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Best Edinburgh Attractions
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12 Best Attractions in Edinburgh + 5 Awesome Extensions

If you are heading to Edinburgh you will be spoilt for choice. As well as 12 unique festivals throughout the year there are a ton of other attractions to explore, here are some of my favourites.
Lake Komani Albania
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Video: Lake Komani Albania – Boat tour perfection

Lake Komani, where to start? When I drove into Albania I had no idea I was about to take one of the most beautiful boat rides of my life. Luckily, I filmed it so you can take it too...
Mont Saint Michel
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France Day Trips: Mont Saint-Michel

Who the hell doesn't want to hang out drinking wine, practicing dodgy French and well, drinking lots more wine on a private castle island?!? I thought as much... welcome to Mont St Michel!
Edinburgh Festivals Budget Guide
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Edinburgh Festivals Budget Travel Guide

The prices in Edinburgh during August can sky rocket due to the Fringe and other festivals taking place. Don't let that put you off though because I have pulled together all the tips to enjoy this epic city without breaking the bank!
Montenegro Travel Guide
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Montenegro Travel Guide & Road Trip Itinerary

You might know about Kotor, you could know about the beaches... but do you know what is in the mountains of Montenegro? I went on a road trip to discover just how incredible this country is, now its your turn to book a ticket!
Berat Albania Trave Guide
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Is Berat, Albania the Balkans cutest city?

'Our guest house is in the Castle' I slowly repeated to the police man again. He wagged his finger at me, waved his hands around in the air like a snake and then grinned like a big kid. We would learn that translated to 'Move your god damn car...'
Caen & Bayeux in France
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Castles, Crepes and Wine Weekends: Exploring Caen & Bayeux in France

The north of France is full of history with Caen and Bayeux being no exception. An easy day trip from Paris, or stop over night to visit the famous tapestry and castle of William the Conqueror. Unless you get distracted by wine and cheese...
Stockholm Weekend City Guide
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Stockholm weekend itinerary without breaking the bank…

Stockholm in summer is a city known for its sky high prices but it does not need to cost a bomb. Get creative and you can enjoy one of my favourite cities without breaking the bank. From Kayaks to Ice Bars its time for a last minute trip...
Skyscanner Roulette
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7 Steps for a Spontaneous Weekend #SkyscannerRoulette

"How do you travel so much?" is by far the question I am asked the most often and really, the answer is super simple... Ready to find some cheap flights and enjoy a last minute get away?
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Cinque Terre in 20 Photos: A guide to the five lands

So, a few weeks ago a National Geographic editor whittled down 24k+ images to 32 on the theme of Reflection, and somehow one of mine made the cut. No credit to me, have you seen how photogenic Cinque Terre is...
Checking in to Corniglia in Italy
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Checking into Camogli, The Best of Italy

Portofino and Cinque Terre might get all the attention in this region of Italy but the colourful, small and often over looked Camogli deserves a check in to enjoy the simple slower life.
Stockholm Summer Photography
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Why you should visit Stockholm in Summer

Scandinavia is celebrated for snow and northern lights, Abba and Ikea. But I always find their cities a little boring in winter months. This surprisingly green capital city however is a win in Summer, heres why you will be buzzing to book your ticket...
A weekend in Northern France with Brittany Ferries
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A weekend in Northern France with Brittany Ferries

Castles, cheese, crepes and character. Exploring Normandy and Brittany for the weekend is an ideal side trip from either Paris or by ferry from the South of England. Even if you keep failing your driving test like moi!
Cinque Terre Italy Travel Photography
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Finding silence in Cinque Terre

You come to Cinque Terre for beautiful villages, stunning photography and to gain at least a stone in carbohydrates. But in those almost haunted streets, if you listen careful, you might just find yourself...
Falling in Love
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Lessons of Love: One day in Paris

With one day in Paris what can you do and see? How much of the city of love can be discovered? The main tourist sights might not have been on my agenda, but they turned out to teach me more than I had planned... A personal look at a destinations (hidden) lessons.
Istanbul Photography
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Photo Inspiration: Sultanahmet, Istanbul

Istanbul was one of those places I didn't feel a need to 'do' but rather just to 'spend time' in. I soaked it up and snapped away. These 24 photos should be enough to make you get booking your own Turkey ticket...
Venice Travel Guide
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Venice Travel Guide: Amore, you still call my name

It took four visits to be sure, but it can't be denied. My love for Venice goes beyond crowds and gondolas, it's the little moments that won my heart. My Venice travel guide is more photos and jumbled emotions than a list of must do's.
Luxembourg City
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Luxembourg City the most underrated in Europe?

When we talk about 'tax havens' and 'business cities' you cant help but conjure up the image of a sterile, modern, suit covered land. This is certainly not a case in point. Imagine castles, ramparts and where Harry Potter could have been filmed and you have more than enough reason to visit Luxembourg City.
Lake Bled Slovenia
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Lake Bled Slovenia: Europe’s not so secret Gem

Lake Bled in Slovenia is no longer a secret but is still a perfect day trip from Ljubljana. Mountains, castles and nature - a real Europe must see.
Ljubljana in Slovenia
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Ljubljana: The cutest capital city…

Move on over Amsterdam. Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia is moving in with canal charm and cute coffee shops. Get there pronto...