• What to do if your holiday gets cancelled

    What to do if your holiday gets cancelled

    This is a guest post I have worked on with Creditfix to share how it’s possible to get money back if a holiday is cancelled and the steps you can take to protect yourself. I’ve recently returned from my honeymoon (which is why I haven’t posted in a while) and as a frequent traveller, know how important it is to protect your finances and well-being when you go abroad. Why is it important to consider? It may seem like a ‘doomsday’ thought but holiday cancellations are real, as we’ve all seen with the end of Thomas Cook. To stop myself…

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    After Backpacking: A Health Check For When You’re Back!

    After Backpacking: A Health Check For When You’re Back!

    Everyone knows that it’s important to make sure you have the appropriate vaccinations and take care of your health before backpacking. However, after months walking, eating different types of food and sleeping in different time zones, it’s also important to keep an eye on your health after. Read on for top tips for a post-backpacking health check, from checking your cholesterol test results, to having the right diet. Four ways you should keep an eye on your health after backpacking If you’ve been backpacking for a few weeks, months or even a year, it is important to make sure you…

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    Afternoon Tea at Whittard of Chelsea Tea Bar, Covent Garden
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    Afternoon Tea at Whittard of Chelsea Tea Bar, Covent Garden

    The Covent Garden Tea Bar. 17 The Marketplace, The Piazza. Covent Garden, London, WC2E 8RB. The Whittard Tea for two. £30 pp. I spent the weekend in London with my sister and we enjoyed an afternoon tea at the Whittard of Chelsea Tea Bar in Covent Garden. Nestled downstairs in the piazza, it’s a nod to going through the looking glass and Whittard’s connection with Alice in Wonderland. Launched in 2016, you enter through one of the many archways and find yourself in a charming shop with hundreds of teas, as well as tasters and gifts. The Whittard Tea The…

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    Long Trips: Things you Should Never Travel Without

    Long Trips: Things you Should Never Travel Without

    When going on a long trip, it is so important to pack wisely. The things to pack can be divided in two broad categories: things you will be happy to have with you for practical reasons and things that will help you to pass the time and keep you entertained. Here are five things to bring for practical reasons: Universal charger: A quality universal charger is an absolute must. It is an easy one to forget, yet it is one you’ll be kicking yourself for not having for that standout time you need it. Your smart devices, hair tools, etc.…

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    Make 2019 the Year You Travel the World

    Make 2019 the Year You Travel the World

    A new year is the perfect time to start planning your travels around the world; make 2019 the year you explore the unknown. If travelling around the world is something you have always had an interest in doing, then follow your dreams and make it happen. To help to inspire these adventures, below are some suggestions on where to get started: Visit Morocco The North African country of Morocco is home to incredible natural landscapes, mouth-watering cuisines, fascinating architecture, interesting museums and the vast desert. From a backpacker to a culture lover, from an adventure traveller to families or foodies,…

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