Travel


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Jumeirah Beach, Dubai

By the time we arrived in Dubai on Sunday after our seven hour flight it was a bit late to go anywhere or do anything, so we just wandered around the hotel and decided to go and explore the next day instead. Being on a tight budget meant that we couldn’t take a taxi everywhere we wanted to go, so…
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A Month Abroad 

After ten months of planning itineraries, booking trips and what felt like endless waiting, on Sunday we finally jetted off on holiday. Over the past few days we’ve been exploring Dubai, and over the next few weeks we’ll be travelling across Australia and Bali. Eep! With friends and family back home who are keen to find out what we’re up…
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How To Cope On A Long-Haul Flight

Stepping onto that plane and jetting out of the UK used to be one of the most exciting parts of the holiday for me, and to a point it still is, but these constant plane related tragedies listed on the news have slowly but surely made me a bit of a nervous flyer. Not only that, but I get increasingly…
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Choosing The Right Sun Lotion

Recently my Facebook feed has been packed full of statuses that read “(insert name) checked in at London Luton Airport – travelling to (insert destination)”. That one seemingly insignificant status update has the power to fill everyone on your friend list with pure envy – and no doubt you’ve been a victim of it at least once before too. Like…
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5 Things To Do Before You Go Abroad

This is a post for all of the forgetful, lastminute.com people out there. I’m mega organised, to the point where it gets weird – and it’s genuinely not unusual for me to be swimming in “to do” lists before I travel. I’m so organised that an Australian hostel we’re staying at in November actually emailed me and said “wow, you’re…
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