Offshore Film Festival 2019 sails into Southampton

Offshore Film Festival 2019 sails into Southampton

[AD*] Who doesn’t love seeing awesome places, feats of nature and people doing extraordinary things pushing themselves to the absolute limit?

Adventure film festivals are a form of escapism for me, it gives me travel ideas and it’s one of my favourite ways to spend an evening.

When the team at Offshore Film Festival invited me to an evening of ocean adventure through a program of films focusing on the world’s best diving, surfing and sailing I, of course, said HELL YEAH!

This was the festival’s first time in Southampton, but this is its third year touring Europe and the UK. Here I give a little insight into my evening and the short films.

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The revoltingly excellent Matilda arrives at Southampton’s Mayflower Theatre

The revoltingly excellent Matilda arrives at Southampton’s Mayflower Theatre

AD* Ahem, I’ll try to muster my best Miss Trunchbull voice, you’ll have to use your imagination…

See here you maggots, you filthy lot need to head down to Southampton’s Mayflower Theatre to see the newest arrival in town, Matilda The Musical, or I’ll put you in the chokey!

Only joking, although you would be mad to miss this enchanting show, it’s on until 6 July 2019.

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Ned’s Noodle Bar arrives in Southampton

Ned’s Noodle Bar arrives in Southampton

[AD] Well check me out living my best Carrie Bradshaw life with cute take out noodle boxes at the launch of Ned’s Noodle Bar!

Recently nominated for ‘best noodles in the UK’ at the UK’s Golden Chopsticks Awards Ned’s is bringing its twist on Chinese, Japanese, Thai, Korean, Malaysian and Vietnamese flavours to central Southampton.

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Walking with Hensting Alpacas

Walking with Hensting Alpacas

It’s not everyday that you can say you’ve taken an alpaca for a walk! Take a look at the wonderful experience I had at Hensting Alpacas in Brambridge, Eastleigh. And yes, of course, there’s A LOT of cute alpaca pictures. Continue reading “Walking with Hensting Alpacas”

Goga with Mucky Bucket Farm

Goga with Mucky Bucket Farm

GOGA! Downward facing…goat?🧘🏼‍♀️🐐🧘🏼‍♀️Recently I experienced goat yoga, aka goga, for the first time. Here’s a post that will help you find out more about this fun new variety of yoga, as well as including plenty of cute pygmy goat pictures!

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Escapism and pampering at the Eforea Spa

Escapism and pampering at the Eforea Spa

There’s nothing like treating yourself to a pamper, especially when you’ve been busy, a little time to yourself goes a long way!

Recently I was invited to spent a day at the Eforea Spa in the Hilton at the Ageas Bowl in Hampshire* to rest, relax and unwind. Take a look at my day…

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A night at Hilton at the Ageas Bowl Southampton

A night at Hilton at the Ageas Bowl Southampton

There’s nothing like a good nights sleep, and recently I had a wonderful bit of shut eye when I was invited* to experience the Hilton Hotel at the Ageas Bowl, Southampton.

Come take a peek at my room with its stunning view and comfortable bed…

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Vegan treats at Cafe Thrive

Vegan treats at Cafe Thrive

Embracing a vegan diet? If you’re on the south coast of England you need to know about a great option for eating out and sticking fully to the vegan way of life.

Cafe Thrive has become a staple on the Southampton foodie scene. It is making sure those opting for a vegan lifestyle have just as many options as other non-vegan establishments.

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Rest, relax and recover at Limitless Float

Rest, relax and recover at Limitless Float

Are you feeling stressed? Floatation therapy could provide the perfect opportunity to rest, reconnect and recover away from the many expectations and pressures of life.

Limitless Float offers an experience where you spend time in a sensory deprivation pod floating your troubles away.

It’s just opened in Southampton and I was invited to spend an hour trying out floatation therapy.

Here are my thoughts on the latest stress buster that’s arrived in the city.

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