Photo Diary: Budapest

4 days and 3 nights in Budapest near the beginning of February to celebrate our 7 year anniversary. A stunning city break. Lots of sightseeing. Lots of walking. Lots of yummy food. Lots of quality time together. River Danube, Chain Bridge, Buda Castle, apple pie, St Stephen’s Basilica, Hungarian Parliament, the most delicious chocolate croissant, more walking, Matthias Church, Fisherman’s…

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Photo Diary: College Lake

Recently it’s been rare that the mister and I both spend a whole Sunday together so on this occassion we decided to make the most of it. We trundled along to College Lake nature reserve, not expecting all that much, only to be taken by surprise. We wrapped up warm in layers of woolies and walked around the whole reserve…

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Photo Diary: Athens #2

The weather was perfect the day we visited the Acropolis during our weeks stay in Athens – the sun was shining, there wasn’t a cloud in the sky and it was lovely and warm for mid-October. The Parthenon and surrounding ancient buildings were completely breathtaking and the views spectacular. I haven’t visited since my childhood so it was such a…

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Photo Diary: Athens #1

Earlier in October I spent a week in Athens. We had some time for sightseeing so we visited Syntagma Square, the National Gardens of Athens, stopped off for some delicious roasted chestnuts and explored Plaka village. It’s been a long time since I visited Athens so it was lovely to see the sights. The weather was glorious too. I’ll share…

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Photo Diary: Brighton

Last weekend I visited Brighton with my parents so we could spend some time with my sister who recently moved to start her first year at Sussex University. We spent Saturday in the city centre, mooching around the shops, stopping for lunch and coffee (read: hot chocolates/ milkshakes as I don’t drink coffee) in various little cafes. It was raining…

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