Day Trips from London: 8 Hours in Bath

Bath is the kind of place I think tourists must imagine when they think of England.  With its cobbled streets, historic architecture, winding alleyways and it’s surrounded green fields, Bath seems to have everything that is quintessentially English in one…

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Travel Diary: 24 hours in Edinburgh

Travel Diary: 24 hours in Edinburgh

I love reading travel diaries don’t you?  I think it’s the nosy part of me that just loves seeing what people choose to do when exploring a new place.  I recently had a very short break …
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Travel: Exploring Cologne Day One

Travel: Exploring Cologne Day One

The day after the Essence Beauty Bloggers Secrets Party I had decided to make the most of being in Germany and do some sightseeing. After breakfast we headed to the hotel we’d booked for the second night.  …
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Travel: Barcelona Overview

Travel: Barcelona Overview

Let’s start with a disclaimer, these pictures are not the greatest.  I didn’t want to take my camera because I was given so many warnings about pickpockets (I never saw any crime when I was there however). &…
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Richard III reinterment and Visitor’s Centre

Richard III reinterment and Visitor’s Centre

Last weekend I did something completely different with my Sunday, I went to the reinterment of a King who died over 500 years ago, a bit different from searching Netflix in my PJ’s.  In case you aren’…
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