A Wintery Walk & Grand House on Hampstead Heath…

When it’s cold outside there is no excuse to stay indoors… wrap up warm and go for a wintery walk, especially on a crisp Winter’s Day with a clear blue sky. Hampstead Heath… Continue reading

Snuggling up at the Porches Inn after a day on the slopes…

Many people hate the winter. Not TravelBella! Although partial to beaches and warmer climates I love to ski and snuggle up with a hot chocolate (with a dash of Baileys of course!) in… Continue reading

Warming up your winter mornings with brunch in New York…

One of my favourite things to do on a brisk New York winter morning is to stroll through Central Park with my camera and then warm up my ice-cold fingers with a hot… Continue reading

Escaping the Freeze to a Caribbean Island Paradise…

If you have had enough of the big freeze and the January blues are starting to creep in, then head to the sunny shores of the Caribbean for the feeling of fine white… Continue reading

Festive Fun in a grand setting in London…

Skate away – friends, a lover, children and strangers. There is something so magical about ice-skating in Twilight in the shadow of a grand old building and with a festive feel in the… Continue reading

Taking in the Vibe in the Meatpacking District in NYC…

If you are visiting New York then you should plan to spend some time in the meatpacking district in downtown Manhattan. Not quite as cutting-edge as it was in the late 90s/early 2000s… Continue reading

Warming up with the Best Hot Chocolate in Zurich…

Tucked away in the old part of Zurich along the cobbled paths, past the chocolate box buildings and the impressive churches that crowd this part of the city is Conditorei Schobert, a cosy… Continue reading

Food fit for a Russian Princess in London’s Soho…

If a button on your table that says ‘Press for Champagne’ doesn’t scream decadence then I don’t know what does! Eating at Bob Bob Ricard evokes a feeling of dining in glamour at… Continue reading

Brunching on Top of the World in Hong Kong…

Hong Kong is an impressive city boasting skyscrapers, green hilly backdrops, glistening water reflecting shimmering images of the famed skyline and numerous restaurants and bars. This bustling Asian city has no shortage of… Continue reading

Dancing Fairies in Giant Snow Globes in Highgate…

Tucked away off Hampstead Heath in a leafy suburb of North London is the charming village of Highgate. Steeped in history, reflected by the numerous blue plaques (indicating where celebrated figures of years… Continue reading