Archive of ‘travel’ category

GUEST POST :: LONDON BY BEING ERICA

Hi Polkadot Pink readers! when Donna asked me to share some of the things I love about my “hometown” of London (I’m actually an ex pat Australian, but am on indefinite loan here in the Big Smoke), I really, really was at a loss as to where to start and what to share. London Love […] Read more…

ADVENTURING IN EUROPE :: THE ROUTE

If you follow me on Instagram, then you’ll know by now I’m away on holiday travelling through central Europe.  I’m travelling with my other half, John, and together we will see six countries in just over three weeks. It’s a trip that holds the promise of being a once in a lifetime adventure. So, I […] Read more…

WHAT’S IN MY SUITCASE? :: TRAVELLING LIGHT

I’ve spent the majority of my twenties visiting some of Europe’s most famous cities, spending days at a time in cities steeped in history and culture. This year, John and I will both celebrate our thirtieth birthdays. In honour of this, we’ve decided to spend time travelling through central Europe for just over three weeks. […] Read more…

Places to Visit :: Hebden Bridge

Ooh, isn’t this four day weekend rather exciting? Time off with family and friends is enough to make anyone a giddy kipper. Especially with a splash of sunshine being thrown into the bargain too! I’ve spent the start of this weekend trying to get some school work out of the way ready for my return […] Read more…

Shoreditch Street Art :: A Sneak Peek into Another World

Shoreditch Street Art Love it, or hate it. Street art is all around us, transforming our urban spaces into visual explosions of colour, or adding intrigue into our landscape. Defined by the Urban Dictionary as art developed in a public place, the Oxford Dictionary merely refers to it as graffiti. Whatever your opinion, there’s little […] Read more…

LONDON :: A DAY IN SHOREDITCH

You can read all about my first day of sightseeing in London, here, and see what I wore on day two, here.  As you know, John and I checked out of our hotel early on Sunday morning and headed to the heart of Shoreditch. With a quick pit stop at Costa Coffee, we snaffled breakfast […] Read more…

London :: A Morning of Sightseeing

Sightseeing in London As you know, I’d been really excited about my London trip. Arriving home late last night, I woke up crippled with tiredness, muscle-fatigue and the mother of all headaches. However, it was an amazing two days. Two days which I’m going to try and recount snippets of! So, grab a brew and come […] Read more…

Bloggers do Edinburgh : Part One

Visiting Edinburgh Well, I bet you were wondering when I was going to tell you about our blogger’s trip to the great Scottish city of Edinburgh? With Erica, Kim and Kirsty already telling their tale… how about you grab yourself a mug of cwoffee, maybe even a few chocolate biscuits, whilst you put your feet […] Read more…

Visiting London :: A Two Day Plan

Visiting London for the first time It’s just over two weeks until the boy and I visit the glorious capital of England. Well, I say glorious, but I’m merely making an assumption… *whispers* I’ve never actually been. The boy has been filling my head with all the wonderful things that we can see and do. […] Read more…

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