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The Alternative Weekend Break; a guide to Cologne, Germany

Since my alternative weekend break guide to Porto went down so well, I figured I would share some more of my fave city breaks. It’s so easy to get drawn into visiting the same destinations over and over again. And places like Paris and Barcelona are iconic for good reason, but there are some great […]

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The Alternative Weekend Break; a guide to Porto, Portugal

When it comes to visiting new cities, Instagram worthy spots are far higher up my priority list than they ought to be. Luckily, Porto is rather blooming gorgeous and has lots going on so your holiday snaps will fit your aesthetic but you won’t have to compromise on good food or exciting things to do. […]

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Top things to do in the Dominican Republic

When it comes to holidays, i’m happy enough to spend timeย by the pool and be a beach bum for a day or two, but I love exploring too. City breaks aren’t the only way to get a little culture and excitement. That said, as much as I’m sure jumping out of a plane is buckets […]

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Top Travel Spots for 2017

It’s January 2nd and I’m already dreaming of adventures for the rest of the year. I guess the chilly weather doesn’t help. I’ve already got my first trip in the pipeline but I’m excited to plan more. I’m guessing you’re no stranger to wanderlust either? So if you need a little inspiration, you’ve come to […]

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Where to eat & drink in Porto, Portugal

When I visit new cities, one of the first things I think about is where we’re going to eat. If you’ve had a nosey at my Porto photo diary, you’ll know I didn’t do my usual obsessive level of planning, and so we arrived at the hotel at 9pm on a Friday with no reservations […]

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The Porto Photo Diary*

When it comes to city breaks, I’m often a meticulous planner. Before we go, I know exactly where we’re going to visit, have reservations at the restaurants I want to try andย I am completely clued up on how to get around. With a long weekend in Porto coming up, I ditched the stress of planning […]

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A Weekend in Cologne; Dinner at Lore & Fitch

On the final evening of our Cologne trip, Lucy & I toasted to a fabulous trip with a cocktail or two. After a busy day exploring the city, we decided to head to the gorgeous looking restaurant right by our hotel with a few other blogger babes, Kariss and Lissa. Get ready to say cheers […]

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A weekend in Cologne; strolling through the city

We spent our second day in Cologne playing total tourists. After moving to Motel Oneย and admiring the view, we headed out in search of something to eat and to do a li’l exploring. Since I was with a group of blogger gals, I wasn’t prepared with the usual 48-page, impossible to complete or enjoy itinerary […]

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Essence Cosmetics Bloggers’ Beauty Secrets Event

To celebrate the success of the Bloggers’ Beauty Secrets collection becoming part of the main line of Essence Cosmetics, some other lovely bloggers and I headed to Cologne for a day full of beauty-inspired surprises…

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Travel to the City Style

When it comes to travel, comfort should be our number one priority. No one wants to spend a 7 hour flight in heels, and trying to maneuver a jumpsuit in an airplane bathroom isย just not happening. But Instagram! and Snapchat! and *insert whichever cool app the kids are using these days*. Thanks to social media, […]

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