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Experience: Falconry at Ashford Castle, Ireland

Gah, I haven’t abandoned the blog, believe you me! As I mentioned in my last post, I was whisked off ...
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Experience: Flying Turkish Airlines Business Class

It’s time to take off again! Come Sunday I head for a whole week of luxurious sojourning in Istanbul, Salzburg ...
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Destination Guide: Gstaad, Switzerland

In the last of the Switzerland series, here’s a peek at a celebrity favourite. Gstaad and Saanen are two small ...
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On Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way, hiking to Dun Aengus

Spring made a quiet appearance over the weekend, and very soon it will be time for the much-awaited summer vacation! ...
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The beautiful art of paper-cutting in Switzerland

What is your favourite activity while travelling? Sight-seeing? Sampling local cuisine? Sitting at a cafe & people-watching? As fun as ...
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Destination Guide: Bern, Switzerland

What to see and do in Bern Continuing with the Switzerland series, next stop Bern. I spent a day in ...
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Destination Guide: Zurich, Switzerland

What to see and do in Zurich Hello, 2016! In the first post of the New Year, take a walk ...
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Destination Guide: Oltrarno in Florence, Italy

In the last of the Italy series (for the time being), let me take you across the Arno, to the ...
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5 reasons to add Turin to your Italy itinerary

Which is the most elegant city in Italy? The country definitely has many contenders – beautiful Venice, the living history ...