Day trips around Cambridge

We have been very lucky with the weather this year, less rain and more sunny spells and this only motivated me and my husband to take some day trips (in weekend only) to somewhere not too far from our home but to places which we will both enjoy. In one of my latest posts, I... Continue Reading →


An Abbey and a house with something in common

  April and May have been hectic months. Preparation and travels for Easter holidays, then more travels in May and I want to talk only about one of these experiences I have had. England is rich in mansions, estate houses and abbeys open to the public and because we had to decide on the last... Continue Reading →

House with history…Knebworth House

When I travel to London, one of the stops is Knebworth. Not a place where you would want to get out of the train and start exploring....well, not until you see the big banner inviting visitors to a historic house. I did not know much about it before, but the picture of it stuck in my... Continue Reading →


4 days in Wales

Wales... only when I think about it makes me close my eyes and dream about a beautiful land with great people, delicious food and superb sunsets. I wanted to visit this country for some time, but for various reasons could not find the right time to go there, so finally last August I have spent there 4 days... Continue Reading →


Visiting the city with the old English name – Escanceaster

  I am living in the UK for a bit of time. A bit means a real bit, since Christmas 2014 and I have been to several cities, one of which is called Excanceaster or Exeter. I have to say that after Bracknell, Exeter looks very nice. Bright, with large streets and countless of shops. The most... Continue Reading →


One of the coziest and coolest cities in the UK

I'm in the UK since Christmas and I find this country charming. The best thing of all is the fact that I understand everything and I can make myself understood without any particular effort. It is a while since I was longing for something like this 🙂 After living in the Netherlands for 2 years,... Continue Reading →


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