Posts Tagged ‘fun’

St-Malo sea views

10 things to do in St-Malo on a short break

We recently had the pleasure of being whisked away to Brittany in France where we fully got to grips with the top things to do in St-Malo. From riding around expansive hilltop parks on segways (or sedge-ways as Alex calls them) to sipping champagne in a cafe with a multitude of creepy puppets for company, small […] Read more…


I lost my heart in Harajuku

This guest post was written by Poppy Foster – here’s how our resident Japan-ophile reckons you should spend your time in Harajuku, Tokyo… There’s nothing I love more than shopping. Ok, so maybe Hello Kitty, tattoos and tomato ketchup are up there… but otherwise it comes out top. And Harajuku simply couldn’t be a more […] Read more…

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Travellers Vs Tourists – Who Really Cares?

Alex Garland’s The Beach gained fame as the bible that launched a thousand bright-eyed and bushy-tailed young things – sending them (back-)packing off to Asia in their droves. But for those out there that maybe haven’t read the book, it might surprise you to hear that it’s more of a satirical glimpse at traveller culture… A […] Read more…

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Life is like a holiday cocktail

We’re all familiar with the classic Forrest Gump quote, “My mama always said, ‘Life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.’ You can never really top that quote! But have you ever thought about those fancy cocktails that you sip on on holiday or while traveling? Well, those alcoholic […] Read more…

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