Travel

This City Life started off as a travel blog, but then life happened and travel had to take a bit of a back foot. I still love to take trips every now and then, so here’s where you’ll find all my recommendations – from hotel and food reviews to city break ideas and long holidays in the sun.

Latest in city break ideas

A day trip from Bratislava to Vienna

A day trip from Bratislava to Vienna

The beginning of May brought an unexpected…
A little Manchester break – brunch, books and Gotham

A little Manchester break – brunch, books and Gotham

I’ve lived in the UK all my…
Just breezing through – an Edinburgh city break

Just breezing through – an Edinburgh city break

As a birthday treat, I decided to…

Latest in beach break ideas

Maldives photoblog – Maldives honeymoon in pictures

Maldives photoblog – Maldives honeymoon in pictures

I never thought I’d get to the…
Sri Lanka photoblog – Sri Lanka honeymoon in pictures

Sri Lanka photoblog – Sri Lanka honeymoon in pictures

We got back from our Sri Lankan…
Climbing Sigiriya Rock – lions and cobras and wasps! Oh my!

Climbing Sigiriya Rock – lions and cobras and wasps! Oh my!

When I told people we were off…

All about hotels

A night at Gotham Manchester (aka The Hotel Of My Nerd Dreams)

A night at Gotham Manchester (aka The Hotel Of My Nerd Dreams)

I’m not going to lie, the fact…
Hotel review: Heritance Tea Factory, Nuwara Eliya Sri Lanka

Hotel review: Heritance Tea Factory, Nuwara Eliya Sri Lanka

“We try and pluck the darkest leaves,”…
Hotel review: Jetwing Vil Uyana, Sigiriya Sri Lanka

Hotel review: Jetwing Vil Uyana, Sigiriya Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is the most beautiful country…

City life reviews

Bistro Soho Bratislava review

Bistro Soho Bratislava review

Since me and R were in Bratislava…
Review: Afternoon Tea at sketch London

Review: Afternoon Tea at sketch London

On our recent trip back to London…
Hotel review: Heritance Tea Factory, Nuwara Eliya Sri Lanka

Hotel review: Heritance Tea Factory, Nuwara Eliya Sri Lanka

“We try and pluck the darkest leaves,”…

Travel tips

20 things to do if you’re not travelling this month

20 things to do if you’re not travelling this month

The irony that I’m a travel blogger…
My city break wishlist – 6 cities I want to visit in 2016

My city break wishlist – 6 cities I want to visit in 2016

2015 was a bit of a bummer…
5 cities you must visit in the UK

5 cities you must visit in the UK

There are so many amazing cities in…