A week in the country

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We have traveled North for a week in the country. Our beautiful accommodation Moorfield Lodge  sits at the edge of a forest looking out over a field of buttercups and white clover. The silence is the first thing we notice, away from the city we become conscious of the stillness of the landscape. Continue reading “A week in the country”

Citrus scented facial at the Urso Hotel Madrid

 

Urso Hotel MadridWith only 24 hours to spare on a hot and humid day at the peak of the Summer, I decided to unwind with a Citrus scented facial at the spa at the Urso Hotel Madrid in the center of the city. Despite a mix up in my appointment times, the hotel reception were kind and accommodating and were thankfully able to find me a slot in the busy spa schedule. The spa located at basement level includes a Hamman, a Hydrotherapy pool as well as 3 treatment rooms and is a cool place to relax at the end of the day. Certainly when I arrived, it was filling up with after work escapees looking for some quiet time at the end of the day. Continue reading “Citrus scented facial at the Urso Hotel Madrid”