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The green and beautiful Ireland sometimes can be overlooked as a tourist destination.
One of the most spectacular hiking experience that one will ever come across in their lifetime.
Annapurna Circuit
From its famous cuisine to colourful markets and architectural wonders, it offers something special for any traveller.
The city, which has nicknames such as the “city of lights” or “the city of love” plays host to some of the most spectacular grandiose monuments.
A hidden gem just waiting to be discovered.
No words are available to describe the picturesque beauty of Venice.
One quite interesting aspect of Corfu is its natural giftings, the awesomeness of its seas and hills.
With more than 3,000 hours of sunshine every year, it will steal your heart in no time.
A truly multi-ethnic metropolis, the perfect destination for travellers that love culture, architecture and its history.
Sunshine all year round, great wine, well-known gastronomy, and breathtaking nature are just a few words that can describe this gem in the Atlantic Ocean.





I’m dreaming about Lapland

With England still in the middle of lockdown, travelling this Christmas looks unlikely for a lot of people. This time last year I was starting to feel very festive and I was looking forward to all the Christmas Markets. I am a Christmas nut and love the celebrations! This year, it is a very different […]


Fireworks night during lockdown!

If you are missing out on Bonfire Night celebrations this year due to the impending lockdown in England, which starts this Thursday, you can still mark the day in your own way. I have been thinking about what to do instead of the usual gathering that takes place with a large bonfire and an amazing […]


British beach walks during Autumn

I love the British beaches but I have to say that I wasn’t completely relaxed visiting them during the summer months. With COVID-19 having just peaked in the first wave, a lot of people were looking to spend their summer on the beaches in the UK. I have of course written and tweeted about the […]


Autumn in the UK means blackberries galore!

As anyone who reads the Patricia Bech Travel Notes will know, I usually blog about travelling. Although, during lockdown and the Coronavirus crisis, it has obviously been a little bit more difficult than usual to just write about travel. It has started me thinking about other types of content that I can talk about. I […]


3 cities to visit in Spain

By Patricia Bech Today I was thinking back to my last visit to Spain. I love Spain a lot as I adore the food, wine, culture and people. It is one of the places that I have really missed visiting during the COVID-19 pandemic. I mean I have missed travelling to lots of places. Everyone […]

Patricia Bech Autumn sunshine

Autumn sun destinations in Europe

By Patricia Bech As the summer comes to an end in the UK, many people like to try and escape for some late summer sunshine. As COVID-19 travel restrictions ease, there are a few places that you may like to consider visiting for prolonged warm weather. Even if you are not brave enough to travel […]


Places to see nature’s Autumn display

September is here and that means autumn has arrived! It has been a strange summer, especially for anyone involved with the travel industry. For me, it seems to have gone in the blink of an eye and I think that is partly due to the monotony. Normally, I would be exploring places in Europe all […]


Surfing destinations in the UK

PATRICIA BECH TRAVEL NOTES: THE STAYCATION SERIES One of the positive things to come out for COVID-19 is that we have been able to appreciate all of the opportunities that are available in the UK. Travel is of course about exploring new places and it should never be limited to one county. But the Coronavirus […]


Staycation Series: The Belfry

I am continuing with my staycation series because this summer, it seems that everyone wants to holiday at home. I think it is safer than getting on a plane, but that is my personal opinion at the moment. Of course, people can drive to Europe, but there are also some very nice places to visit […]


Places to enjoy a Staycation in the UK: Hartwell House

Lots of hotels are starting to open up again across the UK. For many people, it is less stressful getting in the car and driving to a hotel for a short mini break, than getting on a plane during these difficult times. While people are starting to fly to holiday destinations again, COVID-19 has also […]