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TOP 3 BERLIN BREAKFASTS :: INSTA’ WORTHY

Top 3 Berlin Breakfasts It’s almost a month since I returned from Berlin, but it feels like so much longer. For me, Berlin is a city that feels homely. I love roaming its familiar streets, in each of its iconic areas, and it’s no surprise that it’s one of my favourite place to write about! […] Read more…

BERLIN SUMMER

Berlin summer Packing for a city break in Berlin never gets any easier, especially when you’re packing for a Berlin summer. First of all, there’s the climate to consider: temperamental, humid and prone to sudden downpours.  Secondly, when the citizens of the city of cool take to wearing h2t black as their armour, what’s a colour loving girl to […] Read more…

THRIFTING IN KRAKOW, POLAND

Last summer, I discovered a second hand shop of dreams in Budapest. It sold British brands at low prices. Naively, I thought this was a one off but all over Poland, you’ll notice second hand shops bearing the sign, ‘Tania Odziez’. Literally meaning cheap clothes, these shops are big business in Poland. As a believer […] Read more…

A WEEKEND IN LIVERPOOL

If there’s one thing I love, it’s a city break. I feel fortunate to have travelled to a lot of European cities during my twenties and hope to continue doing so! There’s nothing quite like a few days away to make you feel refreshed. When Travelodge got in touch offering a city break in Liverpool: […] Read more…

WELCOME TO DISMALAND

  This post has taken days to escape my drafts, huge chunks of text have been deleted, rewritten, then reworded. Please note, these thoughts are just my opinions. I’m not intending to be an authority on Dismaland, I’m just writing from a lifestyle blogger’s point of view. Be warned, you’re in for a truly dismal […] Read more…

HOW TO TRAVEL LIGHT :: JEWELLERY IN POLAND

With the first days of spring on the horizon, and Christmas a distant memory, it’s the time of year when we start to think about travel. Whether it be a city break or a weekend away, when it comes to short breaks there’s something everyone has to consider at some point: travelling light. As you […] Read more…

TRAVEL SNAPSHOTS :: GDANSK

In January, I resolved to post more tales of my travels on the blog. I intended to share my experience of October’s visit to Warsaw, Poland’s capital, but vowed to tell you about Gdańsk. So, here’s the start of hopefully many to come.  Once known by the German name of Danzig, like most Polish cities, […] Read more…

YOUR HAND IN MY HAND

Life has a habit of surprising you when you least expect it. One minute, you’re weeping into your Assam tea then, in the blink of an eye, you’re crying with joy. On Friday, my life changed forever when John got down on bended knee, presented me with a beautiful ring and asked that all important […] Read more…

ADVENTURING IN EUROPE :: HOLIDAY TRADITIONS

A short while ago, I asked you to tell me your holiday traditions and you didn’t disappoint! From sending postcards filled with memories, to buying pic-a-mix on long journeys, it seems we all have our quirks when it comes to taking a vacation. Over the years, I’ve also accumulated a few traditions of my own (not […] Read more…

ADVENTURING IN EUROPE :: A DAY IN VIENNA

It’s not hard to see why Vienna is sometimes described as the world’s cultural capital. It’s a city steeped in classical history, from music;  Beethoven, Mozart, Schubert and Johann Strauss each made it their home, to art; Vienna has produced centuries of famous artists thanks to a history of art-loving rulers and monarchs. Nowadays, Vienna also wears its art […] Read more…

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