Christmas in Birmingham

Last weekend me and Jono were in Birmingham…as always it was on a budget but it was nice to get a couple of days away even though we lived on sandwiches  and hotel room picnics 🙂

I’ve had the Tyne of my life

We are recently back from a fantastic couple of days in Newcastle-upon-Tyne. I saw a photo on Instagram a while back of Zaap Thai, which is a restaurant in Newcastle, it looked so quirky that I told Jono I’d love to go and bless him he surprised me with flights! This is a very long blog […]

A flying visit to the UK

Last weekend meself and himself headed over to the UK. Andy’s family live over there so it was lovely to see some of them and also some friends. We had to fly to Gatwick because Andy doesn’t have a passport so there was a lot of driving to do. I saw a lot of motorways and […]

Coronation Street Tour

This is a very overdue blog but better late than never. Last year I went to Manchester for a couple of days and visited the Coronation Street Studio Tour. The tour was meant to finish in October but has proved so popular they’ve carried it on. The tour is of the old Coronation Street set […]

Magnum in Wolverhampton

I had a very short visit to the UK over the weekend to see Magnum playing at the Wulfrun Hall, Wolverhampton. For those of you who don’t know I’m called Magnumlady after a rock band…and I’m still a groupie after 30 odd years of being a fan! The photo above was taken somewhere over Birmingham […]