Porto: A Short Guide to the Perfect Winter Break

Views across Porto with the orange roofs and traditional tiles in Portugal panorama

Portugal, it’s been too long. Years ago I stayed in Lisbon for a single night, en-route to spend a few days in the Algarve. The Algarve, as impressive as the coastline was, didn’t do enough for me to tempt me back, yet Lisbon left me longing for more. Sure, if I’m honest with myself, I […]

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Around Europe in 13 dishes. A foodie’s guide to European cities.

Why do you travel? We all have been bitten by the travel bug for one reason or another; some travel for fear of missing out, others’ like to board that plane to find themselves, many of us are doing it out of sheer curiosity, some of us enjoy ticking off the big bucket list sights, […]

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Lisbon and the Algarve: Portugal in a long weekend.

We were invited to spend a few days in May in the Algarve again this year with my partner’s parents in their timeshare apartment by the coast. This was all good, and having been the previous year I know the Portuguese coastline is pretty stunning, but there’s only so much lounging about this girl can […]

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2015: My Year in Travel

Last year was my busiest year so far, I traveled to eight locations across seven countries and managed to see five new countries that I’d never visited before, edging me closer to my 30 before 30 target!

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