A Romantic Castle for a Romantic Queen – My Trip to Sudeley Castle

I will always hold a soft spot for Sudeley Castle. No matter how often I explore this historic romantic retreat, I still view it as an absolute dream of a visit. My attachment to Sudeley Castle began a few years ago, when I was still a Tudor-obsessed teenager seeking my next Tudor fix. Naturally, this … Continue reading A Romantic Castle for a Romantic Queen – My Trip to Sudeley Castle

My Thoughts on ‘Eva’s Story: A Survivor’s Tale by the Step-Sister of Anne Frank’ by Eva Schloss

Wow… there are simply no words that fully describe the chilling and horrifying tale which is ‘Eva’s Story’. Any book surrounding the Holocaust is obviously not going to be a light-hearted read, and ‘Eva’s Story’ is no different. This book is an incredibly personal and honest account, of a young girl and her family’s desperate … Continue reading My Thoughts on ‘Eva’s Story: A Survivor’s Tale by the Step-Sister of Anne Frank’ by Eva Schloss

My Thoughts on ‘Dunkirk: Fight to the Last Man’ by Hugh Sebag-Montefiore

There are simply no words to describe just how much I enjoyed reading this book. Within ‘Dunkirk: Fight to the Last Man’, Hugh Sebag-Montefiore has written a beautiful in-depth account of one of the most dramatic events of the Second World War. The evacuation of Dunkirk in May and June 1940, is still widely remembered … Continue reading My Thoughts on ‘Dunkirk: Fight to the Last Man’ by Hugh Sebag-Montefiore