October Re-cap - Staycationing

2 November 2016

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What’s been happening this month?

I watched my first ever live rugby game at Twickenham where the Wallabies took on Argentina, and won! We turned the weekend into a little staycation and booked ourselves a room at the Hilton Syon Park. We enjoyed our previous stay at this hotel and it was nice to go back, it feels like you’re staying in the countryside.

I also managed to squeeze in a visit to Marble Hill House which is only a short drive from the hotel. We didn’t get a chance to visit last time so I was determined to see it this month before it closed for winter.

We also made a last minute booking to stay at Luton Hoo for a weekend. Staycations were a popular choice this month as I had to get my passport renewed and didn’t want to make any firm travel plans until I got my new one. We had such a relaxing stay at Luton Hoo, taking full advantage of the spa and enjoying afternoon tea. We were both so impressed with this hotel, we definitely want to come back again.

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So excited to be staying here tonight! 😁 @lutonhoohotel

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Looking ahead to November

I’m heading down to Brighton for a couple of days for a conference. There’s probably not going to be much time for sightseeing but it’ll be nice to get out of London for a little bit. Now that I have my shiny new passport we’ve also booked a weekend trip to Bruges where I plan on eating my weight in chocolate. If you have any tips for things to do in Bruges please let me know in the comments below.

I hope you had a wonderful October! Where is November taking you?



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