The Gracia Festival 'Festa major de Gracia' What is it? The Gracia festival is one which began 200 years ago in the small 'Barrio' of Gracia. It is a celebration of colour, lights, sounds, creativity, imagination and neighbourhood. A time-old tradition where different streets come together once a year to compete for the prestigious title … Continue reading The Gracia Festival, Barcelona!
I recently had the pleasure of staying at Sefton Park Hotel, Liverpool in one of their newly renovated 'Cosy double' rooms and it was delightful! Let me share with you my favourite things about staying at Sefton Park Hotel... As you approach the hotel you are greeted by a listed gateway which just adds to … Continue reading My Stay at Sefton Park Hotel, Liverpool.
Always wondered what 'A wee wander' really means? Then look no further! Here is your very own definition by yours truly 'The Wee Wanderer'. The idea for 'The Wee Wanderer' blog was born during a summer spent travelling around the wonder that is Europe via #interrail trains. So many different cultures, architecture, food, languages only … Continue reading #aweewander
Last winter we ventured up to the Scottish Highlands for Hogmanay with family and friends. Badaguish lodges are situated just outside Aviemore which is in the middle of the Cairngorms National Park. A fantastic situation beside lochs, mountains and forests. The town itself has everything you need closeby, with a supermarket to fuel your days in the lodge, outdoor clothing shops, … Continue reading Wigwams and lodges in Badaguish, Scotland
Looking for the perfect place to stay in the middle of Catalunya? Then look no further than Hotel Catalunya Park! Situated so close to Vall De Nuria it is the perfect place to stay during the winter months if you fancy a bit of skiing. It is also a great location for all you hikers for the … Continue reading Hotel Catalunya Park!
Fancy waking up in the middle of the French countryside? This Airbnb I recently stayed in with a large group is perfect for a quiet getaway surrounded by friends or family. With log fires, free home-made apple juice and stunning scenery all around, and an absolute bargain at 20 euros each per night, what more could you … Continue reading Airbnb in the French Pyrenees!
The newest Andy Warhol exhibition started its' life in Barcelona's Caixa Forum and I was lucky enough to see it with a good friend of mine! Barcelona's Caixa Forum is an art gallery which is sponsored by the bank 'la caixa', this means that if you are a la caixa customer you can enter many of the … Continue reading Andy Warhol Exhibition!
I am absolutely friggin delighted to announce that after just 6 months of launching my blog 'The Wee Wanderer' I was nominated for and have just accepted a Liebster Award for new bloggers!!! Who was I nominated by? I was lucky enough to be nominated by the wonderful blogger Perri, also known as Seeking … Continue reading The Liebster Award!
Afternoon tea is something, I must confess, I miss when living abroad. So I was so happy to fly back to Scotland recently for a lovely celebration and of course a wonderful excuse for an afternoon tea with some very special ladies! Glasgow, Scotland is full of culture and many, many a nice place to … Continue reading Afternoon Tea at The Corinthian Club
Venice. It is like no other place I have seen in all my life! It is magical and unique but has a tinge of sadness about it. Read on to find out what I discovered about Venice in my short time there, and what I loved most about it... The sheer idea of … Continue reading What I learned and loved about Venice!