Category Archives: UK visits

Speciality tea & coffee in Cirencester with a special place for a swim

Cirencester ticked so many of the Fancy a Cuppa? boxes that it goes onto the list of those towns where one day we may want to live. Of course, we were in the ‘Capital of the Cotswolds’ because there’s an … Continue reading

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Top tips for Cheltenham? A classic coffee and a lovely lido

I had been chomping at the bit to go to Cheltenham, ever since I learnt that the town has one of the last remaining great 1930s lidos in the UK. I took the plunge last week, but would I find … Continue reading

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A short hop to Shap for coffee, cake and a swim

Picture the scene: you’re driving up the M6 with a car full of screaming kids and the holiday feels like a nightmare already. Well here’s two options for you if you’re anywhere near the Lake District: 1) You stop at … Continue reading

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