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Portland, Oregon in just ONE day!

When travelling on a budget I often find myself restricted by the cheapest travel days and times. On my recent American West Coast Tour I found myself restricted to two nights and just one full day in Portland, OR. “You can’t see a whole city in a day!” I here you say, and okay I… Continue reading Portland, Oregon in just ONE day!

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Top 15 Travel Moments of 2015

The year is almost over and it seems like a good time to reflect on what has been an epic year of travel for me. In no particular order here are my top 15 travel moments from 2015: 1- Riding Western Having ridden horses in English saddles since I was 6, becoming a cowgirl and… Continue reading Top 15 Travel Moments of 2015

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Travel Tips: Travelling solo on Greyhound Buses

This is the first post of a few I hope to write offering advice to other travellers based on my own experiences. During my time in America I travelled via greyhound buses several times to and from several different places. Below are seven tips to help you survive your own solo greyhound journey! ~ 1-… Continue reading Travel Tips: Travelling solo on Greyhound Buses

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A Weekend In: Nashville, Tennessee

The most common question I’ve been asked since returning from the States is “Where was your favourite place in America?” and I answer the same every time, hands down it is Nashville, Tennessee. Nashville may hold a special place in my heart forever because it was my first solo trip, but it was also number… Continue reading A Weekend In: Nashville, Tennessee

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Sacramento, California. USA

Part number 2 of my USA series goes out to one of my hidden gems, the Californian capital of Sacramento. When I first booked my West Coast summer trip I included Sacramento purely because I didn’t want to spend too much time in any one place and I knew it was a state Capitol. However,… Continue reading Sacramento, California. USA

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Indianapolis, Indiana. USA

So my USA travels have finally come to an end after one of the best years I could have imagined. So many of my wonderful experiences were thanks to the generosity of the city of Indianapolis and its universities. It is because of this that I really wanted the first post in my ‘USA Series’… Continue reading Indianapolis, Indiana. USA

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Spring Break! Cancún, Mexico

AKA: A Newbie Spring Breaker’s Guide to Spring Break in Cancún, Mexico. Having moved to the USA for one year to study, I really feel that it would have been wrong of me to not fully embrace the American Student way of life. This of course meant a crazy, tequila filled trip with friends to… Continue reading Spring Break! Cancún, Mexico

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Heidelberg, Germany

This post is entitled ‘Heidelberg’ but in reality will cover all the fantastic things I did and saw on my whole holiday in the Baden-Württemberg area of Germany, including Mannheim, Speyer, Dilsberg, Rothenburg and Heidelberg itself. I went on this holiday to visit a friend I have known for many years and it was definitely… Continue reading Heidelberg, Germany

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Belfast, Northern Ireland

The first time I went to Belfast I was around 7 years old. At 18 years old, in September 2012, I moved to Belfast on a semi-permanant basis to attend Queen’s University and study English with Creative Writing. Since then it has become absolutely one of my favourite places in the entire world. I’ll try… Continue reading Belfast, Northern Ireland

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The Lake District, England

I couldn’t start a travel blog without the first post being about the place I hold most dear in my heart, The Lake District in Cumbria, England. It’s always strange to think about people going on holiday to the place you’ve always called home, but the Lake District is actually a very popular holiday destination… Continue reading The Lake District, England