Review of andwhynot Bar and Restuarant in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire

A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of attending an old friend from schools hen do. We were to have dinner then attend a cocktail making masterclass at andwhynot in Mansfield. Despite it being in my hometown, I had actually never been to this bar/restaurant so I wasn’t really sure what to expect. I …

Ryanair hand luggage policy changes. A Ryainair plane wing above the clouds at sunset taken through the airplane window.

Changes to the Ryanair Hand Luggage Policy – 2019 Update

In January 2018, the Ryanair hand luggage policy was changed drastically. Historically, every passenger was allowed to take two pieces of hand luggage aboard the plane for free. This was then changed to only being allowed one piece on board and a second taken off you at the gate and placed under the plane for …

200 Degrees Coffee

200 Degrees Coffee Shop review – One for the Coffee lovers

Recently Lucy and I had the pleasure of attending a blogging event with the East Midlands Blogging network. It was hosted by 200 Degrees Coffee in Leicester free of charge and I will be reviewing them based on this. 200 Degrees is a Nottingham-based company but has coffee shops in several cities in the UK …

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How to Pack your Holiday into a Carry-On Bag – Packing Guide and Essentials

In the past year, I’ve been on 4 holidays flying with budget airlines. None of these have included checked in luggage. So I’ve learnt to pack light in order to save me adding it as an extra which can get pretty expensive. There are plenty of packing tips and hacks to help when you need …

Meet Amy

Meet Amy

Hi there, I’m Amy and I’m the creator of the Travel Fairies Blog. I’d like to take a bit of time to introduce myself since I know I might have some new readers since the relaunch of this blog. The other writers will be introducing themselves later too. I also run the Instagram account @travel_fairie. …