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2nd November 2017
Hadrian's Wall

How is tourism in Northumberland?

BBC news item on Hadrian’s wall and some interesting info on Game of Thrones Well according to the BBC this morning tourism in Northumberland is very good!!  The national park authority stated that there had been a steady 3% increase in tourism in the area this year.  Great for all the small businesses out there that are supported by the tourism trade and great for the tourists that all this individual shops, tea rooms etc […]
14th September 2017
Whole space - Apartment

There’s more to running a holiday let than you think

  I am now 9 months in to running 2 holiday lets for the first time. How naive I was to think it would be a bit of admin and keeping them clean! Here are just some of the many roles I have had since starting this new adventure! Cleaner, Admin assistant, Digital marketer, Website Designer, Blogger, Problem solver, Car Unloader, Plumber, Decorator, Negotiator, Buyer, Flat pack furniture maker, Scheduler, Tour guide, Gardener, Creator of Number Plate, Comforter And many more I’m sure I will think of after this is […]
14th August 2017
Warkworth Church

Top 5 Days Out in the North East

Having moved to Northumberland in December 2016 I am new to the area but have been on holiday to the North East for many years.  During that time my husband and I with various hangers on such as dogs, friends and family have explored much of what this beautiful area has to offer.  So let me share with you some of my favourites. Warkworth For variety you can’t miss Warkworth.  There cannot be many villages […]