Category Archives: Travel

Welcome to what might be the world’s longest post on Prague. Truth is – Prague deserves it. It is one of those magical cities that – despite having visited before – I still found myself wishing I had more time to explore. I want to go back in every season. Its a place of beauty […]

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Fact: everyone should visit Prague at Christmas once in their lifetime. This is what my fellow Londoners Jo (CandidsbyJo), Jacintha (Urban Pixxels), Geraldine (Little Big Bell), Christina and I immediately figured out upon arriving for a stay at The Augustine, a Luxury Collection by Starwood hotel with a very special past and present. Here is a first […]

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As soon as I told my cab driver I was in town to write a guide for 36 hours in Edinburgh, he chuckled and said in his delightful brogue “I can write it for you: everything in Edinburgh is just grand.” Fast forward 36 hours later – one thrillingly wet visit from Storm Abigail, one fantastic museum discovery, […]

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De Kas  Few things can prepare you for how much you will love De Kas – especially on a beautiful, sunny autumn day. Walking past greenhouses full of tomato and green bean plants, the main space is airy and beautiful, fancy and informal at the same time. You can glimpse into the bustle of the […]

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Allow me to tell you a tale about two London expats who got lost on their way to Blenheim Palace… Let’s just say they learned a valuable lesson about short English train platforms and the challenge of finding taxis in the countryside. Happily, there are worse places to be lost than in Woodstock, Oxfordshire.      […]

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