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Where I’ve Been My most recent trip was in May to Palma on the island of Mallorca. I spent so much time just wandering through the narrow streets of this gorgeous city as well as staring at the beautiful blue... Continue Reading →

Dreams for 2017

I love this time of year because it means I get to pick out my dream destinations for the coming year. I know it is unlikely I will get to all of these places, or maybe any of them, but... Continue Reading →

Round Up: Remarkable Modern Art Museums of Europe

I love visiting art museums both at home and abroad. Contemporary art is a special part of any country’s culture and I think it’s important to include on any travel itinerary. BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art South Shore Road, Gateshead,... Continue Reading →

Galway and Salthill

Galway city What to do: I’ve been to the city centre a few times before so I didn’t stay too long there this time. I’d recommend checking out Eyre Square, the Spanish Arch, the Salmon Weir, the Galway Arts Centre... Continue Reading →

Ennis and West Clare

Ennis Ennis is a really lovely, compact town in the middle of County Clare. For me it was an ideal stopover on the way from Cork to Galway. What to do: Clare Museum has exhibits on many aspects of life... Continue Reading →

Reading May 2015

BUMPER EDITION! Farsickness: Road Tripping Portugal's Algarve Biz News: Cheap air travel – the real truth and when to book that flight Skyscanner: Top 10 coffee capitals for caffeine addicts The Travel Hack: 5 Ways to bring adventure into the... Continue Reading →

My Wishlist – 5 Places I really want to go right NOW

1. Florence, Italy The home of Michelangelo’s David and Botticelli’s Birth of Venus.   2. Wineglass Bay, Freycinet National Park, Tasmania, Australia   3. New Orleans, USA Wouldn't this be so cool during Mardi Gras?! 4. Fiji, Pacific Ocean 333 tropical... Continue Reading →

Lisbon: My Do’s and Dont’s

What can I say about Lisbon? I didn’t like it, I didn’t enjoy it, I didn’t feel good there... Maybe it’s just me...did anyone else just feel like something was missing from the city? Anyway, here’s a random collection of... Continue Reading →

5 Secluded Spots

In honour of Valentine's Day here are 5 secluded spots for romance that I've come across on my recent travels... 1. La Caleta, Cádiz, Spain Golden sands, a crescent bay and hidden spots between the pillars - perfect for moonlit... Continue Reading →

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