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How To Spend 24 Hours In Edinburgh

How To Spend 24 Hours In Edinburgh

With it’s charming old buildings and quaint cobblestone streets, Edinburgh is the perfect place for a short city break. It has everything you could possibly want in a city; an historic old town, a new town full of high street stores for some retail therapy, […]

Snapshots of Scotland: Edinburgh in August

Snapshots of Scotland: Edinburgh in August

With its tall, imposing historical buildings and beauty on every corner, Edinburgh is the perfect place for a city break, especially during August when the Edinburgh Fringe – the world’s largest arts and culture festival – is in full swing. There’s no doubt that the […]

August Round-Up: Working The Edinburgh Festival Fringe

August Round-Up: Working The Edinburgh Festival Fringe

For the whole month of August I was working in one of the venues at The Edinburgh Festival Fringe. I won’t tell you which one as I work for them full time – we are one of the unusual venues if that helps you narrow […]

Top Ten On My Travel BucketList

Top Ten On My Travel BucketList

Fun fact: the longer I think about the term ‘bucket list’, the more I dislike the thought of it; I find it morbid *shudders*. But since bucket list is what it’s called, a bucket list is what it shall remain. I don’t have a written […]

Confession Time: I Didn’t Like Venice Beach

Confession Time: I Didn’t Like Venice Beach

What do you think of when you think of Venice Beach, CA?  Gorgeous, toned and tanned people wandering around under the glorious sunshine? The laid back lifestyle and people riding bikes around the twisty paths which run alongside the beach? Snapping that perfect photo of […]

Travel Wish-List: The Classic Australian Backpacking Trip

Travel Wish-List: The Classic Australian Backpacking Trip

Don’t worry about the world coming to an end today, it is already tomorrow in Australia- Charles M. Schulz   At the start of December you may remember that I started a Travel Wish-list series with a relaxing holiday to Bandung, Indonesia. Well, today, now […]

A Late Summer Solo Stroll Around Lake Bled

A Late Summer Solo Stroll Around Lake Bled

I was one of the first to board the bus so I picked a window seat on the side of the door and watched the latecomers climb aboard. Some had luggage so were presumably heading off to their next destination. The bus went all the […]