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13 Jun Posted by in Europe, Fun reads | 12 comments

Another 8 reasons I hate the British summer

Another 8 reasons I hate the British summer

Around this time last year I wrote a pretty popular post – 7 reasons why I hate the British summer. Reasons such as men getting their moobs out and women walking around shops in their bikinis. Well, the sun has been back out in the UK and it’s prompted a few more humurous reasons to...

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10 Feb Posted by in Fun reads, Inspiration | 16 comments

7 reasons why the Universe is a man

7 reasons why the Universe is a man

I should write a disclaimer before you read this post that I love men, I think we’ve established that, but there are definitely a few things in life that help men out more than women so excuse me gentleman as I write a post that will have every woman nodding their head in agreement… Men...

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29 Dec Posted by in Fun reads, Travel | 6 comments

Today’s post is brought to you by the letters ABC of travel

Today’s post is brought to you by the letters ABC of travel

A huge thanks goes to Monica of The Travel Hack and Erik of On my feet or in my mind for tagging me in this super fun game of kiss chase A-Z of travel! Let’s begin the lesson shall we?… A: Age you went on your first international trip: 10 with my dad and grandma...

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17 Dec Posted by in Fun reads, Inspiration | 36 comments

I hate Facebook!

I hate Facebook!

Almost the entire world and their dead grandparents seems to be on Facebook these days but you know that we all have things that makes us think ‘I hate Facebook!’. Here’s why… I hate Facebook because… You send me friend requests from people I don’t know. We all get them. You see the notification and...

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13 Dec Posted by in Fun reads, Inspiration | 14 comments

5 random ways I like Christmas (kind of)

5 random ways I like Christmas (kind of)

I don’t particularly like Christmas. Well I do, I just get so sick of the long-winded run-up to it that I feel it’s lost its magic but I’ve now discovered my own random reasons for enjoying it: - Alcohol (all day) From the moment you wake up alcohol can touch your lips without thinking you...

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01 Dec Posted by in Fun reads, Travel | 22 comments

Reasons why I hate the London Underground

Reasons why I hate the London Underground

With a recent trip to the Big Smoke under my belt, I realised that whilst it's a necessity, I really do hate the London Underground with a passion. Here’s why:

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UK Travel Vaccinations for Asia

UK Travel Vaccinations for Asia

After months of finding nothing but travel vaccine advice for US citizens and none for the UK, I finally decided to write one myself… Your travel advice/vaccines will be dealt with by a nurse at your general practitioner’s surgery and you should make an appointment (if possible) approximately six months in advance of your leave...

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Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No it’s a…

Is it a bird?  Is it a plane?  No it’s a…

Box (come on, what did you really think I was going to say? Answers in the comments below…I have a feeling they were stupid thoughts) Chances are that you’ll have a good few months before you leave and if you’re sensible (i.e. you know how to get your s*** together) you’ll be buying the ‘must...

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The Travel Bible – your essential pre-trip planning

The Travel Bible – your essential pre-trip planning

No, it isn’t an updated version of The Book where Moses advises you that for a price he can part the Red Sea. It’s a book made by you; for you (I’m probably sacrificing a lot of strange Google key word searches to my site just by mentioning the ‘B book’ now…you’re welcome!). Sooooo, you’ve...

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03 Jun Posted by in Africa, Fun reads, Inspiration, Thailand | 6 comments

Life lessons turning a Quarter of a Century old

Life lessons turning a Quarter of a Century old

Yes folks, today I join the ‘quarter of a century birthday club’.  I sound old and wise like Yoda don’t I? That’s ok, Yoda kicks ass figuratively, physically and mentally! It’s also another momentous day – 90 days until my big adventure to Africa starts =) Let the good times roll… In the spirit of...

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