Exploring Plymouth with CrossCountry trains

A weekend getaway: Plymouth

The other weekend, my sister and I were whisked away by CrossCountry trains from Bristol for a weekend getaway to Plymouth. We vaguely remembered heading down to this little seaside town years ago (dare we say, ten years ago??) to visit friends at the university… but we could hardly remember much about the actual city. It was […] Read more…

saints on a plane

Competition: MTV Crashes Plymouth!

With summertime in full flow and warm(ish) temperatures finally coaxing us out the house to bask under the occasional sun, we’re getting pretty excited about the plans we have during these months. Not only does British summer herald our birthdays (only two weeks apart!), but we’ve also got trips planned that include Amsterdam, Spain, Italy, London and hopefully Brighton […] Read more…

field oxford

24 hours in Oxford

It’s felt like a long time coming but… today I get to pick up the keys to a home of my very own! To be fair, the sales process has been a relatively smooth one — it’s been about four months since I viewed the place for the first time – but even these short months have been quite […] Read more…

St-Malo sea views

10 things to do in St-Malo on a short break

We recently had the pleasure of being whisked away to Brittany in France where we fully got to grips with the top things to do in St-Malo. From riding around expansive hilltop parks on segways (or sedge-ways as Alex calls them) to sipping champagne in a cafe with a multitude of creepy puppets for company, small […] Read more…

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