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Where to Surf in Punta Cana: A Day at Macao Beach

We had an agreement for our holiday this year that wherever we went, Darryl would be able to surf. Admittedly Punta Cana isn’t known for its surfing spots as the waves are better in the north, so it was a bit of a risk, but Google saved the day and we managed to track down a place called Macao Surf…
Macao Beach, Punta Cana
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How to Spend an Afternoon in Montmarte

A perk of staying outside of central Paris was being a matter of minutes away from Montmarte, a hilly arrondissement that sits 130m above the city. We got to Paris around lunchtime so after exploring Pigalle, home to the Moulin Rouge (picture below), we ventured up through the winding Parisian streets to see what Montmarte had to offer. Honestly I…
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Review: Hotel Riu Republica, Punta Cana

I haven’t stayed at a RIU hotel since I was a child so booking one this year for our anniversary trip to Punta Cana seemed like a good shout, especially as there were six RIUs to choose from. And trust me I’d know because our coach stopped at every single one (one of the cons of inclusive airport transfers). Anyway,…
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
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Travel Vlog | Dominican Republic

If I’ve learned one thing from travel vlogging so far it’s to reduce the amount of tech I film on to avoid spending almost 12 hours sifting through endless footage on two cameras, one GoPro and an iPhone. *Makes mental note*. Anyway, we returned from the Dominican Republic on Thursday and my third vlog is HERE! In this vlog we…
Dominican Republic
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Review: Hôtel Libertel Montmartre Opéra, Paris

Hotel reviews are still pretty new to this blog because I’m usually too impatient to start exploring wherever I am to bother taking photos of where I’m staying, but after my accommodation review in Mexico got such a good response (one of my most popular posts to date in fact), I figured I’d try to make reviews more of a…
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