Boomtown Fair ’19

Since all the festivals were cancelled this year we are throwing it back to when we went to Boomtown Fair last 2019. If you don’t already know what Boomtown is, BoomTown Fair is a massive roots, reggae and bass music festival that takes place every August in Winchester, UK.Ā  It has evolved from a small…

The Netherlands: Birthday Weekend Away

What a trip! šŸ˜‰ So it was Vilal’s 30th birthday this November and I wanted to do something special and memorable for it. He’s always wanted to go to the Netherlands so I thought I’d surprise him and booked a weekend away to Amsterdam. We’re thinking about moving there in 2020 too so thought this…

Frigiliana

Another day, another day trip. Voted the ‘most charming’ village in Andalucia’ by the Spanish Tourist Board, Frigiliana is distinctively Moorish in appearance, with the old quarter made up of beautiful narrow, winding, cobblestone streets, in a myriad of stairs that run through the Barribarto. The streets are full of small cute shops, tapas bars…

Benahavis

We decided to take a day trip to Benahavis which is a small town close to Marbella. We enjoy disconnecting from the city and discovering the beautiful natural environments that surround us in Andalucia. We wanted to visit Rio Guadalmina but rather than taking the main route there which is located by the towns welcome…

Torquay

This summer we decided to try somewhere new in the UK. Originally we were going to go to Brighton but all their airbnbs were fully booked as it was pride weekend and we left it too late. We wanted to go somewhere scenic but not too far from Bristol. Whilst researching places in the south,…

Aguilar de la frontera

We spent the weekend in a lovely town on the outskirts of Cordaba called Aguilar de la Frontera. We stayed in IsmaelĀ“s grandmas (BilalĀ“s Friends) house which was absolutely stunning. To be honest we didnĀ“t spend much time in it though as there was so much to do. The Friday was a relaxed day. During…