In Cuba during Hurricane Irma
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Hurricane Irma: Down and Out in Cuba

  Friday 8th September Usually sayings aren’t to be taken literally but as I walked around Trinidad this afternoon under the scorching heat, it was like the calm before the storm. It seemed like a normal sunny day but a foreboding sense of dread cast a shadow across the town and the faces of people…

Schonbrunn Palace in Vienna
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Vienna – The Definition of Elegance

Vienna is the Audrey Hepburn of capital cities: elegant, sophisticated, beautiful and glamorous. Commonly associated with opera and imperial history, few places compare with its grand museums, art nouveau architecture, open courtyards, cobbled streets and alabaster buildings glimmering with gold. Vienna is incredibly easy on the eye, almost like the whole city was built by…

Photo in Kiev - Blog on University, interning and travelling.
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University, Interning and (Not So Much) Travel.

On University When I started uni last September I predicted my travels would take a nose dive and the time I had for blogging would take an even bigger nose dive. Both predictions have turned out to be true. But has a life less travelled been any less interesting? You’d think so, but no. That’s…

The Three Brothers in Riga's Old Town
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Riga, What’s Not to Love?

My first impressions of Riga, Latvia’s capital city, are certainly good. Beautiful, walkable, affordable, cultural, historical – what’s not to love? Accidentally, I could not have gone at a better time too, the sun played out from morning til dusk over the course of four days while the country celebrated a National holiday too. Every…

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