Out & About

Out and About is where you’ll find all our travel related posts. From holidays in the UK and abroad, to wanderlust lists of amazing destinations! Also day trips and accommodation reviews!

In which I visit a Castle

So back in the August Sam and I spent the day at Muncaster Castle in the Lake District. Its about a 20 minute drive from where my dad lives and I wish I had visited sooner, perfect gardens, birds of prey, a gorgeous (still lived in castle) and so much more… there was a magician the day we were there…

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Bristol in Pictures

                                  A bit of a filler post, I admit. These are a select few of my pictures from Bristol, where I spent a couple of days a good few weeks back! I’ve been too tired after work this week to even think about getting the pictures off my camera for the last…

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Bath in pictures

              [taken with an olympus e520 or a sony point and shoot thingy] Bath was pretty, and a bit damp. I got back over two weeks ago, and am only just getting round to posting these. I haven’t yet unpacked my suitcase either. Sophie has since been and come back from bath too, and you can see…

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In which I visit Nymans Gardens

Sunday before last was a day of beauty; Sunny weather, a picnic in the lovely gardens of a (partly in ruins) stately home, then an afternoon of watching my fiancé hurtle around an American football pitch attempting to practically kill his opponents whilst they attempt to practically kill him. Whilst the boys got their practise on at the pitch, Karina…

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Norfolk Broads #2

you can see the first photo diary of my trip here   Potter Heigham          An actual real life Heron!           Irstead

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Norfolk Broads #1

   Horning      Trees in Salhouse    Ranworth & view from the top of the Church Norwich City Centre  

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In which I ride Dragons

In January I went to Germany, and did a few little daytrips with Emily who was living there at the time, below is a video we made in Worms, where we rode dragons (I’m not lying, I promise) Oh and you get a mini Germany lesson from Emily!        

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In which I go to Heidelberg

  Heidelberg is possibly the prettiest city there ever was! It has a castle, a river (Neckar) with arched bridges, lots of church spires and is nestled in a wooded valley. The epitome of picturesque. When I was there it was a very cold and foggy day, so hopefully one day I will visit in the summer and see it…

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