Category: Travel

Unscrambling Africa – A road trip with the right idea

For as many years as I’ve been blogging I’ve had a Mutua Matheka wallpaper on either my laptop or iPhone. Mutua is a Kenyan photographer, and his images of an… Read More

Adventures from my summer in Grasse

Over the summer I visited Grasse, a town on the French Riviera, in the hills north of Cannes. It’s known for its long-established perfume industry, and this heritage is celebrated at… Read More

Hotel Bachaumont, the trendy Parisian boutique.

“She dreams in perfect French” If you want to explore Paris, there’s no better base than the four star Hotel Bachaumont. Located in Sentier, a trendy Parisian neighbourhood, this former… Read More

Maison Blanche & panoramic views of Paris

“Paris is always a good idea” I just touched down in Paris for the first of my Lux Fragrance Experience. I’ve checked into the beautiful boutique Hotel Bachaumont with a… Read More

A couple of nights in Norway

Following on from my trip to Frankfurt and Amsterdam, the next lovely city on my list was Oslo, Norway. The country that introduced the world sushi to the Japanese apparently!… Read More

The most beautiful place to stay in Uganda – Nyore Hillside Retreat.

I know I’m no Michael Palin, but I have moved around, and I still come back to this sweet spot that is Nyore Hillside Retreat. ‘Nyore’ in short, is Uganda’s most magical retreat and… Read More

Dune & Dessert Exploration, Dubai

Where did my playtime go? It’s almost as if as soon as I walked into my 20s I signed up to taking up the role of an adult, without really… Read More

Going downtown Dubai

The Mr. and I decided to forego the luxurious clubs and brunch spots to venture into the Dubai Gold Souk market.it’s a tough life, I know. The Dubai Gold Souks… Read More

First time on an African Airline

The highlights of my trip to Lagos must include my first flight on the African Airline, Arik Air. In June, I travelled to Lagos for my second trip to Nigeria, and… Read More

Elegushi Beach, Lagos, Nigeria.

Lol @ champagine.

Thanks Ian. All useful and good to know! I overheard Wendy giving a passionate speech to MarComms on why not to book flights on credit cards, so I’ll go through Heather for now!

Yes please, if you could book my ticket for Friday that would be wonderful, thanks! Cambridge to any London station is fine.