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    Pinterest Travel Stories: Norway

    So here’s this creative idea I had. I constantly find myself being sucked into the beautiful and quite frankly unrealistic world of Pinterest for hours on end – do you have this problem?! Once I’m in, it’s like wading through treacle to get back out, so I thought I’d put those hours of scrolling to […] Read more…

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    A Brief Guide to Barcelona in 9 Stories and Articles

    This guide to Barcelona isn’t your average guide. Instead of reeling off the ‘top ten things to do…’ or the ‘5 best places to eat…’ it will delve a little deeper into experiences that have taken place in the city. Instead of merely listing a load of things you can do there, I’ve decided to […] Read more…

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    Things to do in South Africa: Scenes from the Ancient Golden Gate

    There are literally thousands of things to do in South Africa that it’s almost impossible to do all of them in one lifetime, let alone one trip. One of my favourite excursions, though, was a trip to the Golden Gate Highlands National Park on the border of Lesotho. It may well share a bit of […] Read more…

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    A Guide to the Neighbourhoods in Lisbon

    As I mentioned in a previous post, Lisbon is a mix of multiple neighbourhoods that each harbour their own characteristics. They’re kind of like miniature cities in themselves, boasting a selection of great things to do, places to eat, and quirky atmospheres. Stepping from one to another is akin to being transported to another world […] Read more…

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    How to be a Travelling Storyteller

    Let me tell you a story. That’s how it always begins, right? Everyone loves a good story – they make the world go round. The word story has recently evolved into some kind of monster. The world and his/her wife is bandying it around left, right and centre, but I still think there’s something magical […] Read more…

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    A Brief Guide to Barcelona in 9 Stories and Articles

    This guide to Barcelona isn’t your average guide. Instead of reeling off the ‘top ten things to do…’ or the ‘5 best places to eat…’ it will delve a little deeper into experiences that have taken place in the city. Instead of merely listing a load of things you can do there, I’ve decided to […] Read more…

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    How Your Life Can Change in a Year – a Look Back at 2014

    Well, it’s that time of year where we look back and reflect on all the things we’ve done and, probably more accurately, all the things we didn’t do over the last twelve months. I try not to look at the negatives, instead focusing on the positive – what have I gained? What was the best […] Read more…

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    Keeping it Cold: My Christmas Wishlist of Winter Destinations

    My fingers are numb as I write this post in Igualada, Spain, but that’s what winter’s all about, right? Cosy hats and pink noses and not being able to feel your appendages. My boyfriend’s from South Africa, you know, where it’s hot at Christmas and you have some kind of barbecue outdoors. I just can’t […] Read more…