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    16 2015 August

    London night life for newbies

    If you are a visitor to London, or a new or temporary resident, then somewhere on your list of things to do will be to explore this vibrant and fascinating city at night. It doesn’t...

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    13 2014 May

    Weekend minibreak to Copenhagen

    Contrary to Shakespeare’s assertion (in Hamlet) that “something is rotten in the state of Denmark”, this land of tall, blond, calm, and confident people seem to have it all. Denmark is a beautiful country and...

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    06 2015 August

    6 Small ways you can save money on your travels.

    The more you travel, the more small money saving tricks become second nature. These seem obvious once you’re an experienced traveller but the tips are often not obvious to novice travellers. I’ve definitely learnt the...

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    13 2015 July

    Summer evening activities in Antwerp

    Antwerp – like most places in Belgium – is best visited during the summer months. Winters tend to get chilly, cloudy and wet and are not a fun time to visit. The Christmas markets in...

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    17 2015 June

    Summer in Europe

    As London starts to heat up and people on the tube get stickier and stickier, it’s time to think about summer holidays. Ok, it was probably a good idea to have been thinking about this...

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    01 2015 June

    Cool Britannia – The best places to travel within the UK

    A few years ago when the world’s economy tanked and a volcano in Iceland shut down European airspace, the residents of London began to realize that there was actually life outside of the M25. If...

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London night life for newbies

August 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

If you are a visitor to London, or a new or temporary resident, then somewhere on your list of things to do will be to explore this vibrant and fascinating city at night. It doesn’t matter what age you are or what your interests are, London’s nightlife holds something for everyone. Of course London can...

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Weekend minibreak to Copenhagen

May 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Contrary to Shakespeare’s assertion (in Hamlet) that “something is rotten in the state of Denmark”, this land of tall, blond, calm, and confident people seem to have it all. Denmark is a beautiful country and its capital defines European cool. Copenhagen is one of my favorite cities in the world and is easily accessible from...

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The more you travel, the more small money saving tricks become second nature. These seem obvious once you’re an experienced traveller but the tips are often not obvious to novice travellers. I’ve definitely learnt the hard way a few times. 1. When flying budget airlines, read the T&Cs. Budget airlines will sting you wherever they...

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Summer evening activities in Antwerp

July 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Antwerp – like most places in Belgium – is best visited during the summer months. Winters tend to get chilly, cloudy and wet and are not a fun time to visit. The Christmas markets in December are definitely well worth your time though. Summers see the highest temperatures and the longest spells without rain. This...

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Summer in Europe

June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

As London starts to heat up and people on the tube get stickier and stickier, it’s time to think about summer holidays. Ok, it was probably a good idea to have been thinking about this some time ago but if you haven’t then now is better that never. Here are some ideas for trips types...

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A few years ago when the world’s economy tanked and a volcano in Iceland shut down European airspace, the residents of London began to realize that there was actually life outside of the M25. If you fancy a quick weekend away but want to try and stick to some sort of budget, there is plenty...

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For many of you, it’s rare to go ten minutes without checking your email (or do people just jump straight into Facebook these days?), reading the latest news stories or texting a friend. Advances in technology, specifically smart phones or tablets such as iPads, place all of this and much more at our fingertips. If...

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This post is part of a series in which I quizzed my friends on what their favourite short trip was and why it was their favourite. This one was from my friend Chris, about a weekend trip to Quebec city. In April 2012 my girlfriend and I wanted to go on yet another short trip....

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Cape Town is the hottest place to visit in the world right now…literally! But once you arrive on our beautiful shores, there is so much to do and so much to see, you might miss out on the essential Cape Town spots to check out. From shopping to eating to taking in the wonderful cultural...

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How to have a cheap night out in London

April 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

We all know the feeling – you have just arrived in a city that has always been one of your dream destinations, you want to get out there to explore and experience everything that is going on, but you are reaching the end of your budget and you are worried that all you will be...

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Insider secrets for saving money in London

March 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

London is an expensive city to live. There is no point being shocked about it, no point complaining about it, no point comparing prices to other cities and gasping in outrage – rent is expensive, transport is expensive, food is expensive, going out is expensive. London is an expensive city to live. Having made the...

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