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Custom map prints for your home

When I look at a map, it can often bring back hundreds of memories for me. I am often asked where my favourite country in the World is. Having travelled to almost 50 countries, this is a difficult question to answer. I often say that there are several different locations that are incredibly special to me. They are for a number of reasons: 1. I have spent a long time...

Why you need to visit Montenegro

Montenegro is becoming similar in populaity of its sister country Croatia. It is a country that many cruise ships stop off at, and so the level of tourism has risen quickly. Despite the increase, Montenegro is a country that should definately be on your list. Last year, my husband and I hired a car and explored Montengro and Albania for 1 week. It was so much fun...

Eco friendly travel fashion with Yakwood sunglasses

Sunglasses are the one travel accessory I never forget to pack. The slighest hint of sunshine, and my shades are out. On average I take a flight every other month, sometimes more. In fact, when I looked back on the past 6 years of travelling, I average at 21 flights per year. This year alone, I have taken 16 individual flights. As a frequent traveller, you would...

Top 5 Places to Visit in Greece

Greece may have hit the headlines in the last few years due to its bankruptcy, however life had to go on and try to prosper as much as it could. On my travels, I have visited Greece, eaten many a Greek salad or yoghurt and enjoyed the culture. It’s a country with a world famous global appeal. From the ancient Greek times, through to the hosting of the Olympics in...

A Singapore Fling: a short trip to the island city

Revisiting a country multiple times can be a good thing, especially if it is a country such as Singapore. My third visit to the island city led me to discover many more new things, as well as enjoy all the old places. One aspect of this trip I really enjoyed was getting to see my husbands love for the country and reigon grow. Having not been to Asia before, he was...

Basel, Switzerland: experiencing the best of three countries in one trip 

What comes to mind when you think of Switzerland? Is it the luscious lakes, the rugged mountains or the incredible chocolate? Well those are some of the things that spring to my mind at least. I think of places like Zurich and Geneva. Basel however, isn’t that a herb? No wait, thats Basil! So yes, Basel; It is also a city in Switzerland. Basel wasn’t somewhere I had...

Top 5 Sights in Rome, Italy

When touring Rome in Italy, you can, in essence, visit two countries in the space of 1 second. Italy and the Vatican City State are both UN members, but the latter is not a FIFA member. You can take a selfie of your foot standing in both countries on the edge of St. Peter’s Square. This is a chance to visit one of the rare landlocked enclave countries in the world...

Why you should consider going to Prague this summer

As summer 2018 approaches, many of you will be planning your holidays. Travelling across to mainland Europe from the UK is a great option. There is a range of countries and cities to choose from, often with great flight prices. For the city break enthusiasts amongst you, why not consider going to Prague this summer? Prague is one of those cities that you will...

Walking up Victoria Peak in Hong Kong

From the ground level, Hong Kong can feel a little chaotic. It is busy, noisy and when in central, the towering buildings can feel a little daunting. However, there are ways to appreciate the city from a different perspective. One of the best ways to explore any city I find is on foot.  Seeing Hong Kong from one of the highest vantage points is a must when you are...

Saving our species with socks: World Earth Day 2018

The way in which we live has had a huge impact on our world. You are never too far away from a headline about how human activity is ruining our earth. From pollution to global warming. We are literally destroying our world just by living. As well as killing our world, we are also killing the precious things in it. According to the International Union for Conservation...

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