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    Honeymoon Essentials: three weeks in Italy

    In just over two months, I will be packing my bags, kissing the cat goodbye and saying farewell to my surname, as I hop over to Italy to get married and honeymoon. It’s been 18…

    March 31, 2016
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    How to Get the Perfect Travel Shots

    Considering that we have over 15,000 photos stored in our shared Dropbox folder, it may surprise you to learn that we only have three – yes three – photographs of the two of us together.…

    March 30, 2016
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    Rotterdam: an architectural dream

    In 1996, the British band The Beautiful South released the song ‘Rotterdam (or anywhere)’.  At the time, I was only 9, but remember the song clearly. It lingered in the charts for months and haunted…

    March 26, 2016
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    Packing Tips for the Arctic

    Before booking my trip to the Arctic, my knowledge of outdoor wear and thermals was minimal. The closest I’d come to the extreme outdoors was a Bronze Duke of Edinburgh trek in the mild…

    February 7, 2016
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    5 Tips for Mindful Travel

    On the front of our homepage sits a small wooden cabin. Sat atop a long pile of wooden planks, surrounded by endless snow, big skies and boundless plains, this little cabin tells a story.…

    January 12, 2016
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    Durdle Door: Dorset

    Staring at my cat neurotically tapping a crumpled chocolate wrapper across the living room floor, as the rain hammered against the window and an obscure film murmered on in the background, I felt slight despair. For…

    January 8, 2016
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    Ich Liebe Berlin

    Berlin is a city of contradictions. New and old; beautiful but gritty; sprawling yet local; it is a city that changes with the turn of every street corner. It is a capital with an…

    December 10, 2015
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    It was a damp and uninspiringly grey day, as our train lumbered out towards East London. Our carriage was full, crowded with people in suits, all frowning at their phones and clutching their coffee.…

    November 13, 2015
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    Stockholm: part two

    As Sunday dawned, we were greeted with even more sunshine (according to a local guy we spoke to, the weather was unusually good that weekend. Hurrah!) Although there was still lots to see in…

    October 22, 2015
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    Social Media: My Inspiration

    Got a problem? Blame social media. Held accountable for an increase in depression; anxiety; bullying; shortened-attention spans; the breakdown of relationships; the rise of bad grammar; the reign of the narcissist; the disruption of…

    September 24, 2015
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    Before I’m Thirty

    Next year I’m getting married and turning thirty. This is a big deal for me. I still buy glittery unicorn notepads and like playing on The Sims. I hadn’t factored such grown up events…

    August 23, 2015