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Top 10 things to do in Oslo

Earlier this year my friend Swatee and I visited wonderful Norway for a weekend in Oslo. On top of the ultimate highlight of dogsledding, we spent a couple of days enjoying the highlights of Oslo city centre. Below my favourite travel partner Swatee shares here top 10 things to do in Oslo… Guest post by [...]

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Tips to help you keep entertained in the airport.

I always quite enjoy a trip to the airport, primarily because it means I am off on holiday. Filled with excitement for the holiday ahead and probably feeling inadvertently loaded with all my pennies ready for the holiday ahead. Needless to say I often blow my budget before I’ve got on the plane, getting excited [...]

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Dog sledding with Beito Husky Tours

Last month I ticked off one of my top bucket list items and it was every bit as exciting, adventurous and special as I expected. Dog sledding truly was one of the most spectacular experiences of my life! I was told that dog sledding from Oslo wasn’t possible, you need to be further north where [...]

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Tips for choosing a ski resort in 2015

Choosing a ski resort can be a challenging and stressful experience. There are so many across Europe and beyond to choose from and each come with their own array of positives and pitfalls. I have never been skiing outside Europe and before a couple of years ago had never skied outside France… for me the [...]

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The 12 volunteering days of Christmas

The last few days have been a mad rush of buying, shopping, spending… fighting! Seriously what has happened in this world that people are fighting over saving a few pounds on a telly or in the case of America people actually being shot and stabbed to save dollars on Black Friday. It saddens me that [...]

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My five top Microadventures in the UK

I have been following Alistair Humphrey’s microadventures for a while and can’t think of a better way for people to enjoy their home country without breaking the bank: Sleeping under the stars, long walks in your surrounding area, canoeing down the river for a day or even camping in your back yard. There is so [...]