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Holiday in Bibione: Dream a little Dream of Italian Beach

By on February 21, 2018 in ITALY with 0 Comments
Holiday in Bibione: Dream a little Dream of Italian Beach

There is no doubt that Italy has an endless list of “must visit” places! From the Colosseum and Trevi Fountain in Rome to the Florence Cathedral, St. Mark’s Basilica and Doge’s Palace in Venice and even the Milan Cathedral, there’s so many great sights in Italy to choose from. But if all you want is […]

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The Best Weekend Bruges Itinerary … on a Budget!

By on February 15, 2018 in BELGIUM, Budget Travel Ideas, Europe, Europe, Itineraries with 2 Comments
The Best Weekend Bruges Itinerary … on a Budget!

There’s no doubt that Bruges is one of Europe’s prettiest cities and, as a result, it’s also possibly one of its most expensive too! This can make life pretty hard for a budget traveller. One top tip when it comes to seeing Bruges on a budget to is avoid the summer high season, when crowds […]

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The Top 10 FREE Things to Do in Bruges, Belgium

By on February 8, 2018 in BELGIUM, Budget Travel Ideas, Europe, Europe, Top 10's with 2 Comments
The Top 10 FREE Things to Do in Bruges, Belgium

The Belgian city of Bruges is a feast of fairytale delight of twisting cobbled lanes, peaceful canals and old churches! Stone bridges cross the tiny waterways, as swans float past weeping Birch trees and the clip-clop of horse-drawn carriages pervade the vehicle-free streets. An ancient walled Medieval town, and a UNESCO-listed site, about an hour […]

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The Best Ways to Enjoy a Solo Trip to London

By on December 6, 2017 in Europe, UK with 0 Comments
The Best Ways to Enjoy a Solo Trip to London

If you are tired of the monotony of daily life and want an adventurous break, why not head out to London on your next holiday as a solo traveller? London is a fantastic city to visit whether alone, with a companion or family. There is so much to see and do that you will never […]

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Welcome to St Malo: The Perfect Gateway to France from the UK

By on August 24, 2017 in Europe, FRANCE with 0 Comments
Welcome to St Malo: The Perfect Gateway to France from the UK

Having been brought up in the Channel Island of Jersey, I almost know the French historic city of St Malo like the back of my hand! Only an hour by ferry from Jersey, St Malo was the regular place for our school trips when we were young and day-drinking exploits as we got older! However, […]

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Budget Britain: Top 10 UK Destinations for Shoestring Travellers

By on August 9, 2017 in Budget Travel Ideas, Europe, Top 10's, UK with 4 Comments
Budget Britain: Top 10 UK Destinations for Shoestring Travellers

People often don’t associate travelling in Britain with being on a budget. Instead, they tend to think of heading to the capitals of Eastern Europe or the alluring beaches of the Mediterranean for their cheap European excursions. But I’m here to prove them wrong … .. Ok, well maybe not wrong (because those places are […]

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Interested in Time Travel? A Trip to the Island of Sark is Just the Ticket!

By on August 3, 2017 in Europe, Off the Beaten Track, UK with 6 Comments
Interested in Time Travel? A Trip to the Island of Sark is Just the Ticket!

The Perfect Beginning If you were looking for the perfect travel setting, you’d be hard pushed to find better. The sky overhead was a brilliant, cloudless blue, the crisp colour of azure only an English summer can pull off. The sea, reflecting this, was the perfect oceanic blue and the morning sunlight, dancing upon her […]

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The Perfect Bath Day Trip Itinerary – Ideal for those on a Budget!

By on July 15, 2017 in Budget Travel Ideas, Europe, Itineraries, UK with 4 Comments
The Perfect Bath Day Trip Itinerary – Ideal for those on a Budget!

The beautiful World Heritage city of Bath is one of England’s top highlights. Even if only you’re travelling in this country for a week or so, then you really can’t miss this stunning town situated in the country’s south west corner. Unbelievably, I hadn’t visited this gem in my home country, until this summer – […]

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10 Best Free Things to do in Bristol

By on July 10, 2017 in Budget Travel Ideas, Europe, Top 10's, UK with 4 Comments
10 Best Free Things to do in Bristol

As you’ll know if you read my recent post, the best 48hr Bristol itinerary for those on a budget, this UK city has quickly become a favourite English destination of mine! Having stopped off here for a weekend as part of my recent summer European trip, I was really delighted to discover what a hip […]

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10 Easy Ways To Save Money When Visiting London

10 Easy Ways To Save Money When Visiting London

It’s hard to deny London is one of the most iconic and exciting travel destinations in the world. Yet at the same time, it’s hard to deny that it’s also one of the most expensive! Having lived in this great capital myself for 3 years and, having recently returned as a visitor on my summer […]

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