In my younger years I cast off group travel as something for those without enough imagination or sense of adventure to do it themselves. Of course nothing could be further from the truth and working in travel and having been…

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Travel bloggers and blogging Bloggers are a strange bunch. Commonly found roaming around Cyberspace, scavenging for adjectives and stealing trending hashtags in the hope of linking back to their own blogs. I have a confession…I’m one of those bloggers! All…

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Even during this modern digital age I still enjoy sending postcards from abroad. The difference being these days I’m more efficient in my approach and post them when I get home. Buying and sending postcards I used to spend half…

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A lot has changed since I first strapped on a backpack 20 years ago. Social media has been invented for one. Mobile phones and laptops are essential travel items and people are always ‘connected’ with the outside world. Working in…

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Music creates the soundtrack to each and every one of my trips abroad. So much so that when I hear the same songs years later, it takes me back to that place. It evokes the foreign soil smells, sounds and…

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