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Salty Dog in Bangor

Having arrived back from Derry on Saturday morning, we then headed to Bangor that evening to spend the night at the Salty Dog hotel. I’d won an overnight stay in a raffle at the CIPR awards back in October. 250 more words

Kraków, November 2014

In the middle of November we went to Kraków. It was again one of our favourite weekend breaks with departure on Friday and arrival on Sunday. 858 more words


Enjoying Edinburgh in Winter

Let me just say that Christmas markets are pretty awesome, and Edinburgh’s is no exception.  If you liked mulled wine, or hot apple toddies, or hot chocolate… or endless amounts of food and dessert and Christmas lights you will enjoy.  433 more words


Utrecht: How To Do Very Little At All

When travelling to a new destination, it can be tempting to try and squeeze every last drop out of a visit, with hectic schedules and tightly timed itineraries carefully planned to allow for the consumption of culturally appropriate cuisine and standard photo opportunities in front of renowned landmarks. 883 more words


Ireland Part II: From Cork to Waterford via Distillery, Factory and Castle

So, in a lot of guides and reviews, I found that Blarney Castle gets a bit of a bad rap, often called a tourist trap or not a very good castle.  631 more words


Highlights of Venice - Part Two

You’ve come to part two, funnily enough there is a part one…..have you read it yet?! If not, read here

We decided to take a walking tour and Gondola ride combo from the tourist office on the second day.   1,277 more words