West Coast Wanders: Seattle in 72 hours

I'd expect readers of this blog to have become accustomed to the not-so-hidden food agenda of almost every post I write by now, but nevertheless, I feel obliged to inform you that my experience of The Emerald City was one predominately planned around the needs of the bottomless pit that is my stomach. However, I do … Continue reading West Coast Wanders: Seattle in 72 hours

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April Abroad Lisbon Europe Travel

Photo Diary: Lovely, lovely Lisbon

Lisbon is a city that really has it all; great food, great weather, great bars, great people! The sun had his/her hat on the entire time during our visit, a welcome treat from the gloomy April Showers we had left at home in the British Isles. It is a relatively small city, and while the … Continue reading Photo Diary: Lovely, lovely Lisbon

April Abroad Lisbon Europe Travel

Turning 24: A Very Portuguese Birthday

Cost: £££££ Weather: 🌞⛅🌞 Novelty factor: 🏰 + 🍻 Despite being a short 2.5 hour plane journey away, I had somehow never visited any part of Portugal. Finally, in the last few days of my 23rd year, I managed to make it to Portugal; Lisbon, to be specific! Joined by my sister Beth and friend Claudia, I … Continue reading Turning 24: A Very Portuguese Birthday

April Abroad Smiley Penang Malaysia Asia

More of Malaysia: Kuala Lumpur, Penang & Langkawi

Cost: £££££ Weather: 🌞 + 🌩️ Novelty factor: 🏖️ + 🍜🍜🍜 Having found my previous five-month stint in Asia (#namedrop) to be more than a little challenging, I never could have predicted flying back exactly one year later. But sure enough, I was to return in January 2017, exactly twelve months after my trip to Vietnam, … Continue reading More of Malaysia: Kuala Lumpur, Penang & Langkawi

Lollapalooza Berlin Festival April Abroad

Lollapalooza Berlin: A Weekend in Deutschland

Cost: £££££ Weather: 🌞🌞🌞 Novelty factor: 🌭 + 🍺 This weekend I went to the German edition of Lollapalooza, I had the best time and I think you should definitely go next year. The weather was glorious, (30+ degrees every day) the line up had a bit of just about everything, and Berlin is amazing. Lollapalooza is an American export which originated in … Continue reading Lollapalooza Berlin: A Weekend in Deutschland

April Abroad Copenhagen Denmark Europe City Break

Dreamy Denmark: Four Days in Copenhagen

Cost: £££££ Weather: 🌞 + ☔ Novelty factor: ☕ + 🚲 In what can only be described as tremendously out of character, I found myself pretty unprepared for my latest trip to Copenhagen. Other than a brief Google search of 'Nordic Delicacies' I was basically clueless. A group of four friends and I had been interested in visiting the Danish capital, … Continue reading Dreamy Denmark: Four Days in Copenhagen

A Guide to Penang Street Food

Cost: £££££ Weather: 🌞 🌞 🌞 Novelty factor: 🍜 + ⛱ Street food has become a way of life for me over the last four months. At home al fresco dining is a novelty, be it from a hipster food truck or a market stall. In Asia it is the norm. If you're hungry and on a backpacker budget the … Continue reading A Guide to Penang Street Food