Mam Tor, Peak District UK

I'm still undergoing my hiking training in preparation for the trek in Transylvania to raise money for Mind. So in search of seeking out some good local places to walk, we set off for the Peak District, which is about an hour or so away from where we live. Mam Tor was our destination; a … Continue reading Mam Tor, Peak District UK

Simply Raw Bakery, Vienna

There are the obvious places in Vienna where it's easy to get something to meet your dietary needs: looking at you Hard Rock and TGI Fridays - they do good food, are extremely well up on cross- contamination and were well aware of how to adapt meals to meet our needs. However, one of the … Continue reading Simply Raw Bakery, Vienna

Walking Tour of Vienna

When on a short city break, it can sometimes feel like you are trying to cram everything in. One of the best ways of seeing a lot in a short space of time is to take a walking tour. Luckily, on our trip to Vienna, the hotel was offering a free walking tour of the … Continue reading Walking Tour of Vienna

Belvedere Palace, Vienna

On the last day in Vienna, we wandered down to Belvedere Palace to check out how the other half live. The site of the Palace is fairly big, comprising the Upper Palace, Lower Palace, the Stables and the Orangery. Built as a summer home for Prince Eugene of Savoy, it was designed to show off … Continue reading Belvedere Palace, Vienna