Back in March, Rob and I spent a whirlwind 24hrs in London with our friends, Kam & Sonal. On the Saturday morning with sun streaming through the windows, I was up at 6.30am to wash my hair, tidy the house and pop to the shops to grab some tights before heading to the airport. Despite the various travel delays that we’ve experienced over the last few months, the flight was on time,…

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My love runs deep for Barcelona. From summers spent day-tripping from nearby on the Costa Brava to city breaks at all times of the year, Barcelona is, and probably always will be, my favourite city. I chose Gaudi and his marvellous design creations as my Spanish AS-Level oral exam topic. I took my group of friends there when we were all 17 for an adventure. I lamented when I was sent to Santiago De…

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  Czech food traditionally is a lot to do with meat, potatoes, dumplings and beer. However, whilst that is still a key part of national dishes, the city’s gastronomical prowess is now about way more than just the basics. These days there are some really fantastic places to eat in Prague. I recently ran the Prague marathon and in the spirit of carb-loading I tried out quite a few restaurants in order to…

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The other night, we were flicking through Netflix and happened upon a documentary entitled ‘A Year in Burgundy’ that followed the winemakers of Bourgogne for a full year in their vineyards. I’ve really developed an interest in winemaking and wine tasting over the past few years. We were lucky enough to visit Bourgogne and spend not a quite a year, but a weekend in Burgundy whilst at my friend’s wedding a couple of…

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