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Sunshine in Sardinia- My next Italy adventure!

So, it’s no secret that I’m a big Italy fan. I love everything about the country! Although I am lucky enough to have lived there for a year and have friends who I can go and visit out there, I have never made it to any of the Italian islands! Top of my list is […]

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Stay Organised while Travelling: My 10 Top Tips

    Whether it’s your first trip or your 1000th trip, you can never be too organised – after all holidays are meant to be relaxing, you don’t want a last minute airport panic! So, here are my top tips to stay organised while travelling: 1. Plan ahead: check your route to the airport and […]

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Ten things to do in and around Windermere, The Lake District

Lake Windermere holds a special place in my heart and always will do. It’s where I spent all my summers and I have the happiest memories of being there. Yes it rains quite a bit of the time and yes it’s a few degrees colder than the south of England, but the beautiful scenery easily […]

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¡Hola Mexico! – Zihuatanejo – Part 2

  In between all the lazing on the beach we did do some activities in Mexico! One afternoon my sister and I went parasailing from the beach and over the sea. I was nervous at first and it didn’t help that as we took off I lost momentum and fell straight back into the water. […]

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¡Hola Mexico! – Zihuatanejo – Part 1

I love sun, sand and the beach so the idea of spending Christmas and New Year in Mexico sounded like heaven. After a stop over in L.A we flew to Ixtapa – Zihuatanejo for some winter sun! We stayed at Embarc Resorts and it was amaaaazing! The resort was right on the beach and had a […]

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Christmas in La La Land

  To break up our long flight to Mexico where we would be spending Christmas and New Year we stayed in L.A for two nights. It was the first time I’d been to west coast America so I was very excited. We stayed in the Avalon hotel in Beverly Hills which was a great location […]

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Where to stay before an early flight – Travelodge Gatwick Airport

  When you think about a Travelodge hotel you don’t tend to associate them with words like glamour or luxury, but they are convenient and not too expensive. Exactly what you’re looking for when you have an early morning flight! My recent flight to Norway was one of the first to leave Gatwick and the cost […]

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Touchdown in Tromso – Part 3

Aside from the hastily made sandwiches that we smuggled out every breakfast we did treat ourselves to a couple of meals out… Lunch: We decided to go to the Hildr Gastro Bar on a very cold afternoon when we just needed to get warm! From the outside it looked like a house but the inside was  a great […]

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Touchdown in Tromso – Part 2

  We managed to pack quite a lot into our little holiday. Here are some of the highlights… Dog Sledding This was by far the most fun activity we did in Norway! It was organised by Arctic Adventure Tours and we were driven out into the countryside in a group of about ten people to […]

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Touchdown in Tromso – Part 1

I’ve just got back from what I can only describe as the best holiday of my life so far. My boyfriend and I decided to embrace the elements and headed to Tromso in Norway at the start of February for 6 days. Now, I’m not good with the cold so choosing to go to one […]