Review: Winter Hyper Japan 2018 – Getting Into The Festive Spirit

In November, I attended the Winter Hyper Japan at Olympia London, as I was invited by their press team and a day of Japanese pop culture sounded fab. I invited my friend Lucy along with me, as I know she also likes Japanese culture. We had to get our trains super early from York, to change in Doncaster so that we could then get on…

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Yoga Retreat At Deighton Lodge – The Health & Events Company York

I was recently invited to attend a 3 day yoga retreat at Deighton Lodge, which is located in Deighton (just on the outskirts of York – between York and Selby) which took place over a whole weekend, Friday to Sunday. Deighton Lodge is a beautifully restored rustic barn and farm house, which can also be hired as a wedding venue, owned by Carla Mitchell and…

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The Best Destinations For A Wonderful Family Holiday

Finding somewhere to visit with kids in tow is never easy. If you choose the wrong place, you are going to hear the words… This Is Boring!!! You see, it would be wrong of you to drag your kids’ places that are guaranteed to frustrate and put them off travel for life. But then again, you don’t want to cater to your child’s every whim.…

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Planning The Perfect Cultural Getaway

Planning the perfect cultural trip should begin ahead of schedule, as this way you’ll be able to squeeze as much into your days and have them brimming full with fun, adventure, and education. When deciding to embark on any getaway, you should prepare a detailed list of what you wish to see and do in accordance with your personal interests and what’s going to make…

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Hidden Gems & Popular Landmarks Everyone Should Visit

Many people are looking at planning their holidays, trips and short breaks now that summer is approaching. Unbeknown to some, many destinations have wonderful hidden gems and secret places to visit, away from the bustling cities and the tourist crowds. From deceptive caves, hidden coves to an exclusive, secluded island, I’ve compiled these suggestions of the sides of Thailand many travellers may not usually see.…

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I'm Louise, a 28 year old blogger living in York. I also work as a medical receptionist and I'm currently a trainee teaching assistant. This is my corner of the internet, in which I cover topics such as mental health, travel, fashion, lifestyle and so much more!

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Upcoming Adventures:


February 2019 – Leeds
March 2019 – Manchester
April 2019 – Harrogate & Hull
May 2019 – Yorkshire Spa Break
June 2019 – Manchester & Disney Land Paris
August 2019 – Leeds