Destinations

Discover new destinations and places in the UK, Europe and around the world. Handpicked for solo travellers and singles who like to explore in style.

road trip through france, dover dunkirk champagne, chateau d'etoges

Road Trip Day 1: Panic attack at a Michelin star restaurant in a French...

Today is going to be a long and challenging day, involving a lot of driving and quite possibly - a lot of crying en...
travelling as grief therapy, road trip, france, chateau etoges, french chateau

A road trip through France – the itinerary

It took me just over three years to get here. I vowed to do that when my partner died - to go on a...

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Le Château d'Etoges, Champagne, France, luxury hotel, castle hotel, palace hotel

Le Château d’Etoges in Champagne, France – an honest hotel review

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Read this if you wonder what it's like to stay as a guest at a "proper" French Château. An honest review of my stay at Château d'Etoges as a paying guest.
hotel entrance, Le Manoir Saint Thomas, Amboise, loire valley, france, travel blog

Le Manoir Saint Thomas in Amboise (Loire Valley, France) – an honest hotel review

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The perfect hotel to explore the Loire Valley and its thousand chateaux. An honest review of my stay at Le Manoir Saint Thomas as a paying guest.
La Chartreuse du Bignac, luxury hotel review, travel blog

La Chartreuse du Bignac in Bignac, France – an honest hotel review

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Read this if you wonder what it's like to stay as a guest at a "proper" French Chartreuse. An honest review of my stay at La Chartreuse du Bignac as a paying guest.
Le Moulin de l'Abbaye, Brantôme, France, hotel review, travel blog

Le Moulin de l’Abbaye in Brantôme, France – an honest hotel review

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Read this before you book a stay at a French watermill with its own Michelin Star restaurant. An honest review of my stay at Le Moulin de l'Abbaye Brantome.