Booking a romantic city break with your partner is an excellent way to unwind from the stresses of modern life and enjoy your time together. You make all the final decisions when it comes to choosing the location and the activities you plan to enjoy. However, there are some tips in this article that you might like to think about when putting all the arrangements in place. While you don’t have to visit any of the cities mentioned in this post, other people tend to have a fantastic time, and there is plenty to keep you occupied, regardless of your… View Post

In December I went down to London for the day to have afternoon tea at The Wellesley Hotel which was noted best themed tea in the 2017 Afternoon Tea Awards. The Wellesley Hotel is situated in Knightsbridge and overlooks Hyde Park.  It has a lovely classic and welcoming feel. The entrance hall was beautifully decorated as we visited just before Christmas and very tasteful white lights and winter twigs.  The afternoon tea is served daily in the Jazz Lounge, with live piano music daily.  The Wellesley Hotel is said to have been one of Churchill’s favourite restaurants.  The jazz lounge is… View Post

I love afternoon tea and I don’t really need much of an excuse to have afternoon tea. In December I took a day trip to Derbyshire to take a look at the Christmas decorations and have afternoon tea at Chatsworth House.  Each year Chatsworth decorate the inside the house using a specific theme.  This year it was all about the Nutcracker.  The whole of the house was spectacularly decorated with many Christmas trees and Nutcrackers. After touring the decorated house we went to the old stable block which has now been converted in to a cafe and gift shop.  Our table… View Post