Dining in the dark in Amsterdam

A little over a month ago I found myself in Amsterdam and as part of my birthday present, my lovely boyfriend took me to try out a new trend ‘Dining in the Dark’. This is pretty much what it says on the tin, you go to a restaurant and eat your meal, but in complete… View Post

How to survive a trip to Stonehenge on an August weekend

School holidays, warm weather, not being at work… visiting Stonehenge in August just screams crowds, stress and hassle. But it doesn’t have to be that way. An August weekend may pretty much be the busiest time of the year to visit Stonehenge, but it is also probably the time that you are going to want… View Post

Seven surprisingly stripey travel snaps

Seeing as this blog is called Love Stripes, I decided it was time for anotherĀ  post about… wait for it… stripes! I originally planned a fashion post about all the stripey items I have purchased recently – stay tuned it’s on the way – but while scrolling through my travel photos one evening I noticed… View Post

Ten bars to visit in Sydney

In December 2011 I went to Australia for a month’s holiday, which bizarrely turned into a two year working holiday (I just couldn’t bring myself to leave so soon). The majority of the time that I lived in Australia was spent in Sydney, and in that time I got to know the city – and… View Post