Europe

Girl Goes To Finland

As today is Independence Day in Finland, all the posts, stories and pictures circulating the internet has got me reminiscing of my time in Finland. I thought now would be the perfect time, to write about my visit to this…

Europe

Girl Goes To The Lakes

I write this whilst sitting by the crackling fire in our B&B, as I come to the end of a lovely, long weekend in the Lakes. There is something satisfying about sitting in a chunky knit, next to a roaring…

Food and Drink

El Porton – Windermere

Wine and tapas. It’s all you need sometimes. During our trip to the Lakes, we visited El Porton restaurant in Windermere. I had read numerous reviews on tripadviser and I decided I just had to visit. I love Spanish food,…

Food and Drink

Wild and Co – Windermere

It was a very cold, wet and windy Saturday night and after wandering around Windermere, failing to find anywhere with a table free (apparently a Saturday, in a little village in the Lake District, in the depth of winter, leads…

Central America

Girl Goes To Mexico – Part 4

Currency in Mexico is a tricky one. I spent hours trying to decide whether to take dollars or pesos. My travel agent advised pesos, friends advised dollars and reviews online advised both – I was lost. In the end I…