A Night at Holdsworth House Hotel

Back in September, Adam surprised me with a holiday to Crete in Greece for my 21st. Just as I thought the holiday had come to an end as we drove home from Manchester Airport on Friday the 20th, Adam surprised me again with a night at the Holdsworth House Hotel, just on the suburban fringe of Halifax, West Yorkshire. Holdsworth House Hotel, is a historic Jacobean manor, and four-star hotel set within the stunning, secluded grounds…

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The Bucket List

Whilst decluttering my bedroom last week, I came across a notebook filled with different lists, and ideas back from when I was in school. One of those lists was a potential bucket list. In the back of my mind, I always have a little list of short-term things I would like to accomplish but I’ve never sat and properly listed everything I would like to achieve, see or do in life. 2018 has made me…

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Relaxing Spa Day at Manor House Spa

If I didn’t already receive enough surprises for my 21st, I was then taken by Adam for an unexpected spa day, to Manor House Spa. The spa is located in Birkenshaw, Bradford, which was just around the corner from the hotel we had stayed at the previous night (yes, another surprise!), that Adam took us to on the way home from Manchester Airport after arriving back in England after a week in Greece. We arrived…

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European City-Breaks on my Bucket List

Last year I posted my ‘UK Travel Bucket List‘, listing all the places I would love to visit within the UK, well the ones at the top of my list anyway. It went down so well, and has been my most popular post. Stats should not determine your worth I know, but it is great when you received positive feedback and responses when you dedicate time and effort to something. So, I thought I’d come…

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Day Out: Animal Fun at Beetle-Bank Farm

Last week, Adam took me for a surprise day out to Beetle-Bank Farm. Despite the farm being located only 15 minutes from my house, I’d never heard of it. It is located in Murton, just on the outskirts of York. This is open-farm that is open to the public all year round, and every day except Tuesdays. Opening times are as followed; 1st April – 31st October – 9.30am/10.00am to 5.00pm 1st Nov – 31st March…

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