Things to do in Blackpool; fun for all the family

On the 8th October, Adam and myself spent 5 days over in Blackpool. If you saw my post last year about our time in Whitley Bay, like this holiday, this was another trip we booked through the Sun Holidays. Booking with the Sun Holidays is great as students as it only cost us £40 for 4 nights (plus service charges – water, heating etc.), and is a great little get-away, even if it means I…

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Firework Spectacular at Sledmere House

Today’s post is a little collaboration with my bestie Abbi over at: thelifeofabbidenning.wordpress.com. On Saturday, we dragged our boyfriends along (who seem to love each other more than they love us!?), to Sledmere House for their Musical Fireworks Spectacular. We pre-booked tickets online, and paid £8.50 each. Sledmere House is located within Driffield so it is about a 30-40 minute drive from where we live in York, and thankfully there was no traffic so it was…

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3 Days in Chester…Things to Do

My 21st birthday present from my Dad was 3 days in Chester. We stayed at the Quarterz Apartments, which is amazing value for money I have to say (I mean I booked the accommodation for dad, so I know how much it was per night). The rooms were huge, with a modern bathroom with waterfall shower, two single beds, two wardrobes, and a dressing table. Also, a huge shoutout to all the staff who were…

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Scuba-Diving in Crete, Greece

Scuba-diving is something that has been on my bucket list for a very long time, but numerous things have put me off, including issues with one of my ears which I thought would never cope with the change in pressure. HOWEVER, whilst in Crete, we were persuaded to give it a try, so here I am to tell you all about my experience. Kalypso Diving Centre is one of the only diving schools, where the…

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Bulgaria Photo Diary – Early 21st Celebrations

My 21st birthday is coming up on the 2nd September, and my present from mum was a surprise holiday. She booked this back in October, and she has done amazing to keep it a secret for so long. Here’s some of the photos from our week. As you can see the week was filled with relaxing days on the beach and around the pool, jeep safaris, a trip to another city; Varna, mini-golf, shopping, and…

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