The Welsh National Opera are currently touring, at The Mayflower, Southampton. I was invited along on Wednesday for a behind the scenes tour and to watch their rendition of Giuseppe Verdi’ famous ‘La Traviata’, Italian for ‘The Fallen Woman’. La Traviata, although it was not initially received well, when first performed in Venice 1853, is now […]Read more "Welsh National Opera – La Traviata"
Not only home to Hampshires cricket team, the Ageas Bowl offers their guests a comfortable stay at the Hilton Hotel, overlooking the Areas Bowl grounds. Situated just outside of Southamptons City Centre, the Hilton Hotel makes for the perfect overnight stay if you are in Southampton for the cricket, seeing a concert or perhaps travelling […]Read more "Eforea Spa at the Hilton Hotel Ageas Bowl"
Wicked is the greatest musical of all time in my eyes, so I was insanely excited to hear it was touring the UK and Ireland this year, stopping off in my home town at the Mayflower Theatre. I was invited along on Thursday with the Southampton Bloggers*, and was completely enchanted once again by this […]Read more "Wicked UK and Ireland tour 2018 – Mayflower Theatre "
Revolution Southampton has always been a favourite of mine for a night out, its a great bar, fun vibe, yummy cocktails and enough space to have a little boogie once the drinks are flowing. Its not somewhere that dinner immediately springs to mind, but I was invited along to Revolution Southampton* with some of the […]Read more "Revolution Southampton"
There is nothing better than sleeping in the great outdoors, under a blanket of stars, cooking in a forest, hiking through mountains, swimming in lakes and leaving your busy day to day life for a trip camping. I grew up camping most summers and was lucky enough to go on a camping road-trip last summer […]Read more "Camping for Beginners"
After opening their first restaurants and making their mark in the food and cider industry back in 2009, Stable have made it their mission to revolutionise and change perceptions whilst spreading the love for cider. Cider is at the very heart of this brand, selling over 80 different varieties and each restaurant having their own […]Read more "Cider tasting at Stable Southampton"
I had high expectations for Italian food, and I can confirm Italy truly didn’t disappoint. Whilst interrailing Italy we swapped the nutritious ‘5-a day’ for ‘gelato a day’ and our diet was a strong 3 meals a day of pasta and pizza, everyday, consecutively over the 2 weeks. We explored a vast area of Italy […]Read more "Italy food diary"