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Christmas Gift Guide 2018: For Globe Trotters

I’m back with my second Christmas Gift Guide of 2018 and it’s all for those who like to travel. As you may know, Travelling is a big part of my life and I love documenting it on my blog. I’m guessing there’s quite a few readers who also like to travel, so I thought it would be a good idea to put together a guide for globe trotters. Whether it’s practical gifts like a suitcase or something to keep your travelling memories alive, I’ve got you covered. For the stylish traveller, there’s some gorgeous luggage accessories on Prezzybox. I’m obsessed…

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Travel Checklist: What to Check off Before Booking Your Flight

Excitement can easily take over, but before you hastily book your flight to some far off location, it’s imperative to create a checklist. Doing so can save you from a lot of stress. You could find out your budget cannot accommodate your trip to Switzerland, or perhaps you forgot about monsoon season in Asia and not enough waterproofs in the world can keep you dry.  A travel checklist doesn’t have to be an arduous task, and neither does it need to be so in-depth you’re left with a distaste to travel. Keep it simple and thorough.   Questions to Ask   There…

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How Emerging Markets are Driving Air Travel Growth

According to National Geographic, less than 20% of the world’s current population has never stepped aboard an airplane. However, thanks to emerging markets, this statistic is expected to decline considerably overthe next two decades. Countries across the world are now entering the flourishing aviation sector, as air travel is expected to soar in Asia significantly. Find out how emerging markets are driving air travel growth. The Comac C919 Aircraft A historic moment in aviation occurred on 5thMay 2017, and you might not have even heard about it! It was on this day that China’s first large commercial aircraft, the Comac…

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Taking the Stress out of Your Next Holiday

Holidays are relaxing, but that doesn’t mean that they don’t come with their share of stress too. Be it in regards to booking, packing, travelling or budgeting; there is always something about a holiday that can make it way more stressful than it needs to be. After working hard all year, you don’t need anything else bringing you down or using up your energy, which is why you should be doing all you can to take stress out of your next holiday. To see how to do this effectively, make sure to read on. Go all inclusive When you go…

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Leeds, UK

Tasting The Festive Menu at Dakota Deluxe Leeds

Is it too early to be talking about Christmas? It might only be October but the Festive season seems to be creeping upon us already. On Wednesday, Stefan and I went across to Leeds to the Dakota Deluxe to taste their new Festive menu which will be launching on the 23rd November until Christmas Eve. The Dakota Deluxe which is located on Russell Street in Leeds City Centre is an absolutely stunning hotel. We’ve stayed here earlier in the year and the rooms are to die for, the whole decor is just beautiful. Given that the weather was in the…

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Dunnottor Castle, Aberdeenshire

What’s in My Fjallraven Kanken Backpack Whilst Travelling?

Over the last couple of months, I’ve been religiously using my Fjallraven Kanken Backpack whilst travelling and generally on a daily basis. I’d heard so much about these backpacks and everyone seemed to have one. I was kindly gifted this gorgeous lilac one from the brand and I’ve been using it ever since. These backpacks were originally designed for Swedish School children to help their posture and not to damage their backs when carrying heavy school books. No matter how much I fill this backpack, it sits so comfortable on my back and you can really tell there is something…

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