New Bar opened in Bristol


bristol aquarium

Aquarists at Bristol Aquarium, are celebrating after the birth of 26 baby sharks, with more due to hatch out soon.
The tiny sharks, members of the native catshark family, are thriving in a special nursery tank at the aquarium – safely away from the attentions of their larger cousins – after being collected from the ocean display by divers.

5 cool places to eat at Wapping Wharf

wapping wharf

Wapping Wharf – Wapping Wharf, Wapping Road, Bristol, BS1 4RW New development Wapping Wharf on Bristol Harbourside is going to be the place to go when the weather warms up a bit. Its “vision is to ensure a sense of community is fostered among the residents, retailers and nearby neighbourhoods and that it is truly integrated into Bristol”. If you would like to find out more information about Wapping Wharf or want to check out future events here is the… Read more5 cool places to eat at Wapping Wharf

Yurt Lush is Gert Lush

yurt lush

Yurt lush is Gert lush If you are not familiar with the saying Gert Lush according to the urban dictionary “is the highest form of praise from a Bristolian” Yurt lush is part of the Eat Drink Bristol Fashion family which aim for simplicity and fun. They want to create places where “you can eat and drink in proper Bristol fashion” hence the name. It is co-founded by Michelin star chef Josh Eggleton and local farmer Luke Hassell. They cook using local producers with… Read moreYurt Lush is Gert Lush

G Adventures buys Swan Hellanic


After recently going on a G Adventures tour I am pleased to see the press release that they have purchased the Swan Hellanic Brand. The Swan Hellanic cruise company was “British cruise line specialising in tours of historical or cultural interest aimed at the upper end of the cruise market” (Source wikipedia) that unfortunately went into administration in January 2017 leaving 13,000 passengers without their cruise. I would have been so upset if this had happened to me and I… Read moreG Adventures buys Swan Hellanic

50 things to do on the Oriana Cruise Ship

things to do on the oriana

50 things to do on the Oriana Cruise Ship I went on a 34 night cruise and thought there were lots of things to do on the Oriana. Some people were moaning that they were bored and there was nothing to do, I couldn’t understand this. Even when I asked them what they wanted to do they didn’t know. Well here is a list of 50 things to do on the Oriana and I am sure that I have missed… Read more50 things to do on the Oriana Cruise Ship

January round up – Shopping, trolls and chocolate biscuits

january in brief

This month has definitely had its ups and downs. I have been home for January preparing for my up coming trips in 2017 and working hard on my website, trying to get some content up and its is definitely starting to pay off. I completed a diploma in digital marketing and I really feel as though things are starting to make sense now. I been on some great blogging events where I got to eat some wonderful food in Bristol but I still… Read moreJanuary round up – Shopping, trolls and chocolate biscuits

Love you dead and real life dart frogs

dart frog

Love you dead and real life dart frogs I love reading an actual book its so much better to actually turn a page rather than pressing a button on my kindle. One of the best things about cruising is the libraries and getting to read lots of books as obviously if I am travelling I don’t tend to take 10 books with me anymore just my kindle. At the moment unfortunately I am not on a cruise but at home preparing for my… Read moreLove you dead and real life dart frogs