Hadrian’s Wall

Hadrian’s Wall – top of my must-see list for this Northumberland jaunt. A UNESCO World Heritage site, it marked the very edge of the greatest empire Europe has ever seen. (My) excitement levels were high, Husband and Son were more obsessed with the torrential rain. I must admit the closer we got to the wall, the…

Northumberland Best Bits

We ventured to the remote and breath-takingly beautiful county of Northumberland for a 5 day break over the Easter holidays. Having never explored this part of the north-east of England before, excitement levels were high. We were not disappointed. What a gorgeous place, definitely deserving its reputation as one of England’s most beautiful regions. We…