Category Archives: UK

Three windmills in one. How Hill, Norfolk

Sitting on the banks of the River Ant.. is the How Hill trust estate which consists of two historical houses, gardens and three windmills (Turf Fen, Boardman’s Mill and Clayrack Mill).  Visiting in winter doesn’t do this estate any favours as it really comes into flowering beauty in the spring however we were still able to…

Making airbnb work for you

US AirBNB has saved our arse quite a few times; saving us from homelessness in France; allowing us to tour Europe in the summer of 2016 and encouraging us to travel the world at a fraction of the cost (in comparison to staying in hotels) however it’s also bitten us on the arse a few times…

My Summer reads – 2016

As a teenager and young adult, I used to read a huge amount but as I had children I got into bad habits of reading my phone as I went to bed. Of course, this has resulted in terrible sleep patterns and sending my brain to mush. So in a bid to re-invigorate my brain…

Pensthorpe Park in Winter, Norfolk.

Pensthorpe Park in Norfolk is a natural conservation park for birds, mammals, invertebrates and plants.  It’s managed by Pensthorpe Conservation Trust and offers people the opportunity to see a diverse range of natural habitats close up.  We visited during winter where the landscape is leafless and a little bleak however I can imagine that during the summer months it…