Monthly Archives: September 2013

Last stop: Dubai.

I’m not going to lie. When Pete first suggested a stop-over in Dubai for our trip, I was pretty much terrified. I’d heard you couldn’t kiss in public, and that you shouldn’t wear singlets – even heard stories of people being asked to ‘cover up’ when dining in local restaurants. I’m a creature of comfort,…
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Zurich & Lucerne, Switzerland

I sit at a desk most days. Well, I work when I can (the challenges of being a work-from-home Mum). But when I am working, I work at a desk. Behind my monitor is a beige wall. To my left is a window. Outside the window is a timber fence. To my right is another…
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Munich, Germany

Who would plan to have a lovely family holiday in Munich with a 14-month old, around the time of Oktoberfest? Us!!!! Of course it wasn’t our intention to partake in the beer hall mayhem, or the beer-chugging sing-alongs. We visited Munich to reunite with our beautiful friends – and dare I say Family – the…
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Venice, Italy

One piece of advice for you, if you’re considering or planning to travel to Venice. Get lost. No, seriously, get lost. Step out of the main alleys and purposely get yourself lost. Then I want you to look at every door you pass. Aren’t they amazing? Look at how the paint is chipping off that…
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Italy: Rome

I will never believe I was here. I know that I will look back on this city, this country & this continent – and it will never feel real to me. Each time I sift through these images, even though I can see myself in them – immersed in sights and cultures – I will…
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