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5 Things to do in Cancun (that don’t involve going to the beach)

5 Things to do in Cancun (that don’t involve going to the beach)

On my recent road trip in Mexico, I spent a few nights in Cancun. I stayed in a hotel in the downtown area, because it was easier for the airport and I wasn’t too bothered…

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Brightening Up A Rented Flat with a Flower Subscription Box

Brightening Up A Rented Flat with a Flower Subscription Box

Lately, it feels like so many of my friends are making the ultimate in grown-up purchases – a new home. I’m so happy for them – but sadly, we’re not quite at that point yet…

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Bucket List Adventures: That Time I Flew A Plane

Bucket List Adventures: That Time I Flew A Plane

Back in my small hometown, every summer, I’d crane my neck and stare at the sky, watching the Red Arrows twist and twirl as part of their carnival display. Red, white and blue trailed behind…

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Carry On Travelling: The Cabin Zero Travel Backpack

Carry On Travelling: The Cabin Zero Travel Backpack

I take a lot of weekend trips, and try to fly as budget as possible. I’ve managed to (pretty much) perfect the art of packing light. I only pay extra for hold luggage for longer…

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Review | Byron’s Fromagemas Burger: A Festive Cheese Feast

Review | Byron’s Fromagemas Burger: A Festive Cheese Feast

For me, cheese and Christmas go together perfectly. The festive season is basically an excuse for me to stuff as much cheese into my face as humanly possible…as if I don’t do that all year…

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An Alternative Afternoon Tea & Super Spa Experience

An Alternative Afternoon Tea & Super Spa Experience

How does a Tuesday evening pamper and ‘afternoon’ tea sesh sound? Pretty good, right? In the run-up to Christmas, weekend time is precious, and who really has the time to go for a whole spa…

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Driving in London Made Easy With Zipcar Flex

Driving in London Made Easy With Zipcar Flex

North London, particularly Islington, is one of my favourite areas. It’s where I had my first job in the city, where I lived for a while, and where I met my boyfriend. He grew up…

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It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas…

It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas…

This year will be the first Christmas I’ve ever spent in London, which is a strange feeling. The first time I won’t be spending it in the home I grew up in, with my parents…

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Three Easy Winter Soup Ideas with Cully & Sully

Three Easy Winter Soup Ideas with Cully & Sully

For the past week since coming home from Mexico, I’ve been on a bit of a tight budget. All those margaritas don’t leave much money in a girl’s bank account. Luckily, the cold weather (which…

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Does Working in Travel Mean You Travel More?

Does Working in Travel Mean You Travel More?

I’m writing this post from a hotel room in Mexico, after spending the day reading a book by the pool and digging out souvenirs at a local market. Sorry, not sorry for the brag. I’ve…

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