How to: The Alternative Weekend in London

How to: The Alternative Weekend in London

Good Afternoon, I thought I would share with you a handy little guide on how to spend a weekend in London with a difference. I have shared some tips previously for how you can spend a Harry Potter weekend in London. Go and check that out it is a pretty fun post: How to: The Harry [...]

Origins x Sweaty Betty Event

Origins x Sweaty Betty Event

Good Evening guys, What better way to spend my day off yesterday than at an event in York? This time I was lucky to get a place at the Origins x Sweaty Betty York Event. The incredible Alex over at Origins was so kind to let me have a place at this event and is [...]

Valhalla York: Review

Valhalla York: Review

Hello guys, I am super excited to be writing this review for you. I have previously written about my home city and its history of Vikings: Get ready for the Vikings… I mentioned how it is normal just to see people dressed like Vikings wandering the streets of York. Now some very clever men have opened [...]

Origins York: Launch Event

Origins York: Launch Event

Good Evening guys, How very exciting, I attended my first 'blogging event' hosted by Em Sheldon on Tuesday night. Em Sheldon is a multi-award winning blogger with her marvelous blog 'Emtalks'. Her blog is my ultimate goal, it is so well laid out and she gives great advice from anything from fitness to fashion. She [...]

How to: The Harry Potter Weekend

How to: The Harry Potter Weekend

Greetings fellow Book-it-Listers, I have recently returned from a rather magical weekend in London with my boyfriend. As a treat I booked us in at an Air BnB and tickets to the Harry Potter Studios for his graduation/21st birthday. We stayed at an Air BnB in Brixton with a lovely family. They mentioned how many [...]

Learn about me – My Ninja Childhood

Learn about me – My Ninja Childhood

Good Evening guys, As a new part of my blog I really wanted to let you guys know a little more about me. It helps to create a better picture of the person's blog you are reading and creates that more personal touch. I also hope you find these posts interesting as well as I [...]

Love Island IRL?

Love Island IRL?

Hello guys, I know I am catering to a rather large audience with this post but I am going to get one thing out of the way first. I don't watch Love Island.  I know I don't know how this is possible as it has literally dominated my Facebook and Twitter feed for weeks now. [...]

Unusual Accommodation: Part 3

Unusual Accommodation: Part 3

Happy Friday Everyone! We are being blessed here in Yorkshire with some incredible weather and I thought I would share one of my most favourite posts to write about with you. I have done two of these posts previously and I just love seeing the variety of experiences that we can have when booking trips [...]

Learn more about me – Rhianna

Learn more about me – Rhianna

Good Evening Book-it-Listers, I thought I would do a post with a difference, I have realised that I don't really talk about me and who I am. I think it's super essential when I am blogging for you amazing people who follow what I do to actually know who I am. My name is Rhianna [...]

Game of Thrones in Real Life!

Game of Thrones in Real Life!

Good Evening guys, Spoiler alert this is a post all about Game of Thrones with several snippets of iconic scenes so if you have not watched it first of all SHAME and second of all I have warned you there are spoilers! Tonight is a very exciting evening for many of us as Game of [...]

The Tourism Dilemma: Venice

The Tourism Dilemma: Venice

Hello Book it Listers, This blog post is going to be about something a little bit different. Now we all appreciate how incredible the opportunity to be able to travel the world is don't we? Do we think about what a mass amount of tourists can have on some of our most favourite city break [...]

Don’t just sit there…Row Venice for yourself!

Don’t just sit there…Row Venice for yourself!

Buongiorno book-it-listers! Another chapter from my amazing trip to Venice and I just had to share this with you. Whenever you picture Venice I know myself and many of you will visualise the Gondola rides. These iconic modes of transport used to be the ways that the rich and famous would get around Venice, like [...]

The Air BnB Experience

The Air BnB Experience

Hello everyone, This is one of many posts to come about my trip to Venice. I thought that this post would be really helpful for those of you out there who have thought about booking an Air BnB but have always been a bit unsure. I was always quite conspicuous about staying at an Air [...]

The Bistro Guy: Review

The Bistro Guy: Review

Merry Friday Everyone, As we all celebrate the Friday feeling we may need some good hearty food over the weekend and I ventured outside my regular food outlets. I absolutely love brunch spots and in my home city of York we are blessed to have many incredible places to choose from. If you haven't already [...]

Top 4 Most Unique Retreats in the World

Top 4 Most Unique Retreats in the World

It is Friday and we all look forward to a relaxing weekend. We live in very stressful times and I think how incredible my parents are and how they could do with a serious retreat. Personally I would just choose something simple maybe a bit of Yoga and sunshine will do me quite nicely. However [...]

Scotland’s hidden beauty

Scotland’s hidden beauty

It has taken me a while and I do not know why to write a post all about my favourite parts from my trip to Scotland. I attended the Visit Scotland Expo on behalf of Great Rail Journeys and it was a wonderful start to the trip as I saw attractions and hotels with displays showing [...]

My Great British Kitchen Experience

My Great British Kitchen Experience

I think one of my favourite ways to spend time with friends and family is having unique experiences which include Food and Cocktails. I have just spent a wonderful weekend with my best friend in Leeds. With her being the great friend that she is booked us both into a new restaurant in Leeds. They [...]

The High Street City Break.

The High Street City Break.

Merry Sunday everyone, As the weekend reaches the end I have found myself scouring the high street this weekend for some summer clothes trying to revamp my wardrobe. You're probably wondering how is this travel related but trust me I will change your mind very quickly. I have recently read a sponsored post by Refinery29 which [...]

The Visit Scotland Expo

The Visit Scotland Expo

Good evening from Yorkshire as I sit and eat my Gin & Tonic Ice-pop (yes you read correctly, head on to Aldi and pick some up they are incredible!!), I recently returned from a work trip with Great Rail Journeys and me and my colleague attended the Visit Scotland Expo held at the SECC Glasgow on 26th-27th [...]

Best Brunch Spots in York

Best Brunch Spots in York

Good Evening everyone, I hope you have all enjoyed your Easter break and ate plenty of chocolate. I feel like I have been quite good this year...although I am seriously craving a chocolate nest surely it is never too late to have one? Living in York over this past year whilst on my placement even [...]

Get ready for the Vikings…

Get ready for the Vikings…

Good day from a Sunny York, I hope you are all doing well. As we are reaching ever closer to the peak travel season I can definitely tell my home town is getting busier. There are more and more events going on and this next couple of weeks are especially busy. For those of you [...]

Chin Chin for a bit o’Gin?

Chin Chin for a bit o’Gin?

Happy Monday Everyone, I am quite pleased with the weather we are having at the moment so much so that I have started applying my favourite tanning moisturiser. I use Dove Derma Spa Summer Revived Body Lotion and it is honestly incredible as I am terrified of using actual fake tan because that would not end [...]

Thank you!!

Thank you!!

Good Evening guys, I just want to say thank you to those guys that are following my blog it means a lot and I know 54 doesn't seem many. To me I think of it in a way of putting those 54 people into a room and that is actually quite a big amount! I [...]

Keep safe when you travel!

Keep safe when you travel!

Good Evening from York, Unfortunately on the anniversary of the Brussels attack it is a day of not only remembering but reliving an awful attack. Today we are unfortunately witnessing another dreadful attack and this time in London. I can not believe it was a year ago since the attack in Brussels, it only seems [...]

Is Research before you Travel important?

Is Research before you Travel important?

Good Evening, This blog post is something I am really intrigued by and I really would like to start proper discussions on my page. I would love for you lovely people to get involved in some of my posts and we can throw some new blog post ideas around and even share our opinions together. The topic [...]