Review: Chatsworth House, Peak District

A trip 10 years in the making; I finally spent a few hours in Chatsworth House during my Peak District trip in 2020 and here’s a review of this famous stately home. I wanted to visit Chatsworth House for a pretty popular reason: It served as the stately home of Pemberley in filming spots for the 2005 Pride and Prejudice […]

A few hours in Conwy Castle, Wales Review

A beautiful medieval fortress in a historic town, Conwy castle dominates the skyline of Conwy and serves as its most famous landmark. Due to Covid there were group size limits for visits and we had to book ourselves into timed slots. We had some time early in the morning so we wandered around Conwy a little  This included seeing the smallest […]

A few hours in Gwydyr Forest, Wales Review

When I planned my Wales trip I found a website called Komoot which listed walks around the local area, one of which passes the famous Swallow falls in Betws-y-Coed. This walk is detailed to take 2.43 hours, of intermediate level and would include sights such as Swallow falls, the ugly house and the Miners bridge: The website offered to […]