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A fun day out in Edinburgh, some hidden gems, hints and tips

I love Edinburgh.  Okay, the weather can be a hit or a miss but there is absolutely no denying that it is a stunning city to visit with so much to offer.  I was recently…

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The coolest 4 star hotel in Edinburgh?

In chapter 5 of my book, I write about a hotel called The Bonham.  Edinburgh’s first ever boutique hotel, which for years was dubbed ‘the coolest hotel in the city’.  I worked there for 7…

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Bonnie Prince Charlie meets The Royal Yacht Britannia

Why is it that when we go to new Cities and Countries we do it in style?  We wouldn’t dream of missing out on top visitor attractions.  The first day I spent in Melbourne, I…

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Thoughts on our Edinburgh Zoo family membership

There’s no place like home.  I love my home comforts: our coffee machine, books and magazines, comfy sofas, all the kids toys, and (mostly) WiFi on tap.  Like anything in life though it is about…

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