Exploring Silves – the Algarve’s Old Moorish Capital

If you’re heading to the Algarve, you’re probably expecting long sandy beaches and a tonne of resorts. And while this is true for a lot of the Algarve, Silves is one of the few places which is mostly untouched by the effects of tourism – despite the fact that it is quite a popular place for […]

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A Bucket List for the British Sea-Side

If you’re British, I can guarantee that at least once in your life you will have a holiday at the sea-side – and this weekend was mine! On Friday morning, Gareth and I piled our stuff into the car for the long old drive down to Torquay, Devon, with the aim of doing as much […]

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A Day in Triglav National Park, Slovenia

When Gareth and I was in Slovenia back in June, we decided we wanted to see as much as possible in our short stay. So with this in mind, we booked ourselves last minute onto a tour with 3glav Adventures, which would take us all around Triglav National Park (Slovenia’s only National Park). The tour […]

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A Day in Dublin!

  Back in April, Gareth and I took a trip to Dublin, which was a wonderfully rainy experience! Although we had 2 nights there, we ended up only having one day in Dublin itself, so I decided to put this together to let you guys know what my favourite things to do were. 🙂 Viking […]

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A Guide to Lake Bled, Slovenia

Recently, to celebrate the end of my first year at uni, my boyfriend and I went on a trip to Lake Bled in Slovenia – and boy were we taken away! The lake, which is magical in itself, is overlooked by a castle in the cliffs, has a mountain backdrop and has its very own […]

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Adventures at Salcey

Last week I headed off for a morning at one of my very favourite places, with one of my favourite people in tow – so I thought I’d write a post telling you guys how great Salcey Forest is. I’ve only been there a couple of times, but each time I’ve been taken aback by […]

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Taking a Gap Year

It’s that time of year again when people have to start worrying about personal statements and university applications – and even still trying to decide what course to take. I had this exact problem two years ago when my school started giving talks on personal statement writing and where to apply – and I still […]

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Two Nights in Paris

Hey guys. Firstly I want to apologise for my lack of posts the last couple of weeks, things have been absolutely crazy trying to get ready for uni and getting on top of reading before starting. But I promise, once I’m all settled into uni, it will be a lot more regular! I think the […]

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Travel Bucket List

Ever since I got back from Sorrento (nearly a whole month ago!), the urge to go and explore new places has been bigger than ever. Last night, me and Gareth sat down and made a list of all the places we went to go to and see, and it was really bloody long! So for […]

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Hell-Fire Caves

Sorry about the delay in updating, I’ve had a crazy few days and haven’t quite got the hang of scheduling yet, I’m trying my best, and will hopefully be a bit more regular from now! On Friday, I had the excitement of finally having a full day off work, and with Gareth having just got […]

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