Falling in love with Dorset at The Summer Lodge + Acorn Inn

Falling in love with Dorset at The …

We initially came to Dorset to see the stunning Jurassic Coast and the equally stunning Summer Lodge (pictured above) en route to Cornwall. But we quickly decided to turn our overnight stop into a four…

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The Magic of Oxford and Belmond Le Manoir

The Magic of Oxford and Belmond Le …

This is Part III of our Journey from Venice to London with Belmond. You can find Part I here and Part II here. After the journey of a lifetime aboard Belmond’s Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, we made…

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24 Hours in Venice with Belmond Hotel Cipriani

24 Hours in Venice with Belmond Hotel Cipriani

This is Part I of our Journey from Venice to London with Belmond. You can find Part II here, and Part III here. As we pulled into Venice, I was giddy with anticipation – a…

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#12CountriesofChristmas – Stockholm, Sweden

#12CountriesofChristmas – Stockholm, Sweden

David and I reached Stockholm, the third of twelve countries we are visiting this Christmas season, and checked into our home away from home for the next two days: Hotel J, tucked away on Nacka…

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Istria, Croatia in the Fall

Istria, Croatia in the Fall

I’ve always assumed summer is the ideal season to visit Croatia and dreamed of chartering a boat to go island hopping along the Dalmatian coast. While it was too cold to live on a boat…

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