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Favourite Place, Cliffs of Moher

Favourite Place, Cliffs of Moher

The Cliffs of Moher was the first “big” sight I saw when I was in Ireland! I was lucky enough to have my dad come with me for a week when I moved to Dublin for my Masters, and we decided to take a trip […]

The Beauty of the Aran Islands, Travel Thursday

The Beauty of the Aran Islands, Travel Thursday

We all have different things we like to see when we travel. Some of us like to hike mountains, some of us like to shop in the luxury district, some of us like to spend our days wandering through bookshops. However, I think that we […]

My February 2019 UK Travel Plans- Update I

My February 2019 UK Travel Plans- Update I

It’s official- my February 2019 UK travel plans are locked in, my trip is booked! I leave Winnipeg on February 8th (arriving in London on the 9th) and fly back home on the 24th, meaning that I will have 15 full days there to enjoy it. […]

How to Build Your Travel Itinerary

How to Build Your Travel Itinerary

I like to believe that at some point in our lives, we will all have the chance to take the trip of our dreams and travel exactly where we want to- however, it can be incredibly overwhelming once you realise that you are actually going. […]

Local Traveller? Travel Thursday

Local Traveller? Travel Thursday

While it is incredibly exciting (and sometimes jealousy inducing) to follow along with travel bloggers who traverse the world and never seem to land back in the regular, “boring” lives that most of us live in, I’ve come to realise that a lot can be […]

5 Castles You Have to Visit, Travel Thursday

5 Castles You Have to Visit, Travel Thursday

Although my travel experience isn’t the widest in the world, I have been fortunate enough to see many of the places and things on my bucket list! I’ve decided to start a new travel series with 5 of my top recommendations in different categories- I […]

How to Deal With a Let-Down City

How to Deal With a Let-Down City

Once you start travelling, you will realise that there are going to be places that let you down. For whatever reason, you don’t connect with it and it leaves you wondering “why on earth did I ever chose to come to this stupid place” while […]

The British Museum, Travel Thursday

The British Museum, Travel Thursday

Ah, the British Museum. Possibly the best and most engaging museum in the world, free and otherwise. Yes, I am an historian and that probably means that I am biased, but I truly believe that there is something for everyone there. Incredibly easy to find […]

Graduate Work Abroad, Travel Thursday

Graduate Work Abroad, Travel Thursday

After chatting with Katie, I’ve been thinking about my Masters! I did my MA in Irish History at University College Dublin, and had the good fortune to live in Dublin for a full year. I travelled a lot, made some new friends, and was able […]

Seattle Public Library, Travel Thursday

Seattle Public Library, Travel Thursday

The Seattle Public Library is a quite a dominating building, which is impressive given that it is surrounded by several skyscrapers. Although it is only 11 stories, compared to the seventy or more around it, it’s a very cool and modern building that is worth […]