• Salta to Cafayate: The ultimate road-trip in Northwest Argentina

    When you think of Argentina, the first thoughts that probably come to mind are tango-dancing in Buenos Aires, the wild landscapes of Patagonia, or sipping Malbec in the world-famous Mendoza wine region. Yet nestled in the mountainous north-west is one of the most over-looked and beautiful regions in the…

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    Spring in Tyntesfield: A must-do day trip from Bristol

    Tyntesfield has been on my Bristol bucket list for as long as I can remember, so with Spring in full bloom, it seemed like the perfect time to finally make a visit to this beautiful National Trust site in North Somerset. Located just 7 miles outside of Bristol, Tyntesfield…

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    Fat-biking in Porthcawl: The perfect day out in Wales

    2019 marks the ‘Year of Discovery’ in Wales and visitors from around the world are being invited to celebrate the stunning scenery, natural landscapes and historic sites that make this country so unique. I grew up just across the Welsh border but it’s only in the last couple of…

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    10 free things to do in Cologne

    I’m always on the hunt for free things to do in any new city and Cologne in Germany is packed full of fun activities that won’t cost you a penny. Throw in the fact that you can pick up return flights from the UK from £35 with Ryanair and you…

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    Around the world in 7 books: must-reads from each continent

    I’ve always been a bookworm and as my love for travel has grown, so too has my love for literature from around the world. So to celebrate World Book Day, I wanted to share with you some of my favourite, lesser-known travel books from different corners of the globe.…

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    The Ultimate Travel Guide to Cusco, Peru

    Oh, Peru. Nine months on and my heart still aches for you. Everything about this beautiful country had me smitten – from the dramatic mountain scenery and ancient history, to the colourful cities and warm-hearted people. The city of Cusco seems to perfectly embody all of these things, making…

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    Haarlem: the perfect day trip from Amsterdam

    Amsterdam is such an action-packed city that you could easily spend weeks exploring its never-ending range of world-famous museums, restaurants and attractions. But if you do find yourself with a day to spare and want to see a different side to the Netherlands (and a windmill… because “when in…

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    A weekend in Lisbon: Top things to see and do

    Once upon a time, Lisbon was one of Europe’s most under-rated cities but the secret is well and truly out. Tourists have clocked on to the fact that Portugal’s colourful capital has everything you could wish for in a European city break: incredible food, heaps of culture, a never-ending…

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