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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


Top 5 Things to Do in Venice

“Venice is like eating an entire box of chocolate liqueurs in one go,” American author Truman Capote had famously said.

And he couldn’t have been more right. 2,206 more words

City Guide

Highlights of Venice - Part One

There was so much to see in Venice and I have so many photographs to share, this is going to have to be thrown at you in two parts! 1,046 more words



So I’m officially a UK resident as of last week!  Sounds strange to say, but it is true.  The unpacking and exploring have begun!

I’m really enjoying my time here so far, wandering the shops, having tea and meeting new people.  287 more words


Mumbles - Gateway to Gower

Welcome to cosy, cosmopolitan Mumbles. One of Dylan Thomas’ many stamping grounds and home to some world class ice cream too!

Mumbles marks the beginning of the Gower Peninsula’s coastline. 124 more words

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Blackpool Illuminations 2014 - DONE!...

Monday 27th October was the start of our next trip, our annual ‘cycle Blackpool Illuminations. Well I say annual, it was actually the third time we have done this. 2,189 more words


How to see a city quickly in 5 steps

I do love a big trip, spending weeks or even months travelling from one country to the next, but such things are not always practical. When you’re working, you’ve generally got only a few weeks off, which you have to stagger throughout the year. 888 more words