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Travel || Temple Bar, Dublin

Temple Bar is an area on the south bank of the River Liffey in Dublin. It’s promoted as both Dublin’s cultural heart and also as a tourist epicentre in the city. If you’re a tourist keen for a taste…

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Travel || Trinity College Library

I was excited to go to Dublin, but mostly I was excited to look around Trinity College for one reason; visiting the Old Library. As my readers may know, I am a book fanatic. I could never truly Marie Kondo…

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Travel || A 24 Hour Dublin City Break

I feel like there’s a weird pressure on Irish Americans to be obsessed with Ireland, but I have to admit that I never was. Culturally, I always felt closer to the English, and I can mostly thank literature for…

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Travel || Waterfront in Gdansk

I was fascinated by the history of Gdansk. It’s a city in Northern Poland at the edge of the Baltic Sea with a strong German influence (it was officially incorporated in to Poland after World War II). But in…

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Travel || Gdansk Old Town

Gdansk is just so fantastically beautiful, I could wax lyrical about it!  If you’re on a quick city break to Gdansk, like I was, I recommend focusing your attention on the Old Town because there is enough there to…

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Travel || Scandic Hotel Berlin

For my one night in Berlin, I stayed at The Scandic Hotel Berlin, located right next to Mendelssohn-Bartholdy-Park station. The location couldn’t have been more perfect. Being right by a station meant that even someone as directionally incompetent as…

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Travel || Berlin in 24 hours

What can I say about my lightning quick time in Berlin? Well to start with it was wonderful. After 24 hours in the city I came back to London exhausted but thoroughly satisfied – and craving more time there!…