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  • Moving to Scotland Glen Coe

    So… I’m Moving to Scotland!

    Queen of standing awkwardly for photos I’m returning to the land of kilts, whisky, sometimes indecipherable accents and epic scenery! TOMORROW.  This may not come as a surprise if you know me (hi!) or…

    February 16, 2017
  • Living Abroad in Spain For a Year Moving to Spain

    An Ode to A Year in Spain

    I live in Spain.  The words still sound strange to my own ears, like what I’m saying doesn’t quite fit even though I’ve lived in Spain for over a year. At times I feel…

    February 12, 2017
  • Lagos Algarve Portugal

    A Road Trip on the Algarve Coast, Portugal

    Portugal’s most southern region, the Algarve Coast, is a captivating mix of blue meditarrean sea, golden sand beaches and limestone cliffs blanketed by whitewashed fishing villages. Since the 1960s it’s been attracting tourists craving…

    January 25, 2017
  • Ronda, Spain

    The Beautiful Spanish Town of Ronda

    “Lovely promenades, fine wine, excellent food, nothing to do…” This is how Ernest Hemingway described Ronda, after spending much of a summer there in 1959. I’m not entirely sure I’d agree there is nothing…

    January 16, 2017
  • Stories Behind Instagram Photos

    The Stories Behind the Instagram Photos

    Instagram seems to be the social media platform where people like to post their best photos. We talk about having a “Facebook life” and no one really knowing what goes on in our real…

    December 28, 2016
  • Prague in Winter Europe Travel

    10 Favourite City Breaks During Winter in Europe

    Just because it’s cold doesn’t mean you can’t travel! There’s no point sitting at home dreaming of summer holidays when you can take a city break in winter too. The off season is actually…

    December 20, 2016
  • expat interview moving to sweden

    Expat Interview: Moving to Sweden for Adventure

    The next instalment in the Expat Interview Series! I’ve reached out to expats in different countries to hear why people might choose to move abroad, and how they do it. If you want to know…

    December 19, 2016