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How to see the Cotswolds without a car

This tour was gifted by Tourist England The Cotswolds is hands down one of the most beautiful parts of the UK. Picture perfect villages, babbling brooks and cottages that are worthy of starring in a rom com. The only problem with the Cotswolds is that public transport is essentially non-existent there, and given that the […]

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Lets get down to business: my favourite rides at Disney World Florida

I like to think of Disney World as one of those corporate personality tests. You arrive fresh faced and full of hope, and leave crushed by the stark openness of your soul laid bare. In other words, it really helps you figure out what you like in a park ride. We spent ten days in […]

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One Kiwi: In need of a big dumb Disney holiday

2017 was a rough one for me, I was burnt out, unhappy and my hair would not behave no matter what I did. I needed a break, a big dumb holiday with zero thinking and a lot of magic. I know I live close to Europe which has history, and art and the best pizza […]

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What is the best age to take your kids to Disney World?

In Disney you spend a significant amount of time in queues. You queue for security, you queue for the monorail, you queue to get in, you queue for Starbucks and then of course there are the rides. I have been in the UK now for 6 years, so I am totally ok with queuing – […]

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Turns out I ski better drunk (but probably not)

It snowed in London last week, did anyone tell you? There was the initial sparkling magic, then the commuter panic and now the recriminations about why weren’t better prepared. Just the normal British weather cycle really. In the midst of it all I was scheduled to go to a snow themed event that had been […]

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I need to talk about Hap Cameron

My lovely cousin recommended a book to me when I was home over Christmas:  Hap Working the World. The book is about a Kiwi guy who had a life mission to work on every continent of the world before he turned 30. It took me a while to get started on it because I thought […]

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