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Short walks from Ambleside

Ambleside is right in the heart of the Lake District, has plenty of things to do and see, and is the perfect base for exploring the outdoors. Many mountains and long hikes can be started from near Ambleside, however there are plenty of shorter walks too. Whether you are just on a quick weekend break, or a longer holiday, you can easily squeeze one of these walks in! For those… Read More »Short walks from Ambleside

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Winter weekend getaway destinations in the UK

As days get shorter, and temperatures plummet, it can start to feel a little bleak in the UK. However, during winter and the Christmas period, there are plenty of places to enjoy a winter weekend getaway in the UK. Small towns come alive with local festivals and Christmas lights, whilst city’s host markets with international cuisine and gifts. Places which are over run by tourists during the summer months become… Read More »Winter weekend getaway destinations in the UK

Best hostels for backpackers in Costa Rica

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Costa Rica is a backpackers dream. Safe, beautiful and inhabited with friendly people, travellers tend to fall in love. You can hike mountains, swim in waterfalls or lounge on the beach in Costa Rica, but at the end of the day you need somewhere to call home. Here is a list of the best hostels for backpackers in Costa Rica- noted for their social scene, price, amenities and general atmosphere!… Read More »Best hostels for backpackers in Costa Rica

An Evening at Bacchus Restaurant, Mdina

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In the heart of Malta lies the beautiful Mdina. Once the capital of this small country, the small city charms all visitors with its maze of narrow streets and interesting architecture. On top of a hill and surrounded by walls, from Mdina you are rewarded with excellent views in every direction. There are plenty of things to do here and I would recommend spending a day just exploring and soaking… Read More »An Evening at Bacchus Restaurant, Mdina

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The best beaches in Costa Rica!

Costa Rica has quickly established itself as a popular travel destination, with its lush green forests, interesting wildlife and eco friendly resorts. The country is known for the plethora of adventure activities to take part in. Costa Rica is a small country, but has coastline on both the Pacific and Caribbean oceans. This means there are many beaches in the country, and they are all different! For those who wish… Read More »The best beaches in Costa Rica!

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Things to do in Malta

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Malta, a small archipelago in the Mediterranean, is often unfairly overlooked and underrated. This tiny country boasts one of the highest levels of sunshine in Europe, and very low rainfall. With it’s rugged coast line, interesting history, and crystal clear waters, it is an ideal destination for any traveller. Below are some of the top things to do in Malta! Gozo While many travellers to Malta only visit Gozo as… Read More »Things to do in Malta

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Things to do in Mdina, Malta

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Malta is full of beautiful towns, offers many things to do and is surrounded by crystal clear blue water. It is a perfect destination for a vacation, or even a weekend break if you live in Europe! If you are lucky enough to spend some time here, make sure you put some time aside for exploring Mdina, the charming old city. Surrounded by walls, and made up of quaint little… Read More »Things to do in Mdina, Malta

8 things to do in Chefchaouen

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The city that is famous for its vibrant colour, where all buildings are painted a vivid blue. It enchants visitors and is the perfect place to spend a few days if you find yourself in Morocco. Here I have compiled a list of things to do in Chefchaouen, which is situated in the northwestern area of Morocco.  This city was founded in 1471, and while no one is exactly sure… Read More »8 things to do in Chefchaouen

12 must see Instagram spots in the UK

Every traveller who has visited the UK has the standard pictures… Big Ben, A red phone box, St Paul’s Cathedral. The United Kingdom has many more hidden gems for Instagrammers, and below are some recommendations from other travellers on their favourite photography spots in the UK. Low Force, Upper Teesdale, County Durham Low Force,  in Upper Teesdale, is in the heart of the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.… Read More »12 must see Instagram spots in the UK

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Things to do in Ambleside, The Lake District

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Ambleside is a beautiful town in the heart of The Lake District. Loved by visitors, the area is full of exciting activities. Whether you are planning a hiking holiday, family vacation, or romantic getaway, there are plenty of things to do in Ambleside.   Best things to do in Ambleside Visit the Bridge House A trip to Ambleside is not complete without visiting the famous bridge house. Right in the… Read More »Things to do in Ambleside, The Lake District