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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Planning the Perfect Trip from Yorkshire to Barcelona

My latest adventure is going to take me to sunny Barcelona, Spain, and I can’t wait to get to the airport. This time I wanted to share some tips with you on how to plan a great getaway to Barcelona if you’re taking off from Leeds Bradford Airport. I wanted to focus specifically on travelling from Yorkshire and Leeds Bradford, as it is my closest airport. Did you know you can find cheap, direct international flights from Leeds Bradford airport to Paris, Berlin or Barcelona? It’s super convenient when you are Yorkshire-based. Here is my overview on what to prepare.…

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Being a Good Traveller: 5 Ways to Prepare

 Heading off on an adventure in the coming months? Taking time out from the world is fun, but you’ll need to be ready for what it has to offer you. Plan ahead with our helpful guide. Here are five ways to be a good traveller by being prepared. Budget Think about how much money you’re going to need before heading off on your travels. Do you imagine you’ll be breaking into four figures for expenses alone? Regardless, start saving months in advance of the time you’re meant to head off. Having a wad of spare cash free when you get…

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Tips for travelling with hand luggage only

This weekend, I’m heading off on another adventure and I’m in the middle of packing. It’s no secret that wherever I go, I seriously overpack. I’ve been flapping around today not knowing what to take, I also seriously overestimated how big my hand luggage was. Somehow I have managed to pack seven outfits and three pairs of shoes with a whole entourage of electrical items and obviously a big stash of beauty items into my small suitcase.  I thought I would share some of the tips I follow that give me a helping hand when it comes to packing for your…

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Fashion & Beauty: What’s In My Suitcase

This week I’m actually going to the South of France on a family holiday, As I was frantically packing (last minute, as usual) I thought I would take a few snaps and show you some of the things I am taking along with me. At the moment, I’m unsure what the weather will be like as the forecast is pretty poor so I have literally got a rain poncho packed and a bikini – I need to be covered for all eventualities. I’m so excited to be debuting my new Candy Pink Milly Triangl Bikini, I hope Monte Carlo is…

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