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The Grand Chamonix Vacation — chapitre un Chamonix, day 2. As is common with my vacations, rain began on day one of our trip, letting up slightly before continuing on to day two. With snow and high winds devouring the Alps hidden in the cl...

6 ways to spend your 1,000,000 United miles Have a pile of United miles? Not sure how to use them? Here are a variety of interesting options for redeeming them. #1 is my favorite.

Wilderness Backpacking Tips to Impress Your Friends Whether you're going on an overnight hike or a multi-week wilderness adventure, these budget-friendly backpacking tips will help ensure you're ready.

Trying trains, havelis and Shiva festival. As Hollie’s Mum, Gill, is only staying with us on our journey until the fourth of August we have been city hopping to make sure she gets to experience as much of this varied country as possi...

12 Must Visit Cities in Spain Travel Tips: 12 Must Visit Cities in Spain The Kingdom of Spain has been one of the world’s most visited destinations. In 2015, more than 68 million tourists from all over the world came to visit the country, the largest recorded tourist influx, th

Should you buy United MileagePlus miles with an 100% bonus? Buying points can be a great way to boost your balance, but only if makes sense financially! Does the new MileagePlus promotion fit that criteria?

Dallas Sadly today is the day we leave Austin. We do wish that we could have had a few extra days to head down to the Lake or to explore a bit more, but we have enjoyed it so much. So after our palav...

The 5 best Paris luxury hotels with a pool Paris is a favorite destination for couples celebrating a honeymoon or anniversary, as well as families seeking a cultural city break.And from its legendary museums, such as the Louvre, Musee d’Orsay, and Musee Rodin to its lovely gardens, such as

The ultimate luxury in Portugal Portugal’s Algarve is home to some of the most enchanting, dramatic coastlines to be found in Europe, not to mention the superb golf courses, delicious food and charming towns. The Portuguese are especially hospitable people, which makes a trip the

What’s The Best Way Spend a Day in Perth? Credit: Goodfreephotos Along with the epic remote outback and beautiful beaches, Australia also has some of the most incredible cities in the world; Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide to name...

What’s The Best Way Spend a Day in Perth? Credit: Goodfreephotos Along with the epic remote outback and beautiful beaches, Australia also has some of the most incredible cities in the world; Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide to name...

A little bit about Us Welcome to our journey, just wanted to start with us, we are a young couple (well half of us are… he’s knocking on a bit.) We met whilst we were travelling and have travelled together ever since. This blog will highlight the highs, the lows and a

My Big Fat Svenskt Bröllop ! Ever wonder why your bridesmaids can’t wear red? Or what it’s like to sit through 3hrs of speeches in a language you don’t understand? Well I did, and this is my story of understa...

Road To: Tomorrowland We are the children of a miracle! A few months ago, I had reluctantly signed up for Tomorrowland 2017 tickets to help someone out. I’m not the biggest EDM fan despite the fact that 90% of th...

Road To: Tomorrowland We are the children of a miracle! A few months ago, I had reluctantly signed up for Tomorrowland 2017 tickets to help someone out. I’m not the biggest EDM fan despite the fact that 90% of th...

TravellingTuesday This week isn’t dedicated to a particular place on my to do list but rather, how to travel cheaply. Travelling isn’t cheap but what if it could be by changing a few things. Here are a f...

Why you should explore Faro, Portugal We are firmly back on the travel trail as I’ve finally sorted out pictures from my recent trip to Faro, Portugal. So sit back and let me show and tell. Now in the past my knowledge of Faro h...

Kanyakumari This morning the sun rose upon the three waters. Expectation, a woven memory of solitude and calm, I walked through the remnants of the place I’d known, towards the ghats. Stumbling through the fir...

Riding the Hogwarts Express: Things to do in Scotland for Harry Potter Fans Want a magical journey to Scotland following the footsteps of Harry Potter? Make sure to add these Harry Potter themed highlights to your Scotland itinerary!

My Favourite Things: Paris, France I simply remember my favourite things, and then I don’t feel so bad…” Welcome to the very first post of my new blog series, My Favourite Things! I always find that when th...

The Adventure Begins.. After a week full of goodbyes, anxiousness, excitement and rushing round like a headless chicken, I am finally sat in the airport having completed the first 7 hour flight from Gatwick to Dubai, had...

How this backpacking Bridget Jones went from 'jilted bride' to 'happily ever after Dumped by her cheating fiance months before her wedding, Katy Gough decided instead of breaking down, she would break free. Five years later, she's a published author, seasoned traveller, wife and mot...

There is a snow in july! Hello again! I am sorry – again – for not writing for a month. But to be honest, there has been nothing happening and I haven’t started my adventures yet in this big country. I st...

Letters From the Road: Gold Coast Dear Dreamers, It’s good to have family. Especially family that happen to live along the south east coast of QLD and can put you up on your way to NSW. My cousin in Brisbane and my aunt and u...

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