Could You Ditch Your Suitcase for a Backpack?

I have a bit of an obsession with backpacks.  While a lot of people collect designer handbags I have always been all about its practical, spacious sister.  Yes I was one of those kids who wore their Adidas backpack around…

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Amsterdam on a Budget for the #CheapFlightsChallenge

Amsterdam on a Budget for the #CheapFlightsChallenge

Amsterdam has been at the top of my travel wish list for a few years now.  It seems to have picked up in popularity recently as a destination with more to offer then what it’s old seedy reputation …
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72 Hours in Dublin: Days Two & Three

72 Hours in Dublin: Days Two & Three

Day 2 Our second day we woke up raring to go!  We spend the morning walking around the southern part of the city before heading to Johnny Rockets for lunch.  Happily filled we headed to Dublin’s  ‘must …
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72 Hours in Dublin: Day One

72 Hours in Dublin: Day One

A few years ago I visited Dublin for a 50th birthday celebration, our focus that weekend had been purely been on letting loose in the Temple Bar area of this historic city.  Ever since then I’ve wanted to …
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Does Glasgow Deserve its Reputation as the Friendliest City?

Does Glasgow Deserve its Reputation as the Friendliest City?

This is a bit of an unusual blog post from me. it’s less along the lines of tips and travel ideas and more of a story of how I feel in love with a city a little bit more …
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