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Keeping Your Belongings Safe Whilst Travelling

Keeping Your Belongings Safe Whilst Travelling

After my incident in Athens, it made sense to have a think about safety while travelling. Here’s all the advice and tips collected and given to me around securing your stuff during your travels. Stay safe!

Losing my shit in Athens: A pickpocketing tale

Losing my shit in Athens: A pickpocketing tale

I should count myself lucky to have completed so many travels already without any dramas. But on the second and last days in Athens I had not one, but three pickpocketing-related incidents. It tarnished my experience of the city and caused quite a panic. I […]

City Summary: Patong, Phuket

City Summary: Patong, Phuket

I ended up spending a week in Patong, Phuket and this was more time than I really needed. It’s amazingly cheap, but the resort town is too touristy and a lot too loud for my tastes. Read on for my summary of my time on and off the beach.

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Slovenia In 36 Hours: Part 1 Ljubljana

Slovenia In 36 Hours: Part 1 Ljubljana

One of my favourite weekends away was to a place I knew very little about: Slovenia! I also put very little thought into planning which was not such a good idea. Here’s my diary of how I made the most of my 36 hours in […]

Lenôtre, Cannes

Lenôtre, Cannes

It’s been a little while since I’ve posted about anything food-related (blame travel for that), but let me spend a sweet little moment to reminisce about the sugary delicacies of French chain Lenôtre.

Tokyo Diner, Chinatown, London

Tokyo Diner, Chinatown, London

It’s a bit of a shame that I discovered Chinatown’s Tokyo Diner so late. It’s humble, minimalistic style reeks of authenticity. I’d love to try more of what they have to offer. And to it’s credit, it carries all the successful hallmarks of an actual Tokyo Diner.

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Soft Swerve Ice Cream, New York

Soft Swerve Ice Cream, New York

The purple Ube-flavoure ice-cream from Soft Swerve was absolutely magical. Purple yam might not sound the most enticing flavour on paper. However, once you’ve taken a lick of these artfully decorated cones, you’ll be convinced.

Flix Those Muscles: A Review of Flixbus

Flix Those Muscles: A Review of Flixbus

I’ve taken my last Flixbus, at least for a while! So that makes it an opportune time to recap my adventures with them on the road. What started out as an ambitious strategy to get around Europe at low cost with savings on accommodation ended […]

Harvey’s, Liberty Village, Toronto

Harvey’s, Liberty Village, Toronto

Now here’s a fast food concept I’d love to see more often. Harvey’s in Canada does fully customisable burgers with a solid range of desserts, sides, vegetarian options and great prices. I ended up visiting the Liberty Village Harvey’s a few times during my time in Toronto.

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