Bramall Hall in Manchester

Bramall Hall, Manchester

I’ve been to Bramall Hall in Manchester last year and I loved it, even though it was a brief visit as we got there only one hour before closing time. I didn’t have my DSLR with me, so I went again this year, so I can have a better look and take pictures too. There […]

Vegetarian lunch at Peak View Tearooms

Peak View Tearooms

I went to the Peak View Tearooms before, for my birthday a few years ago. I thought it will be nice to stop there again. There is a pub too, but I prefer the views at the tearooms, so instead of going to the monthly pub, we went to the tearooms. This means that I […]

Fence with snow

Snow in Peak District

For most people, snowing is just fun. For me, it’s one of the things I miss most. While I love the British weather, never too cold, never too hot, I was used to heaps of snow in winter. With all the amber code for snow these last few days, I wanted to see the snow. […]

Malpas village

Malpas

Malpas is a small village in Cheshire, close to the Welsh border. I blogged about The Bull Pub, a lovely Victorian pub nearby. I would definitely recommend it. I wanted to visit Malpas because is one of those cute villages with stunning old houses, a cross in the middle and a beautiful church. I find […]

The Bull Pub Malpas, from outside

The Bull Pub, Malpas

For my birthday, my husband and I went to The Bull Pub, Malpas for lunch. We had a big breakfast, so we only took some starters and a side dish to share. I loved the food so much that I want to go back and sample more. Their vegetarian range is amazing. The prices are […]

Las Iguanas Trafford Centre

Las Iguanas

My husband and I tried the vegetarian burritos at Las Iguanas recently. I though I should share my experience because I was very pleased with the food and the staff. We went to Trafford Centre for lunch. I think I mentioned Trafford Centre 10 times in the last month, but we are really happy with […]

National Football Museum seen from outside

National Football Museum

After a long chat with my husband, we’ve decided to go to Manchester for the day, a couple of weekends ago. We’ve chose National Football Museum as the destination. The museum is free, donations welcome, but not mandatory, details on their website. The museum starts with the history of the football. It was really interesting. […]

Café Rouge at intu Trafford Centre

Café Rouge at intu Trafford Centre

My husband and I had a lovely vegetarian meal at Café Rouge at intu Trafford Centre. It was one of our anniversaries, so it was a very special day for us. Luckily almost everything was perfect. More details about them on their website. The only thing that bothered us was a lady at a table […]

The Donkey Sanctuary

The Donkey Sanctuary

A few days ago, my husband and I went to the Donkey Sanctuary in Manchester. I shared a few pictures on Instagram. The Donkey Sanctuary is a charity, more details, that houses rescued donkeys. They have a few sanctuaries around UK, like Manchester, Leeds, Birmingham and a few others. There are a few sanctuaries outside […]

The White Cross Pub

The White Cross Pub

Yesterday my husband and I went to Lancaster and we stopped for coffee at The White Cross Pub. The pub is near the canal, more info on their website. It is in an 130 years old cotton mill. The name of the pub comes from the original stone white cross, that was just 200 meters […]