• A Private Audience With a Masterpiece

    Dealing with disappointment and a night with one of the worlds most famous men

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  • More Than Just The Music: 10 Things To Do At Bestival

    From getting married to having a hot tub under the stars, the sheer number of things to do and areas to explore at Bestival borders on overwhelming. Because there is so much to see besides the multitude of musical acts (although you could be forgiven for forgetting that's the reason you bought the ticket in the first place!) Check out this list of fun things to do at Bestival beyond the main stages.

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  • Munich in Neon: Oktoberfest After Dark

    There is more fun to be had at Oktoberfest than just stein fuelled merrymaking inside one of its numerous beer tents. Surrounding the festival is an impressive fun fair of food, rides and entertainment. Once the sun sets, this carnival becomes a kaleidoscopic array of flashing neon lights and bright colours. Here are a few snapshots to help set the scene.

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  • Top 10: My Favourite Greek Food

    Originally this was going to be a top 5 favourite feeds post but then I just couldn't narrow it down to just five. Nope, not even close! There are just too many delicious things to eat in Greece and visiting this country really was one of the culinary highlights of my travels through Europe.

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Travel tales

A Private Audience With a Masterpiece

By On December 8, 2014

The experience of traveling the world is so much more than being physically present and placing your soles onto foreign soil. The essence of travel is embedded within our senses over time,… Read More

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Day bag packing essentials: What I take when exploring a new city

By On November 24, 2014

When out and about exploring a brand new destination for a day I like to keep it simple and only carry the bare essentials with me. It is already pretty exhaustive trying… Read More

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Travel tales

Pina Coladas in Perfection at Grand Cayman’s Rum Point

By On November 18, 2014

After a bonza Aussie lunch at Tukka and making some new five-legged friends at Starfish Point (Read about it here – Dining ‘Down Under’ in the Cayman Islands and Exploring Grand Cayman’s… Read More

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Food

AM edition: Breakfast in Ronda

By On November 9, 2014

There really isn’t much to choose from in your average Andalucian breakfast. The usual offerings are something along the lines of toast with jam, toast with pâté, toast with tomato or toast… Read More

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Food

How to Eat Tapas in Granada Like a Local

By On November 9, 2014

The word on the street in Spain is that the days of perching on a bar stool and getting a free tapa with your drink order have come to an end. There… Read More

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Travel tales

Destination Dalmatia: Setting Sail in Croatia – Part Two

By On November 9, 2014

Oh, a sailors life is the life for me! We were now embracing a life aquatic by spending a week sailing aboard a 50ft yacht from Split to Dubrovnik, exploring the Dalmatian… Read More

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Food

Top 5: My Favourite Spanish Food

By On November 8, 2014

This list of my favourite Spanish food was inspired by the best things that I ate while exploring the South of Spain. Although there are some very well known traditional flavours on… Read More

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Travel tales

More Than Just The Music: 10 Things To Do At Bestival

By On November 4, 2014

1. Get Married Get married you say? Why of course, Bestival has the whole thing covered and – like everything else at the festival – it is quite the spectacle. The magic… Read More

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Food

Top 10: My Favourite Greek Food

By On November 4, 2014

Ok so originally this was going to be a top 5 favourite feeds post (like the Spanish version I just finished – Top 5: My Favourite Spanish Food) but then I just… Read More

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Travel tales

A Day Trip to Windsor

By On November 4, 2014

Marking four months into our trip, our arrival back into London had us both feeling a little lacklustre. Mystery stomach bugs in Edinburgh had leeched our energy, and while not actually preventing… Read More