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8 reasons you should join a frequent flyer programme

8 reasons you should join a frequent flyer programme

18th August 2017 No Comment
As someone who flies quite regularly and usually long-haul, I often get asked if it’s worth it to join a frequent flyer programme. My answer to this would usually be yes, unless you exclusively fly short-haul around Europe with budget airlines. Even if you only fly once or twice a year with one of the […]
My tropical travel beauty essentials

My tropical travel beauty essentials

16th August 2017 No Comment
I’m gearing up for another busy travel period at work, starting with a trip to Colombia, Jamaica and Barbados in about a month’s time. It got me thinking about what travel essentials I need to stock up on before I head off (I’m a planner and hate leaving that kind of stuff until the eleventh […]
4 great foodie experiences in Amsterdam

4 great foodie experiences in Amsterdam

14th August 2017 2 Comments
Amsterdam is a wonderful city to visit and continues to grow in popularity for visitors from all over the world. You can hear so many different languages being spoken as you wander the beautiful streets (just watch out for all the bikes!). My boyfriend and I visited Amsterdam one year ago for our anniversary for […]
Review – Bose QuietComfort 35 wireless headphones

Review – Bose QuietComfort 35 wireless headphones

11th August 2017 1 Comment
I received the Bose QuietComfort 35 wireless headphones for my birthday/Christmas last December (see what other travel gifts I received here!) I’ve been using them on every single trip I’ve taken ever since and I don’t really know what I did without them. Basically, they’re absolutely amazing and have had a significantly enhanced my in-flight […]
Visit Los Angeles: 6 must-see spots around the city

Visit Los Angeles: 6 must-see spots around the city

9th August 2017 6 Comments
I’ve visited the Los Angeles area twice in the last couple of years and there are some great things to do for visitors both in and out of the city. Here are my top six favourite things I’ve done across both of my visits to the USA’s 2nd most populated city. 1. Hike to the […]
My experience travelling to Saudi Arabia as a woman

My experience travelling to Saudi Arabia as a woman

7th August 2017 19 Comments
*Update: I travelled to Saudi Arabia again in April this year so I’ve written an updated post for solo female travellers to the country: Saudi Arabia solo female travel advice 2018* I’ve been meaning to write this post for a while, ever since I visited Saudi Arabia back in Spring 2015. I know it’s a […]
One day in… Kochi

One day in… Kochi

29th July 2017 No Comment
One of the amazing cities I visited on my first trip to India this year was Kochi in Kerala. The city really is a gem of southern India and is famed for its distinctive Chinese fishing nets, incredible seafood and vibrant spice market. I had an amazing experience doing the complimentary sunset cruise offered by […]
Hoar Cross Hall Spa Hotel, Staffordshire, England

Hoar Cross Hall Spa Hotel, Staffordshire, England

16th July 2017 1 Comment
I first visited Hoar Cross Hall Spa Hotel for my 16th birthday with my Mum. I remember that I’d been looking forward to it for over a year, ever since I’d heard that she’d been there with some friends. So that was it, my ‘sweet sixteen’ treat was my first ever spa retreat. I didn’t […]