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Conquering my 5 Solo Travel fears

Last Autumn I went on my first solo trips. I travelled to Vienna, Budapest, Munich and Bad Bayersoiern over the course of a few months.  My experience was extremely positive on the whole but there are, of course, lots of valid concerns when it comes to solo travel. I definitely had mine before I left […]

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Travelling Solo in Seville

What do you think about solo travel? I used to think it was something I would never do. It seemed scary and lonely and it didn’t really appeal to me at all. However as I travelled more with friends and family over the years, I felt more confident about going solo. In fact, as daunting […]

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Why Warsaw?

This Christmas, Keri and I took a break to Poland’s capital, Warsaw. We agreed that it was a charming city and the Christmas festivities heightened this charm even more! Krakow is perhaps better known as the city to visit in Poland however, we would definitely recommend a trip to Warsaw for the following reasons: 1. […]

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Au Pair in France

Ever wanted to stay in a foreign country for a long period of time, learn a new culture or a new language? If so, working as an au pair may be a good option for you. I had the opportunity to spend 5 weeks this summer working as an au pair in France. Here is a bit […]

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Amsterdam

Amsterdam is a vibrant and welcoming city with so much more to do than spend time in coffeeshops. I spent a couple of days in Amsterdam with Jemina and we managed to do a lot in a short space of time. Here are a few things we did to make the most of our trip: […]

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What not to do in Rome!

Travelling guides usually focus on what you should do when you visit a new place. However, I recently travelled to Rome with my Mum and sister and  although we had a great time, there were a few blunders we made that we could have avoided. If you are looking to visit Rome, don’t make the […]

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Why travel to Normandy?

Are you thinking of travelling this summer? If so, I am here to suggest a less talked about holiday  destination… Normandy! When travelling to France, Paris is usually the most talked about attraction, so much so that we often forget how many other beautiful regions the country has to offer. Last summer I had the […]

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Top tips for your next trip

Many of us love to travel- whether it be to take a break from life’s usual routine and explore a new scene or perhaps an occasion simply arises which demands a few nights away from home. I’m fortunate enough to have been on a few travel trips in the past few years and along the […]

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10 top tips to survive and thrive on your Year Abroad

I study Russian and German at university and I went on a year abroad last academic year as part of my course. Whether you’re also going on a year abroad as part of your degree or you’re taking a year out purely for fun, it’s important to know not only how to ‘survive’ but also […]

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Sunny Singapore

Luscious trees and luscious leaves,   Iridescent and majestic, shimmering in the night,   A warm enchanted forest of sparkling delights.   In painted streets infused with culture and festivity,   Busy and bustling yet safe and leisurely.   Fragrant Buddhist Temples,   And ornate Hindu Mandirs, side by side.   Breathing deeply and soaking […]

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