Category Archives: Summer

London Guide: Primrose Hill & Regents Park

 Bring on the long weekend! Who doesn’t love a long weekend?! Knowing that there’ll be no panic of failed weekend productivity on Sunday evening means you can lay back and really enjoy the sunshine that little bit more. No Monday-istis for me! Yesterday I took the opportunity to wander around north Camden and pretty Primrose […]

Hazy Andalusia

Andalucia So I popped to Spain the other week. You know, a quick 3 day jaunt in-out-done. I realised that may as well have gone on a trip to the other side of London when my best friends commented on my palm tree instagrams with ‘oh this is where she is!’ and ‘Spain what?!’ Oops. […]

Marseille Musings

The Mediterranean Coast I’m dreaming of being back in Marseille where the sun is hot, there’s sorbet for sale by the beach and the evenings end in glasses of rose overlooking the Med. This was the last day I spent in sunny Provence where I had been staying with the wonderful Celine and boy, did […]

4th Bloggiversary Giveaway!

Wahay ShinyThoughts is a big 4 years old! – Blimey, what an oldie! I really can’t see this colourful space on the internet struggling with a zimmerframe any time soon so I’ll continue to plough energy into snapping and posting during my evenings and weekends, for love is what keeps it alive! Thank you so […]

Memories of Martigues

 Little Voyage by the Sea I came to Provence, super excited to visit Europe’s capital of culture, Marseille, but left completely charmed not by France’s second largest city with it’s impressive new developments, but by the sweet little neighbouring town of Martigues where la Bloggeuse française Celine resides with her charmingly welcoming family. I’m sure you […]

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