• How to explore the Canadian Rockies without a car

    In May, my sister and I went on a 2 week trip to Banff and Jasper national parks. We decided not to hire a car due to costs and the fact that neither of us drive much anymore. Whilst having a car would have helped in some places, exploring the parks without one is actually easier than you’d expect. Here’s everything you need to know about getting around Banff and Jasper national parks without a car.

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    How to spend 4 days in Banff National Park

    Words can’t really describe how beautiful Banff is or the sense of awe that you feel as you enter the park. We spent four days hiking and exploring Banff and every day we were left speechless at its natural beauty.

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    The Caledonian: A luxury weekend break in Edinburgh

    Edinburgh is a city packed full of charisma, charm and character. Home to medieval alleys and a fairytale castle, it’s a city begging to be explored. Luckily, there are so many lovely places to stay regardless of your budget and tastes. We stayed at The Caledonian – a hotel with an intriguing history and a timeless elegance.

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    5 of the best places to eat in Dubrovnik

    Dubrovnik’s food scene is exciting and varied. Although prices in the old town have crept up over the years, you can still find some enchanting little restaurants steeped with character and charm. Here are some of my favourites.

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    A week in Dubrovnik: The top 6 things to do

    Falling for Dubrovnik was inevitable. Famously described as the ‘Pearl of the Adriatic’, it’s hard not to be captivated by this beautiful UNESCO World Heritage Site. Whether you’re visiting for a week or just passing through, here are a few things that should definitely be on your ‘To Do List’.

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    A Norwegian Fjords Cruise: What to see and do

    In September last year, my sister and I went on a P&O cruise around the Norwegian fjords with our granddad. We sailed from Southampton up to Stavanger, Flåm, Olden and Bergen. In case you’re considering doing a cruise around the fjords, I’ve put together this post with all the details of our itinerary, including what to see and do in each destination.

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    A day in Burano

    Venice is surrounded by a number of beautiful and unique islands which make up the Venetian Lagoon. These islands have a very different feel to Venice and each one has its own distinct identity. After years of talking about going back to see the islands, I decided to book a surprise trip for my sister’s birthday in September. We had seen so many beautiful photos of Burano and decided to spend a day exploring this rainbow coloured island.

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    A Night at the Francis Hotel Bath

    With its honey-coloured Georgian architecture and iconic streets, Bath has a timeless beauty. It’s one of our favourite cities in the UK and it’s only an hour’s drive from my parents’ house so it was the perfect place to take my Dad to celebrate his 60th birthday. We spent the night at the Francis Hotel, a beautiful Grade 1 listed hotel which exudes charm and charisma.

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    How to spend a day in Montmartre

    With its winding cobbled streets, local shops, lively cafes and street artists, Montmartre is the epitome of French character. Most visitors head to Montmartre to see the Basilique du Sacré Coeur, the Place du Tertre and of course, Moulin Rouge. But there is so much more to this neighbourhood than these famous landmarks. Spend a day wandering around Montmartre and you’ll find a village that is quite unlike anywhere else in Paris.

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    Where to find the best panoramic views in Paris

    There’s no doubt that Paris is a beautiful city. From the picturesque cobbled streets in Montmartre to the glamourous avenue des Champs-Élysées, it’s hard not to get swept up in the romanticism that surrounds the French capital. But to really appreciate Paris’ beauty you need to see it from above. Here are five of my favourite panoramic viewpoints.

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    10 Beautiful Photography Spots in Paris

    Paris will always hold a special place in my heart. I first moved there in 2011 and it’s where my love of photography really began. Paris is a very photogenic city and there are so many beautiful places to see but here are a few of my favourite photography spots to capture the city’s most beautiful and iconic views.

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