Fresh from my work trip to Kenya, I headed to Johannesburg where I met my boyfriend for just over two weeks of fun in the sun in his home country of South Africa. First up was a trip to the Drakensberg mountains, where I spent some time getting to know some of his family and enjoying the fresh outdoors, whilst we hid from his father in order to surprise him…

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Just before Christmas, I went on a semi-last-minute, semi-well-planned trip to Rwanda. Last minute, in that we booked our flights the day before after a small hold up at customs with the wheelchairs we were donating to the country with Walkabout Foundation, but well-planned in that everything else was set up to go. One of the most exciting things about working for an international charity is the travel. I get…

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Back in May just before I went to Italy, I spotted a South African Wine Festival at Vivat Bacchus, a great wine bar in London. I love wine. And I love South Africa (ok not quite yet as I’ve never been, but my boyfriend is from there and I love him… so that’s the same right?!). Anyway, I really wanted to go to the wine festival, so we did. It…

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I woke up here this morning for the second day in a row. I’m at Paradis Plage Surf and Yoga Resort in Morocco. It’s absolutely amazing to wake up to sunshine. My life will not be complete if I do not end up settled somewhere with a balcony and a fantastic coastal view. (Future husband/ sugar daddy… You have been warned!) After a stressful break up, a long winter, a…

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