This book went straight in my top 10: “An Italian Affair” by Caroline Montague REVIEW

A sentence to summarise: A historically poignant novel that shows the numerous paths taken in war, the impending terror of Nazi/Fascist power and the love that acts as a life-jacket for the people, giving them the strength to face the waves of devastation and death. A little plot snippet: The title of the novel – … More This book went straight in my top 10: “An Italian Affair” by Caroline Montague REVIEW

The Tattooist of Auschwitz : the true story that will stay with me.

The Tattooist of Auschwitz Writer – Heather Morris Based on the interviews with Slovakian Jew Lale Sokolov.    A paragraph to summarise: In a world full of words, the Holocaust always finds me wordless and speechless. Are there any conversations on this historical genocide that truly use the right words to express how harrowing it … More The Tattooist of Auschwitz : the true story that will stay with me.

Northern Adventures: Northumberland & Newcastle

Every year, my friend and I embark on a venture to a new, unseen place. Although we have many worldwide destinations listed on our endless travel bucket list, we believe that exploring your own country is where travelling should start. Each county, city, town and village holds something authentic to it’s beginnings and it’s on-going … More Northern Adventures: Northumberland & Newcastle

When in Rome…

An early start in Rome means fighting with busy workers to get a space on the Metro. However the hustle and bustle of the dark , dull Metro station becomes a distant memory when you find your way to the Trevi Fountain. I thought I would have to continue fighting through people to find some … More When in Rome…