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I am sat in Dublin airport, waiting to fly back to London. I have a horrific cold and every time I cough, the woman next to me looks at me as though I am a carrier of the Black Death.…

A Day on Royal Caribbean’s Navigator of the Seas Cruise Ship

I am well versed with planes. I know the protocol; I know where the life jacket is stored and to handle turbulence. I’m good with planes. Boats? Um. Not exactly. For some reason I can get my head around a…

Added Extras #39

I’ve been saying for the last few months that I’d be feeling more myself once I got back to London and I was not wrong. This week I’ve been able to live life like normal: my belongings are all in…

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Autumn/Winter Coats Wish List (because summer is over already)

Top L – R: Phase Eight Puffer Coat, McQ Alexander McQueen Pink Crepe Coat, Warehouse Asymmetric Belted CoatBottom L – R: Therapy Suede Trench Coat, Creenstone Wool Overcoat, River Island Faux Suede Panel Coat The weather this weekend was shocking.…

The Kindness of Strangers

There is nothing that restores my faith in humanity like the kindness of strangers. Those people who go out of their way to give, share and provide for somebody they have never met, and may never see again. We go…

I’m Shortlisted in the Bloggers Blog Awards!

So this is a bit of a surreal post to write. A few weeks ago in a group Whatsapp chat, a couple of my lovely blogger friends said that they were going to nominate me for Best Travel Blog at…

Added Extras #38

OK, I’ve moved. I’m in. I am 100% back in London and things are just about getting back to normal after that whole ‘quit my job, travel the world’ situation that just kind of happened. I can’t even believe that…

Six Tips for Finding the Best Cheap Eats Abroad

I travel to eat. I mean, I travel to experience new cultures and environments, but I don’t think there is any better way to do that then to try local food. I would love to eat at Michelin star restaurants…

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I AM BACK IN LONDON. I am writing this, sat in my new bed, with new sheets, in my new flat. It’s been five months since I went away, two since I came back and now I’m looking forward to…