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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!…

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Vlogging from Paris

I know our Paris trip was ages ago, but I’ve finally finished putting together my Paris vlog to round out all the photos. (Nearly a month after the fact. Slow and steady wins the race, right?) We got stuck…

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Paris at Night

Is there anywhere more beautiful than Paris at night? Basically this post is Eiffel Tower spam, because I can’t help stopping and being distracted by all the twinkling lights. You know when the Aliens in the first “Toy Story”…

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How To Have a Weekend in Paris on the Cheap

Paris is an amazing city. Amazing but expensive. I’ll never claim to be a Parisian expert, but after a handful of trips there over the past few years I’ve spent about a month collectively there.  1. Getting there: People…