“We live in Sheffield, we write about things we see here. What else is there to write about“ – Alex Turner, Arctic Monkeys
It may seem strange to anybody looking in that I got invited to spend the night at St Paul’s, Mecure Hotel and Spa in Sheffield.
Why you may ask ?…
Well basically because I live in the steel city. Apart from a 2 year stint in Lincoln it’s always been home.
I did question why I’d been invited myself but as I often get asked where to stay in Sheffield AND as I am a massive advocate of the beautiful city I thought it was an ideal opportunity.
What better way to recommend a hotel than to have stayed there yourself .
What better way to promote a city than to see it through ‘first timers’ eyes…
So I said yes … if it was still ok with them then I’d love to take up their generous offer.
So that’s what I did last Friday night along with a group of bloggers from around the country. Continue reading