In 1780 the fourth Earl of Derbyshire wanted to create a spa town that wasn’t three or four days riding by carriage away. Rather than going down to Bath where social status and frivolous dinners ruled – and arguably ruined – lives, the Earl wanted his friends to travel north to the natural hot springs of … More Buxton: the North’s answer to Bath
We are coming up to six months of living in Manchester, and I must say it has gone by quickly. The glorious rainy days and the chilly winds of the North have been an incredibly welcome change to the humidity that encapsulates Brisbane. Looking back to moving over and not really having a job lined … More Why share houses are a great idea for expats.