Travel blog & tips on a budget from a 30 year old blogger

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London Calling

Posted: September 21, 2011

I have been living in London for over 17 years and I have never written a post on the places to see or visit while I have been here.  Therefore over the course of this blog, I will be sharing with you the best things to do in London, whether that be going out to…

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Weekend trip to Amsterdam

Posted: September 3, 2011

A few weeks ago, a couple of friends and I went to Amsterdam for the weekend.  We got a really good deal, flights and hotel for two nights was ₤255 only. We stayed in the NH Hotel in central Amsterdam, the location is perfect Below are the top five areas I would recommend to visit: 1)…

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Notting Hill Carnival

Posted: August 29, 2011

The Notting Hill Carnival is in its 47th year and this year it took place on Sunday the 28th and Monday the 29th of August, over the bank holiday weekend.  I went to Notting Hill before, but as I was living in Fulham and had a few months left in London, I thought I would…

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Paris for the weekend – Bastille Day

Posted: July 24, 2011

For Bastille Day, I went to Paris to visit some friends. London to Paris is so quick on the Eurostar.  I booked mine three months ago and the ticket was 140 pounds. If you book well in advance, you can get a ticket for as low as 85 pounds return. I stayed with a friend…

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