Mini Breaks

A day trip from Bratislava to Vienna

The beginning of May brought an unexpected and very last minute trip to Bratislava, Slovakia. Me and colleague went to work in-house with a client for two weeks, which turned out to be one of the most interesting working experiences…

Melbourne

My Favourite City: Melbourne – Frances B

Another month, another My Favourite City for you guys to read! All the bloggers and writers I adore tell me all about their favourite city: why they love it, special memories from their time there, and all the secrets they’re…

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Thoughts a year after leaving London

This month marks a whole year since we packed up all of our things and left London to start a new adventure in Leeds. In a weird way, it feels like we’ve been here both forever and in no time…

Do Something

Exploring a new tarn – Malham Cove

I did a Scary Thing last weekend. I drove a car. It doesn’t sound very scary, but really it was a big deal. I don’t enjoy driving, especially when I don’t know where I’m going. All those lanes and no…

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My Greatest Adventure

I feel incredibly lucky to be able to say I’ve had a lot of adventures in my 28 years on this weird little planet. I’ve travelled to far away places, studied book after book after book, was born into a…

Advice

Off the beaten path? Give me tourist traps any day

There’s a huge market for things ‘off the beaten path’ these days, with travellers railing against the standard tourist traps and instead searching out their own ‘hidden gems’ or taking recommendations from travel bloggers. That’s all well and good, but…