Book review – Fiestas and Siestas Miles Apart

Who of us hadn’t dreamed of a leisurely life in the Mediterraneans. A days of sun, light breeze playing in the olive groves and the silky-warm summer nights with a glass of wine, patio and people we love around us. The Fiestas and Siestas Miles Apart is a story about the middle class British family who decided to sell up, pack up and go to live in Spain. 

Williamson memorial, Lancaster, UK

Lancaster for a weekend, literary heritage, nature and fresh bread

Lancaster has a dark and Gothic history that reflects in the architecture and stories of old times. A slave trade, witch trials, prison tales and quicksands where travelers or fishermen have disappeared all are part of towns colorful history.

It’s no wonder that an area with such a mystical ambiance have become an inspiration writers through different eras.

Wordsworth Daffodil Garden

The Lake District, an inspiration and home for the William Wordsworth

For romantic souls the Lake District is among the best places to visit in England. A home and safe haven for many whose works are still regarded as masterpieces of English literature. William Wordsworth, Samuel Coleridge and Beatrix Potter probably being best known among those who lived here for a length of time…