I’m definitely guilty of not exploring what’s on my own doorstep. While hiking in Yosemite was a crucial part of last year’s California itinerary, it dawned on me that I’d never even climbed Snowdon — Wales and England’s highest mountain peak, famed for its epic views.
Don’t be put off by the hour-long, jam-packed Vaporetto ride to get to the island of Burano — it’s totally worth it.
I’m selfishly writing this post more for myself than my readers, as I wanted to begin the New Year by reflecting on an amazing 12 months. From living the California dream to learning a new skill, 2016 brought lots of special moments. Here’s 16 of them.
- Seeing in the New Year in style — a group of us rented a stunning Georgian townhouse in Bath to kick-start 2016.
It’s been nearly six months since I returned from California yet I’m still dreaming about Santa Barbara, my favourite of the coastal cities that we visited.
I whisked my husband away for a surprise weekend in Venice to celebrate his 30th birthday.