Travel: An afternoon in Wells, Somerset

Exams have ended and I am back on the blog at long last! I visited Wells the other week with my family on the long drive back up from Devon and I have to say I thoroughly enjoyed our couple of hours there. We wanted to have a look at the cathedral and that certainly…

Travel: Kotor, Montenegro

An unsung hero, and one of the most beautiful places I have visited is how I described Kotor to a friend recently. I feel it is about time I write a post which is not about Birmingham, and instead about travel. Kotor in Montenegro seemed appropriate to start as it is, without doubt, one of…

Birmingham: Slug and Lettuce

Another week, another restaurant is how my life is currently- not that I am complaining! My boyfriend and I took a walk along the canal from Edgbaston to Brindleyplace. We were both surprised how pleasant it was- it took about half an hour, and was an escape from the city as it is incredibly peaceful…

Birmingham: Yorks Bakery Cafe

Sometimes work needs to be done away from the library, study room or flat. I think doing work in a different environment when you are having a lull in inspiration can really help. Plugging in headphones, listening to some chilled music (currently the playlist ‘Easy’ on Spotify for me) and eating some yummy food can…

Birmingham: The Original Patty Men

Some friends and I decided to have an explore around Digbeth a couple of weekends ago and in the process ended up getting very hungry!  I had seen the Original Patty Men online that week and so we decided we would check it out. The restaurant itself is tucked under a railway bridge just around…