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Tag: Day out

Five fun things to do in Birmingham

Five fun things to do in Birmingham

Hello everyone, So you’re thinking of making Birmingham your home for the next two, three or many years? Or you’re already here and need inspiration of fun days out for yourself or visiting family or friends? This is the blog post for you. Here are […]

Summer Hidden Gems for a Spare Sunday

Summer Hidden Gems for a Spare Sunday

I come from an area where I can catch a train to Manchester, Leeds or Sheffield with less than one hour’s journey time. I’m used to lots of individual shops, cafes, art galleries and more; so at first I was quite disappointed at the lack of individuality and art when moving to Birmingham. […]

Once Upon a Time, in a Dismal Kingdom

Once Upon a Time, in a Dismal Kingdom

My boyfriend Tom and I made the short trip to the ‘sunny’ seaside town of Weston-Super-Mare. We weren’t there to build sandcastles or spend hours on the pier; we were there to experience Dismaland, a dreary post-apocalyptic theme park brought into existence by world famous […]

Birmingham Bucket List

Birmingham Bucket List

Can you believe it’s the end of August already? I can’t – where has the time gone? Summer might be ending (sob-sob) but it’s almost September, meaning a new year of uni to look forward to. Hope everyone is excited! Did you know Rough Guides listed […]