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Travel stories about unusual journeys, places, customs or careers found in the myriad of all those things in Europe.

Raspberry cupcakes

The New Cupcake Quest

I’m just back from Leipzig – and I have a new quest. Several serious business […]

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Sneak peek at an Italian dome

Quiz Time: Can You Recognise This Dome?

It’s one of Europe’s most prized possessions and a key part of the Renaissance, the […]

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Sirens in the Silence – Italy Walking

Italy Walking The stillness surrounds, save for the scrunch and soft thump of my boots […]

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Seville photos aprons

5 Ways to Live Like A Local in Seville

Bonus Tip: People do actually wear these polka-dot dresses in Seville 5 Ways to Live […]

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Mt Vesuvius

A Glimpse of Mount Vesuvius

In Sorrento, at the end of a week’s walk along the Path of the Gods […]

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Speeding lights in Paris

In Paris: There is More to Life than…

In Paris: There is More to Life Than… Well, dear readers, right now I am […]

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ICJ in shadows The Hague

I’ll See You In The Hague

A city with the charm of Frankfurt, the friendliness of Paris and the culture of […]

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Fresh crab in curried soup

A Boiled Egg at One of Cardiff’s Best Restaurants

As a Brit, I’ve had to hear my fair share of jokes about the food […]

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Ugly Is In The Eye of the Beholder

I like trains, I really do. Given the right conditions, I love train travel. But, […]

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Sleeping in Poetry – A Night in an Ice Hotel

Why would you sleep in an ice hotel? Why would you sleep in an ice […]

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IceHotel Sweden Door

At The Doors of the Ice Hotel

I’m here at the Ice Hotel Sweden. And I’m going in… Tune in on the […]

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British Virgin Islands from Sky

From Tropical Sun to the Ice Hotel

Lay out your sleeping bag on the reindeer skin… Sometimes I just love this adventure […]

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Central Amalfi

When Life Hands You Lemons…

Lemons. They’re all over the place in the narrow streets of olive and stone-soaked Amalfi. […]

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And So I Walked the Path of the Gods, Italy

Right now I’m in Sorrento. It’s a multicoloured town that clings to the hills and […]

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Napoleon’s Last Stand on French Soil

Napoleon is remembered for a great many things. Conquering most of Europe, for example. Overthrowing […]

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Nuremberg rally ground today

The Girl Who Sat Where Hitler Stood

Spoiler. I’m not that girl. I’m the one behind the camera. Right now, I’m in […]

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17 Ways To Take Better Photos From Trains – Photography for Beginners

Go from bland to Bond with these easy-peasy tips for getting better photos from a […]

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Coast in Pembrokeshire

A Short Break in Pembrokeshire: A Blueprint

Hot on the heels from my own short break in Pembrokeshire, here, as promised, is […]

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A Walk Down Memory Lane: The Vatican

The lane is full of memories, the lane, this lane in the most holy of […]

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Cow on fields in Pembrokeshire

Tooty Down for a Cwtch – And Other Welsh Words of Love

Cwtch, Pembrokeshire To the uninitiated, cwtch does not sound like a pleasant word. For those […]

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