Lifestyle

At Get Jaunty, lifestyle covers everything from hotel reviews, blogging tips and days out, to mental health and photography.

You’re in a good place to start browsing if you’re interested in trying something new, visiting somewhere unknown or just want an interesting read about a topic you’re interested in too.

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A Luxury Leesa Mattress that Makes Me Happy Not to Travel
Lifestyle

A Luxury Leesa Mattress that Makes Me Happy Not to Travel

For the last month I haven’t been travelling, but instead have had a rather more relaxing adventure with the arrival of my Leesa mattress. After Leesa contacted me, the mattress was delivered in a small cardboard box (no issue getting it up the stairs) and I quickly unboxed it to replace my old double mattress, which was six years old. While there was nothing particularly wrong with my old mattress, it did feel time for a change and the technology used in the design of the Leesa mattress definitely made it a significant upgrade. What makes a Leesa mattress? Each…

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Review: Staying in The Mermaid Inn Hotel, Rye
Lifestyle

Review: Staying in The Mermaid Inn Hotel, Rye

The Mermaid Inn, Mermaid St, Rye TN31 7EY. Roughly £150 per double room, per night. Originally built in 1156, the historic Mermaid Inn Hotel on Mermaid Street, Rye, is the obvious choice for any weekend break in this charming town. Favoured by smugglers’ The Hawkhurst Gang in the 18th century and reportedly haunted by a number of ghosts, it also offers award-winning fine dining and a great chance to relax.

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How to Eat Healthily in London
Food & Drink

How to Eat Healthily in London

When you live in a busy city like London it’s really hard to get time to do anything outside of work and play. That makes having a plan to eat the right foods all the more important.

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How Travelling Changes As You Get Older
Travel

How Travelling Changes As You Get Older

As we age, how we travel is likely to change. Sometimes as you get older or travel with the elderly, you realise there are a few extra concerns when it comes to planning a trip that’s safe and fun, at home or abroad. Here’s a look at how travelling changes as you get older and how you can help yourself, or those around you, enjoy the experience whilst staying healthy (see my guide on eating healthy whilst travelling here).

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Portuguese Cuisine: The Perks of a Mediterranean Diet
Food & Drink

Portuguese Cuisine: The Perks of a Mediterranean Diet

Portugal and the entire Mediterranean have so much to offer: sunshine, a relaxed lifestyle and great food to name a few. If you’re interested in how to lower cholesterol through food and drink, eating a diet rich in natural food, and enjoying some tasty fare, check out what’s great about Portuguese cuisine and the Mediterranean diet.

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