Category Archives: ENGLAND

England: Beautiful Bath

Bath has been on my to-visit-list for a while, and after being there for a few hours I would like to go back for a weekend. The city is beautiful, old and cosy and there is plenty to see and … Continue reading

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England: Chapel Down

The English vineyard Chapel Down is situated among rapeseed fields in the southwest corner of England – Kent. At the vineyard they sell their wines as well as other local products, i.e. cider, preserves and crackers. They also provided maps … Continue reading

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England: Kent

We’re back in London now and mum and dad are on the plane back to Southern Sweden (although they land in Denmark..). We have really enjoyed our mini break and it has been lovely to explore the UK together. The … Continue reading

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Barbeque in the sun

When one lives in a flat without either balcony or patio one is extremly happy when friends invite one over for a barbecue a sunny Sunday in April. It was certainly perfect barbecue weather yesterday, and while our friends Ian … Continue reading

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Pub lunch in the country

We ventured out to Buckinghamshire, were Chistopher is from, this weekend, roughly between London and Oxford. It doesn’t take long to get there, but the difference from the city is enormous. It is quieter, fresher air and a different pace. … Continue reading

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Picturesque Devon

It feels like longer ago, but it was only last week that Christopher and I went down to Devon for a few days to visit his grandmother. It was lovely to se the countryside, the sea, the woods and breath … Continue reading

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Fish & chips by the seaside

It is lovely being in Devon breathing fresh air. It is quite cold but it was blue skies and sunshine yesterday so we had fish and chips by the beach in the cute village of Beer. 🙂

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A trip to Devon

Christopher and I will take the train down to Devon today. I’m really excited as I haven’t been there before but I have heard (and seen on TV) that it is beautiful there. We are going to stay with Christopher’s … Continue reading

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Chapel Down

When I moved to England two years ago I had no idea that there were vineyards here. During that time, even my parents neighbours in the south of Sweden has started a vineyard, and both there and here the climate … Continue reading

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A few foodie days

I have spent two nights in Southampton with my dear friend Gaby, relaxing, gossiping, shopping, eating and talking about food. It has been a few really nice days and she has spoiled me tremendously. On Thursday evening she cooked herb … Continue reading

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