Dogs are absolutely man’s best friend. But then again, there’s nothing a good cuppa and a cake can’t fix. Fortunately for us, some genius has combined everyone’s love for the two and created the dog café Dog and Scone. Situated in an unsuspecting side street in Newcastle, perfectly placed next to The Mog on the … More Man’s Best Friend
Everyone loves a good surprise! Even better when that surprise is taking a friend to an alpaca farm as part of a weekend away for their 21st birthday! What could there possibly be to not love about the whole situation? … More Alpaca my bags
I was a little dubious as the show grew nearer, as I began to consider just how the film would be adapted into a musical and whether or not it would just feel forced and/or the overall plot would be adapted slightly to account for this. How could you really incorporate the singing and dancing into the story and would it carry off the same humour without the original cast? … More Young Frankenstein
If you haven’t already read ‘What happens in Bulgaria’, I strongly advise you do so either before or after this post, just to confirm that we did indeed have a relatively good time in Sofia, except for this one night. Setting the scene – Alison and I had reached the final night of our trip. … More In an emergency…
Towards the end of July, my flatmate and I realised we hadn’t actually seen each other in quite a while and were well overdue a good weekend together. When trying to decide what to do, naturally the first answer was to nip to Disneyland. However, when we realised this would be a bit tricky with … More Day trip to Edinburgh!
Is there realistically anything better than being by the seaside? … More Oh I do like to be beside the seaside
Cheap accommodation, cheap food and drink, cheap travel – what’s a student got to not love about Bulgaria as a getaway? … More What Happens In Bulgaria
As a present for my Aunty’s 50th birthday, my mum, herself and I booked up to go to Berlin for a couple of days over the Easter holidays. We tried to do this with as tight a budget as we could, ending up with 3 nights and flights for roughly £130, with another night in … More Checkpoint Charlie, Check.
Back in January, after finishing our Christmas deadlines, my flatmate and I decided we needed to go ahead and celebrate. Instead of going out and getting absolutely smashed (we’d had a week of this already), we decided to book a last minute trip to Amsterdam. … More How NOT to do Amsterdam