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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 [...]

Hill Holt Wood

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 [...]

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A perfect day in London for two for under £100

London is expensive. There is no denying it. You can easily swallow up a few hundred pounds in London without even thinking about it. But there are ways of having a fun filled day out in London, with new experiences, tasty treats and adventure without spending a fortune. ‘ICE’ Currency Exchange tasked me with planning [...]

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Tell us about your flying memories and WIN a camera

Anyone fancy winning a camera? Well in all honestly I could do with winning one myself after recently breaking mine… again… *accident prone!* …But instead I have teamed up with Flying 100 Years to give away a camera as part of their 100 Years of Flying celebrations. Can you believe we have been flying commercially for [...]

Blue Lagoon Iceland

The Blue Lagoon – The Perfect Place to be in a Storm

We left The President’s House and pushed our way through the crazy wind and back onto the bus. We had one final stop on our short tour or Iceland before we got our flight back to the UK. The stop we had all been waiting for, one of the top 25 wonders of the world, [...]