Category Archives: Travel/Places

Slovenia Postcard

Greetings from Lake Bled, Slovenia! Lake Bled is a beautiful lake in the Julian Alps. We booked our holiday via Inghams, the lakes and mountains holiday specialist. Here I am on Bled Island, which is a tiny, tear shaped island and can … Continue reading

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A Cornwall Postcard

Here I am on a cliff and admiring the lovely view (my reward after a long climb) of Cornwall’s coast. A great walk of St Anthony’s Head (6.5 miles) which includes a coast path, cliffs, tidal creek, sailing boats and lighthouse. A steep … Continue reading

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Wonderful Whitstable

Greetings from Whitstable, a delightful traditional seaside town on the Kent coast. Looking rather nautical by the harbour! Wearing my sailor top by Marilla Walker, Irish linen trousers by Simplicity K1620 (to be posted) and ‘cornflower blue’ shoes by Hotter (made in Britain). Looks … Continue reading

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Norway Postcard

Greetings from Norway, land of the fjords! Our holiday started in the city of Bergen which is the gateway to the fjords of Norway. Bryggen aka the Wharf (above) is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Bergen was designated European City of Culture … Continue reading

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Venice Postcard

Greetings from the beautiful city of Venice! Here I am admiring the view. Venice is a feast for the eyes and there is so much to see! Venice is full of bridges, canals and … … Gondolas! This is the beautiful Basilica … Continue reading

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Tartan Love

To celebrate our wedding anniversary this year, the hubby and I went to Edinburgh for a long weekend. Edinburgh is a beautiful city but I was just as smitten with the tartan and the weekend became a tartan fest! It was … Continue reading

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Lake Garda Postcard

Greetings from Lake Garda! Here I am admiring the beautiful view of Lake Garda in Italy from a castle balcony and having a good break from sewing! The view from the castle roof top. It was a long climb up to the … Continue reading

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